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Join us for a first look at our new and expanded home.
Hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be served, and you will have the opportunity to mix and mingle with our board, staff and other stakeholders.

We would love to see you there!

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Join us for a first look at our new and expanded home.
Hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be served, and you will have the opportunity to mix and mingle with our board, staff and other stakeholders.

We would love to see you there!

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Today, the Aspiritech team said goodbye to our veteran autism specialist Marc Lazar. Here is a video clip from the surprise party we threw him at the Aspiritech office.

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Awakening the Autism Entrepreneur Workshop
Chicago, Sept. 16 and 17th, 2016

Aspiritech will be participating in this event.

This is a great opportunity!

For more info or to register, click here:
http://awakeningworkshopchicago.pagedemo.co/

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Come to Rockin' the Spirit in support of Aspiritech on September 24th, 7:30-11:30 PM. The event will feature live entertainment from Nonprofit Band and Aaron Freeman as Honorary Master of Ceremony.
In addition to the great music and entertainment, ticket prices include buffet dinner, complimentary soft drinks, raffle, and auction. Cash bar available.

Aspiritech is a nonprofit organization with a mission to provide a path for individuals on the autism spectrum to realize their potential through gainful employment. For more information go to www.aspiritech.org.
Proceeds from this event will be used to provide a fourth year of Aspiritech's Stepping Up & Out program which provides social opportunities and training to more than 70 individuals on the autism spectrum from across Chicagoland.

Purchase tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rockin-the-spirit-tickets-26733949964?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing

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Great story on Aspiritech on ABC 7 Chicago!

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Great article about Aspiritech in the Chicago Tribune!

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Great story about Aspiritech in The Daily North Shore!

Turning Autism Spectrum Strengths Into Jobs

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Tomorrow is our big SOLD OUT autism event with Steve Silberman! This event is sponsored by Aspiritech, www.aspiritech.org
Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Lab at Northwestern University, (ndl.northwestern.edu ) and the AARTS Center at Rush, www.rush.edu/autism

IMPORTANT: If you have tickets and are no longer able to attend, please change your RSVP immediately so others with standing tickets can have seats.

In addition to our keynote presentation and panel discussion, there will be a small resource fair, promoting services for adults on the autism spectrum.

The resource fair will include the following representatives:

The Autistic Self Advocacy Network Website: autisticadvocacy.org

Aspire Website: aspirechicago.com

Autism Speaks Website: autismspeaks.org

The Center for Enriched Living Website: centerforenrichedliving.org

Easter Seals Website: easterseals.com/chicago HarrysButtons.com at Easter Seals Metropolitan Chicago

Have Dreams Website: havedreams.org

JJ's List/No Boundries Search, Inc. search-inc.org
ComEd Ambassadors

The PACE Program at National Louis University: Website:nl.edu/paceatnlu

PEERS Chicago Website: www.peerschicago.com

UCP Seguin of Greater Chicago Websites: seguin.org / ucpnet.org

Urban Autism Solutions /Julie and Michael Tracy Family Foundation 
jmtf.org

Center for Independent Futures Website:http://www.independentfutures.com/
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In celebration of Autism Awareness Month, Aspiritech, NUCASLL and the Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Laboratory at Northwestern University, and the AARTS Center at Rush University invite the public to join us as we host Steve Silberman, author of Neurotribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity, a New York Times bestseller and winner of the 2015 Samuel Johnson Prize for non-fiction. 

Following Steve Silberman’s presentation, he will be joined by a panel to discuss “Looking ahead; expanding opportunities for transitioning youth and adults on the autism spectrum.” The panel will be moderated by Ann Hermes-Tudor, LCSW, Rush University; and will include Steve Silberman; Rachel Loftin, PhD, Rush University; Molly Losh, PhD, Northwestern University; Brenda Weitzberg, Aspiritech; and Ron Brix, Aspiritech. Also included: Resource fair, networking opportunity and light refreshments.CEs will be available.

This event is FREE! First come, first served...event is open to first 200 who register!

Registration link is here: 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/steve-silberman-talk-and-panel-discussion-tickets-20973992777?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing

Additionally, if you are interested in having a table at the resource fair, please email Brenda Weitzberg at brenda@aspiritech.org.
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