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Notes from Human Resources Services

The Office of Human Resources Services announces faculty and staff members who reached employment milestones in August.

Today's Announcements

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

Fiscal Year End 2014 Process

Attention Budget Unit Heads, the end of the current fiscal year is quickly approaching, please make sure you are familiar with the year-end processes.

Art Signs gallery talk in ASL at Smithsonian American Art Museum

Art Signs gallery guides Erikson Young and Felece Steele will discuss works in the museums Early Modernism and Folk Art galleries on Thursday, September 18 at 5:30 p.m.

Seeking research participants who are parents of children who are deaf with additional special needs

Parents of children who are deaf with additional special needs (e.g., ADHD, Autism) are invited to participate in a research study about social skills. This research is coordinated by Angela Turner, a predoctoral student in Gallaudet's Clinical Psychology Program.

Volunteers Needed at KDES

Love working with children? Come volunteer on Tuesday, October 16 at our Back-to-School Night from 6-8 p.m.

DistrictCreate Meeting: "What's Coming Next to Creative Cloud for Video"

Video Services hosts DistrictCreate Meeting: "What's Coming Next to Creative Cloud for Video" featuring Adobe's Dave Helmly on Thursday, September 25.

Weight Watchers at Work Program

Human Resources Services (HRS) is offering a 2nd session of the Weight Watchers at Work Program from September 22 through December 15.

Gallaudet @ H Street Festival

Gallaudet will be participating in the H Street Festival in a variety of ways; come join the fun on Saturday, September 20!

ASP bratwurst at the H Street Festival!

The Alpha Sigma Pi fraternity will be selling theiry famous bratwurst at the H Street Festival on Saturday, September 20. Show your Gallaudet ID and get $1 off!

Boomerang Cafe

Student operated Cafe at LLHR6

Modified Computer Order Process

After a thorough evaluation of past bulk orders and various feedback, GTS has decided to discontinue the bi-annual bulk order process in favor of an “on-demand” purchase.

ASL Gatherings!

Fall 2014 ASL Gatherings for Faculty and Staff!

Today's Events

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Constitution Day Panel: Voting, ID laws & People with Disabilities

Karen Terhune and David Penna will discuss their research on the Constitution, voters with disabilities and voter identification laws. The discussion will take place at noon in the JSAC Java Corner.

Free showings of "No Ordinary Hero: The SuperDeafy Movie"

Two free showings of "No Ordinary Hero: The SuperDeafy Movie" are being offered to the Gallaudet community and public on the evenings of September 17 and 18.

Chief Diversity Officer (CDO) forum

The university will host a series of forums, September 16-19, guided by professional facilitators, to give the community an opportunity to explore various options as to the charge of the CDO such as areas of responsibility, oversight, and organizational structure within the Office of the CDO.

Multicultural Curriculum Transformation (MCT) Institute Report-Outs: Introductory and Advanced Groups

A series of panel sessions by full time faculty and Clerc Center teachers who were selected as Multicultural Educational Fellows for last June's Multicultural Curriculum Transformation Institute (MCTI) will report out on their work from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., in JSAC Multipurpose Room.

Constitution Day

Constitution Day commemorates the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution by thirty-nine brave men on September 17, 1787.

Previous Postings
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Innovative Educators Webinar: How to Increase Student Success with Intrusive Academic Advising

Faculty Advisors and Academic Advisors are invited to attend a webinar on "Intrusive Academic Advising: An Effective Strategy to Increase Student Success" on Thursday, September 18 at 3 p.m. in SLCC 1011. Captioning will be provided.

Call for facilitators - ASL Gatherings needs leaders!

ASL Gatherings for faculty and staff have begun for fall 2014 and we are looking for new facilitators!

Seminar: Religious Diversity and Tolerance

Dr. Kirk VanGilder will give a seminar on "Religious Diversity and Tolerance" as part on an ongoing series of Student Success Seminars, on Thursday, September 18 at 7 p.m. in JSAC Multipurpose Room.

Conference: "Educating for Equity and Excellence: Multicultural Transformation Across the Curriculum"

On Thursday, September 18 and Friday, September 19, the university is hosting a conference entitled "Educating for Equity and Excellence: Multicultural Transformation Across the Curriculum" featuring nationally renowned keynote speakers, workshops, and concurrent sessions focused on implementing Student Learning Outcomes (SLO) 3.

Mr. Ronald Edward 'Ed' Rush passes away

Mr. Ronald Edward 'Ed' Rush, father of Dr. Lauri Rush, director of Counseling and Psychological Services, passed away on Friday, September 5.

Piñata-Making Workshop

COME AND MAKE YOUR OWN PINATA! September 30, 2014 12:30-1:30 p.m. JSAC MPR

Like and follow the Department on Education on Facebook and Twitter!

Want to know what's happening with Department of Education at Gallaudet? Like and follow us on Facebook and Twitter for updates!

MSCHE Task Force Seeks Input on Progress

MSCHE Periodic Review Task Force members are currently seeking input on progress on recommendations made in Gallaudet's 2013 Self-Study.

Welcome back from eLearning and Web Authoring.

Now that the semester has started and things have begun to settle down, we wanted to take a minute to welcome you back to campus!

Southwest Airlines promotional rates out of Reagan National

Southwest Airlines is offering reduced fares on flights out of Reagan National Airport from now until February 2, 2015 on flights booked with Travel On or via Deem@work online.

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