Michelle Schwartz is the Instructional Design and Research Strategist for Ryerson University’s Learning & Teaching Office where she supports open access education and Universal Design for Learning (UDL). She is a research fellow within Ryerson’s Centre for Digital Humanities where she co-directs Lesbian and Gay Liberation in Canada, a digital humanities research project that is building an interactive digital resource for the study of LGBT history in Canada. She is also an editor for Shameless Magazine, an independent Canadian voice for young women and trans youth.