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Nefertiti Matos Olivares graduated NYISE in 2003. She is a voice artist who specializes in audio description narration. She spoke to our students about her life, experiences, and career. Most recently, she did the live audio description at the 2024 Oscars, and national recognition for her work in an accessible Superbowl Commercial! * This event was part of our Student Wellness Works Program. Student Wellness Works is made possible through a generous grant from the Mother Cabrini Health Foundation. Named after a tireless advocate for immigrants, children, and the poor, the Mother Cabrini Health Foundation funds programs and initiatives across New York State that either provide direct healthcare services or address the social determinants of health. For more information, visit

2 women stand in an auditorium
A woman speaks at a podium in an auditorium
A crowd is sitting in an auditorium
a woman speaks at a podium
A girl in an audience is raising her hand to the woman at a podium
a woman speaks at a podium to an audience in an auditorium
A girl and a woman both with white canes stand together in an auditorium