Alies Poetri Lintangsari

Alies Poetri Lintangsari is a disability support coordinator at the Center for Disability Studies and Services, Brawijaya University, where she advocates for students with disabilities to access higher education. She is also a lecturer for the university’s English Language Education Program in the Faculty of Cultural Studies.

High university drop-out rates for deaf students point to the need for education in their mother tongue, writes Alies Poetri Lintangsari.