The Gallaudet University men's and women's swimming and diving program will have a "kickoff meeting" for anyone interested in joining the team for the 2015-16 season. All returning swimmers and divers are required to attend as well. The meeting will be held in the Field House, today (Tuesday, September 1) from 5-7 p.m. in the G-41 team meeting room.
Black deaf participants are needed to complete a survey on the Study of Black Deaf Lived and Educational Experiences Project. The project seeks black and deaf faculty, staff, and students to share their lived and educational experiences, including school, identity, culture, church and community.
Savvy Assistants, LLC, is hosting a Paint and Wine Night event to raise funds for the Children's Instructional Summer Program (CISP), which will make its come back to Gallaudet University in the summer of 2016. The event is scheduled for Saturday, September 26, from 6-10 p.m. in the JSAC Multipurpose Room.
The commuter lounge, in the basement of the Ely Center, is for students living off-campus who need a place to rest, study, do homework, access computers and email, use a microwave, and secure valuables in lockers.
The Gallaudet University women's basketball program will hold a team meeting on Thursday, Sept. 3, at 8 p.m. in the Field House G-41 team meeting room. The meeting is required for all returners from last year's team and new students interested in participating during the 2015-16 season. The first practice is October 15.
The Technology Access Program (TAP) at Gallaudet University is looking for deaf or hard of hearing individuals to participate in a one-hour study that will allow TTY users to communicate with friends and family members who do not use TTYs using new software. Participants will receive $20.
Gallaudet’s Office of Research Support and International Affairs (RSIA) welcomed 29 international students from 15 countries to Gallaudet for the fall 2015 semester. Twenty-seven of the students attended International Student Orientation, hosted by RSIA, August 25 to 27.
The conference, scheduled for October 9-10, will be discussed at this open forum for students, staff and faculty. Participate in this wonderful opportunity to learn about and support international deaf and hard of hearing people.
If you are looking for a way to "distress," Yoga NoMa is offering weekly yoga classes in ASL, taught by a deaf yoga instructor, on Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m.- 8:45 p.m., and Saturdays, 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. The studio is located at 1200 First Street, NE.
BlueCross and BlueShield will provide a Lunch and Learn on "Cholesterol Education," Wednesday, September 9, 2015, from noon to 1 p.m. at SAC 1011. Come and learn more on how to manage your cholesterol.
The National Association of the Deaf will host a tailgate event, Saturday, September 19, at 3 p.m. at RFK Stadium, prior to the DC United soccer game versus Columbus Crew SC, which will start at 7 p.m.
APS will provide an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) orientation on Tuesday, September 22, from noon to 1 p.m. at SAC 1011. Come and learn more about what EAP is and how you can benefit from them. Dessert will be provided.
Want to learn more about the EAP services that APS provides? Come to the EAP orientation on Thursday, September 24, 2015, at SAC 1011 from noon to 1 p.m., and from 4-5 p.m. You will be able to learn more about the EAP program and what they provide.
National Depression Screening Day (NDSD) is an opportunity to learn more about depression, treatment, and how to help a friend. During the event you will be able to get more information, view “A Reason to Live”, and take a free anonymous screening with a trained counselor.