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Today's Announcements

Only new announcements appear here. Announcements that are rerun, appear below in Previous Postings.

Kendall Student Introduces the First Lady at the White House

Ten KDES students went to the White House on January 21, with second grade teacher Akilah English and KDES principal Debbie Trapani for a "Let's Read, Let's Move!" event hosted by the U.S. Department of Education. Second grader Tristan Macfadden even got to introduce First Lady Michelle Obama!

MSSD Invites You to Winter Dance Concert: On the Beat

Audiences will experience a myriad of dance styles, including jazz, modern, ballet, funk, African, hip-hop, emotional, and contact improvisation, as expressed by talented MSSD dancers and a variety of professional guest companies.

"I Have a Dream" Shabbat Dinner

What would you sacrifice to repair the world? What did Martin Luther King, Jr. have in common with the Jewish leaders who fought for civil rights with him? Come enjoy a delicious Shabbat dinner and stay to ask big questions, understand others, and understand yourself. Come out and join us on Friday, January 30 at SAC Flex AB -- (next to the Marketplace).

National Academic Bowl Competition Committee/Volunteer

Youth Programs and Outreach Department proudly presents the 19th Annual National Academic Bowl Competition. This event will be happening through the weekend of April 25-28!

Psychology Research Conference: Call for Abstracts

The Gallaudet University Psi Chi chapter is hosting a Psychology Research Conference called “Exploring Psychology Tracks”. The purpose of this conference is to support the development of ethically and socially responsible members and leaders in the psychology field, and to educate one another about specific underserved populations.

Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Who loves research? We do! If you would like to discuss your class assignments and/or your individual research, an IRB member will be happy to meet with you to discuss the IRB process.

The J.M.K. Innovation Prize

Apply for the J.M.K Innovation Prize!

Recruiting 4 and 7-Year Old Children!

This experiment measures visual attention and brain activity in children. While your child sees words and sign language videos, an eye tracking machine will measure your child’s eye gaze, and a functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy machine (fNIRS) will measure your child’s brain activity.

Are Some ASL Lexical Signs Thousands of Years Old? - DOI Colloquium Series Lecture

You are invited to a Department of Interpretation Colloquium Series lecture entitled "Are Some ASL Lexical Signs Thousands of Years Old?, by Dr. Keith Cagle on Friday, February 6 from 12-1:30 p.m. in MLC-B111.

Huge Poster Sale

Huge Poster Sale on January 26 and 27 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room.

Today's Events

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International Signs

This Spring semester, the Department of Interpretation is offering a Special Topic course of International Signs (IS) on Wednesday's from 1:00 TO 3:50 p.m. Some seating spaces are still available. The course is designed to introduce the students to International Signs (IS). The course will discuss the systematic investigation with the use of language, the use of hands, and parts of the body in communication and cognition.

Managing Google Sites

How to create and manage sites using your Gallaudet email

Faculty Senate meeting

The Faculty Senate will meet from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. in JSAC, Room 1010.

Previous Postings
If you missed an announcement the first time it appeared, you can find it here.

State of the University Address by President Hurwitz

The campus community is invited to the annual State of the University Address by President Hurwitz on Tuesday, January 27, at Elstad Auditorium from 12:30 to 1 p.m.

Vlog from the Presidential Search Advisory Committee

PSAC 2014 member and SBG President Andrew Morrill shares updates on the presidential search process. Captions, visual descriptions, and transcripts are provided in the video summary.

Gallaudet Staff Council to host first Staff Professional Development Workshop: Leadership for Change with Dr. Francis Duffy

The Gallaudet Staff Council Staff Development and Welfare Committee will host a professional development workshop for staff entitled "Leadership for Change" with Dr. Francis M. Duffy, professor and program director of the Master of Public Administration program in the Department of Government and Public Affairs on Tuesday, Feb. 3 from 9 a.m. to noon.

LGBTQ Scholarship Fund Luncheon

The Rainbow Society will be hosting their first ever luncheon event for Faculty and staff members who are interested in supporting the new LGBTQ scholarship fund.

Special ASL Gatherings Week!

Announcement for a special ASL Gathering in the E-Learning Center

Synetic Theater Workshop: 'The Rest is Silence'

Students interested in participating in a silent Shakespeare theater workshop sponsored by the CAS Dean's Office on February 27 should contact Professor Jill Bradbury by February 2.

Deaf Adult ASL signers needed for study of signed languages in the brain

We invite you to participate in a research project (1.5 hours, paid $20 per hour) studying signed languages in the brain.

Changes in Microsoft Licensing for Gallaudet University

Microsoft has updated their product offerings and licensing options for academic institutions. Please take a moment to learn more about these updates and take advantage of the offerings now available for personal and institutional use.

Diversity Dialogue: "Black Lives Matter"

In the wake of the events in Ferguson, Missouri; New York City; Ohio; and elsewhere, the Office of Diversity and Equity for Students is planning a series of presentations and dialogues on the theme of "Black Lives Matter". We will invite local and national leaders in law enforcement, civil rights, community organization, and higher education to present on the impact of these recent events at the individual, family, community, national, and global levels.

ASLPI Scheduling

ASLPI Scheduling for Spring 2015

Huge Poster Sale

Huge Poster Sale on January 26 and 27 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room.

Men's Soccer Team Meeting

The Gallaudet University men's soccer program will hold a team meeting on Wednesday, January 28 at 5 p.m. in the Field House, G-41 team meeting room. The meeting is required for all interested GU students who would like to participate in the 2015 season. There will be non-traditional practices in the spring of 2015 before the program returns to varsity status in the fall of 2015.

Gallaudet Honors Advantage

Video of the GU Honors Advantage is now available

JumpStart 2015 Summer Job Positions Available

JumpStart 2015 Peer Counselors and Interns

School Psychology Program

Graduating this spring? Not sure what to study? Do you want to change the world? How about working with deaf children? How about School Psychology?

International Development MA Program

Come and learn more about the International Development MA Program!

10th Anniversary Deaf Women of Color Conference

10th Anniversary of the Deaf Women of Color Conference

Siena School for Liberal Arts Study Abroad (Italy)

Gallaudet University students who are interested in study travel opportunities at the Siena School in Italy can find information about the summer 2015 program.

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