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Presentation: Deaf Education and Policy in Peru

Holly Wissler, PhD., will discuss education for deaf children in Peru and the changing government policies impacting their experience on Wednesday, October 29 from noon to 1 p.m. in HMB 220W.

Campus traffic and parking modifications forHomecoming

Homecoming is Saturday, October 25. There will be temporary lifting of zone parking restrictions, gate openings, and some road closures.

Changes to spam filtering Gmail feature

On Monday, October 27, GTS will be working with Google to begin our transition from Postini to Google Apps spam and virus protection.

Memorial Service for Rebecca Sloan Layton

A memorial service for Rebecca Sloan Layton, a senior from Seymour, Tennessee will be held on Tuesday, November 11, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in JSAC Multipurpose Room.

Deaf History Lecture Series

Dr. Emily Shaw will be the guest speaker in the Deaf History Lecture Series on November 5, in the SLCC Atrium at Gallaudet University from noon to 1 p.m.

Fall 2014 @ClercCenter magazine now available.

Enjoy our latest edition of @ClercCenter, with 28 full-color pages highlighting our two areas of service--one to the nation and one to our demonstration schools, Kendall Demonstration Elementary School and the Model Secondary School for the Deaf.

Support a deaf child in Guatemala to go to camp

A camp for deaf youth will be held in Guatemala during Thanksgiving week with volunteers from Gallaudet. Contributions are needed to support deaf youth to attend the camp.

VL2 Student Network Lecture Series: Dr. Regina Nuzzo

Dr. Regina Nuzzo, a professor in the Department of Mathematics, will present "Avoiding The Perils of P-Values" on Friday, October 24 from 2 to 3 p.m. in SLCC, Room 1103.

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Flu shots Available at SHS

Flu shots available at SHS


A world premiere musical about the 1890s culture war that changed the life of every Deaf person in America. Showtime 7:30 p.m.

Previous Postings
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5 Questions People Always Want to Ask the Transsexual (but shouldn't) (but I'll answer some of them anyway).

Visiting lecturer, performer, and storyteller S. Bear Bergman asks the questions that trans* people constantly get asked - and then turns them inside out and upside down, showing what's behind them (and how they perpetuate certain myths), on his way to helping audiences gain some real understanding of what trans* lives and experiences are all about. Tuesday, October 28, noon-2 p.m., Foster Auditorium.

Trick or Treasure for Kids

Trick or Treasure for Kids on October 31, 2014.

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

2014 - 2015 Colloquium Series Lecture presents "Are Some ASL Lexical Signs Thousands of Years Old? - DOI Colloquium Series Lecture" by Dr. Keith Cagle.

Call for Talent (ASL Video Work)

Seeking talent for ASL instructional videos (paid work).

Purple Thursday, October 23rd: DAWN organization

DAWN organization: Purple Thursday: Domestic Violence Awareness Day.

Passing of Nancy Bowling Harrelson

Nancy Bowling Harrelson, mother of Department of Interpretation faculty member Paul Harrelson, passed away on Sepember 28, 2014 at the age of 87.

Sixth Annual Alumnae Panel

Gallaudet's DST402 (Deaf Women's Studies) is hosting the Sixth Annual Alumnae Panel in where panelists share their experiences as female Gallaudet students.

Sixth Street Development Update

Fred Weiner, assistant vice president, administration, will present an update on the development of the Gallaudet-owned property alongside Sixth Street at 12:30 p.m. in the JSAC Multipurpose Room.

Community Members Invited to View NoMa Underpass Finalist Designs

Community members can view the designs online and provide feedback; or view a presentation of the proposed designs in the Lobby at 1200 First Street, NE, from October 14 - 17, 2014 during business hours, and provide your feedback through a paper form.

Undergraduate open house

The Office of Admissions will host an undergraduate open house for prospective students on Monday, November 10.

Two EDU online courses offered spring semester

Both EDU 772: Classroom management and EDU773: Home-School Continuum will be offered next spring at Gallaudet.

VISIBLE LANGUAGE - tickets for Gallaudet students

Information about student tickets for this world premiere musical about the 1890s culture war that changed the life of every Deaf person in America.

DistrictCreate Meet

Video Services will host the October meeting of the District Digital Creative Users Group featuring filmmaker Cirina Catania, colorist Robbie Carman, and demonstrations from Flanders Scientific, on Thursday, October 23 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the MLC TV Studio.

Adobe EchoSign Maintenance Scheduled

Adobe EchoSign will be offline on October 24 for scheduled system maintenance.

DC Streetcar Safety Outreach

The District Department of Transportation and the DC Streetcar Communications Team will have a booth at the JSAC Marketplace from noon to 2 p.m. to talk about the new H/Benning Streetcar line.

Pool Hours Update

The pool will be closed due to home football games several times throughout the fall season including this Saturday, October 11.

Flu Shots Available at SHS

Flu Shots Available at SHS

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