Courtesy Johnston Grindstaff
Johnston Grindstaff (second from right), a professor in the Department of Art, Communication, and Theatre, is shown with his "Introduction to Photography" class during a trip to the Newseum in Washington, D.C. to study Pulitzer Prize-winning photos.
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- MADDEN '25 intramurals tournament
The MADDEN '25 intramurals tournament will be held on Thursday, December 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Field House Lobby.
- Gallaudet football standout Adham Talaat named a finalist for the Gagliardi Trophy
For the first time in school history a Gallaudet University football player was named a finalist for the prestigious Gagliardi Trophy given to the most outstanding football player in NCAA Division III. Gallaudet defensive end Adham Talaat (Springfield, Va.) is one of the 10 finalists!
- Special program at the Spy Museum
The International Spy Museum is hosting a special deaf community accessibility night on Sunday, December 8 from 5 to 7 p.m. Interpreters will be stationed throughout the exhibit space. Admission is free, register now!
- New Fuze Meeting support webpage
Gallaudet Technology Services has been working with Fuze Box, Inc. to provide the campus community an excellent venue for video/audio web conferencing, called Fuze Meeting. Fuze Meeting is already installed on all Gallaudet managed computers.
- National Science Foundation (NSF) grant opportunity in evaluation methodologies
The Office of Sponsored Programs announces that the NSF's Promoting Research and Innovation in Methodologies for Evaluation (PRIME) program seeks to advance evaluation theory and practice across all levels of the STEM education enterprise in both formal and informal settings. PRIME calls for studies with special emphasis on developing innovative STEM evaluation methodologies and identifying ways to measure or demonstrate the impacts of STEM education programs.
- National Science Foundation (NSF) grant opportunity in cognitive neuroscience
The Office of Sponsored Programs announces that the NSF's Cognitive Neuroscience Program seeks highly innovative and interdisciplinary proposals aimed at advancing a rigorous understanding of how the human brain supports thought, perception, affect, action, social processes, and other aspects of cognition and behavior, including how such processes develop and change in the brain and through time.
- Changes to Web publishing procedures
Due to recent improvements to the campus content management system, GTS will discontinue scheduled publishing starting Monday, December 2. Web authors now have the ability to publish their own content. GTS will continue to perform a "full publish" at midnight each night.
- MSSD seeking applicants for dorm assistants
Applications for MSSD dorm assistants are now being accepted. Dorm assistants assist Residence Education personnel with monitoring and supervising high school students. Positions open until filled.
- Dedication ceremony for mural art project
Come to the Plaza Dining Hall on Friday, December 6 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. for the unveiling of the new student mural art projects and ASL presentations.
- Seeking deaf adults with hearing parents for research study
Research study seeks deaf or hard of hearing participants between the ages of 30 and 50 who have two hearing biological parents who are both alive and still married.
- Drive to collect toiletries for survivors of domestic violence
Health and Wellness Programs is asking for donations of new, unopened toiletries including shampoo, soap, deodorant, feminine products, toothbrushes, toothpaste, lotion, combs, hair brushes, etc. that will be delivered to the Network for Victim Recovery of D.C. Please drop off items to Ely 103 any time before Monday, December 9.
- Bon Appetit 2013-2014 holiday schedule
Check Bon Appetit Management Company's holiday schedule for Plaza Dining Hall, Marketplace, Rathskellar Pub and Starbucks Java Corner hours!
- Relocation of Data Center equipment (phase 3)
In an ongoing effort to improve the stability and redundancy of Gallaudet technology resources and services, Gallaudet Technology Services (GTS) has plans to relocate equipment and reallocate resources within the EMG Data Center.
- Holiday Open House for Faculty and Staff
All Gallaudet and Clerc Center faculty, staff, and teachers are invited to the annual Holiday Open House hosted by Dr. and Mrs. Hurwitz at House One on Wednesday, December 11 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Please bring your employee ID for the distribution of the holiday gift.