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Today's Announcements

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

Bleeva: A presentation performance

Dr. Ben Bahan will give a presentation performance, "Bleeva," at the Maryland School for the Deaf in Frederick, Md. on Saturday, November 1 at 7:30 p.m.

Intricate Identities: DC LGBTQA Symposium at GMU

George Mason University in Fairfax, Va., is hosting a symposium on November 8, aiming to create a communal space for education and reflection on leadership, activism, and research on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans* issues and topics for undergraduate, graduate students, faculty, and staff.

Did you learn ASL from your parents or at school (before 5 years old)?

If so, you are invited to participate in a study on the typology of sign language. It will require 2 hours of your time, for which you will be paid $40.

Limited interpreting services available

Gallaudet Interpreting Services reports that interpreting services will be limited on certain dates in early November that are already in high demand.

Ombuds Candidate “Meet and Greet”

Meet Ombuds Candidate Debra Patkin on Friday, October 31 from 1 to 2 p.m. in JSAC, Room 1011. *Note date clarification*

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Flu shots Available at SHS

Flu shots available at SHS

Kendall PTA Scholastic Book Fair -- Two ways to purchase items

Kendall PTA Scholastic Book Fair -- Two ways to purchase items


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

Swimming & Diving host Cazenovia

The Gallaudet University men's and women's swimming and diving teams host Cazenovia College in the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) opener in the Field House pool.


Watch out for tiny ghouls and goblins today!

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The Office of Sponsored Programs Announces the U.S. Department of Education's Personnel Development Grant Competition.


Better Together Photo Shoot

The students of GSR 300.02 invite you to express your religious or secular identity for a photo display on religious diversity at Gallaudet.

Campus Handicapped Parking Spaces

Campus Handicapped Parking Spaces

Spanish placement test

If you have previous knowledge of Spanish, and would like to sharpen your skills in spring 2015, please contact pilar.pinar@gallaudet.edu to make an appointment to take the Spanish placement test.

Tayac's Turtle Island Dancers

Native American, tribal dance, Lenni-Lenape

Utility Work between Peet Hall and GUKCC

Utility Work between Peet Hall and GUKCC

China Study Abroad 2015

Eight eligible Gallaudet students will be selected to participate in an in-depth learning experience about Chinese language and culture, and how the concepts of DeafSpace have been integrated in many aspects of life in China through the ages. The program includes a study tour of China from May 17-31.

Pool closures

The pool will be closed on Friday, October 31, 7-9 p.m. and Saturday, November 1, 1-3:00 p.m. It will reopen as scheduled on Sunday, November 2, at 1 p.m.

Breast Cancer Awareness

To celebrate the final week of October as Breast Cancer Awareness month, pink ribbon pins will be available for sale.

Blood Drive

Sign up now to give blood on Friday, October 31 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the JSAC Multipurpose Room.

The Buff and Blue print issue

The first print issue of the student publication, Buff and Blue, is now available in various places around campus.

Budget Basics Workshop

Budget Basics Workshop will be offered by the Finance Office on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Call for Talent (ASL Video Work)

Seeking talent for ASL video work (paid work).

Kendall PTA Scholastic Book Fair -- Two ways to purchase items

Kendall PTA Scholastic Book Fair -- Two ways to purchase items.

Holiday Market

Seeking Vendors for Holiday Market on Friday, December 5, 2014.

Research Participants Needed

Graduate student looking for deaf, hard of hearing, and hearing participants for doctoral research.

Federal Grant Funding Available Through the U.S. Department of Education

Personnel Development, U.S. Department of Education, Children with Disabilities: http://www2.ed.gov/programs/osepprep/applicant.html#84325d.

Gallaudet University Receives Grant Award Funding from the U.S. Department of Education for the Gallaudet University Regional Interpreter Education Center (GURIEC).

The Office of Sponsored Programs wishes to congratulate Beverly Hollrah, Project Director, on her award from the U.S. Department of Education in the amount of $300,000.

National Trends In Transgender Equality

Guest Speaker: Mara Keisling will speak about National Trends in Transgender Equality

Deem Online Booking

Deem online travel booking program has a slightly different look.

Study Area at Tutorial & Instructional Programs

Tutorial & Instructional Programs, a unit of Student Affairs and Academic Support, has a special announcement that TIP now has Study Area. It gives the opportunity for students to have undisturbed time for studies. Please go to the TIP lab, JSAC 1221. On the plus (bright) side, the English Coaches will be available to answer any questions related to assignments.

Gallaudet University receives grant award funding from the U.S. Department of Education

The Office of Sponsored Programs wishes to congratulate Dr. Amy Hile, principal investigator on her award from the U.S. Department of Education in the amount of $58,354 for the program "Widening the Bottleneck: Training Highly Qualified Teachers to Serve Culturally and Linguistical Diverse Deaf Students."

Union Market drive-In movies

Gallaudet students are welcome to attend Union Market's drive in movies on Fridays. Movies will be open captioned.

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