Event Archive

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October 2014
Wed
1

Turn A Page Together begins

12:00 PM

Free book, free lunch, free discussion! Join us every Wednesday from October 1 through November 19 for our Turn A Page Together book discussion.

Wed
1

Soccer vs. Hood

7:30 PM

Gallaudet women's soccer hosts Hood.

Thu
2

Fall Career Fair set for October 2

11:00 AM

The fall Gallaudet University Career Center Internship & Job Fair will be on October 2.

Thu
2

Fall 2014 Internship and Job Fair

11:00 AM

The Fall 2014 Internship and Job Fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Field House.

Fri
3

Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, is the most solemn day of the Jewish year.

Sat
4

Swimming & Diving host Ferrum

1:00 PM

The Gallaudet University men's and women's swimming and diving team begins its season at home vs. Ferrum in the Field House pool.

Sat
4

Soccer vs. Wilson

12:00 PM

Gallaudet women's soccer hosts Wilson

Sat
4

Eid al-Adha

Eid al-Adha, the Festival of Sacrifice, is an Islamic celebration to mark the end of the three days of the Hajj, a time in which Muslims make pilgrimage to Mecca.

Tue
7

Flu Shot Clinic

10:30 AM

Student Health Service is offering flu shots from 10:30 a.m.- noon in the College Hall Lyceum.

Wed
8

Deaf History Lecture Series

12:00 PM

Kathleen Brockway will give the first Fall lecture of the Deaf History Lecture Series. Her lecture is entitled, "Baltimore's Deaf Heritage" and will be held in the SLCC Atrium from noon to 1 p.m.

Wed
8

Volleyball vs. Wooster

7:00 PM

Gallaudet volleyball team hosts Wooster.

Wed
8

Sukkot begins

The Jewish festival of Sukkot commemorates the forty-year period during which the children of Israel were wandering in the desert, living in temporary shelters.

Wed
8

Board of Trustees meeting

The Gallaudet University Board of Trustees generally meets three times a year on campus.

Thu
9

National Security Agency/Central Security Service Information Session

12:00 PM

The National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) will conduct an information session Thursday, October 9, 2014 from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. in the I. King Jordan Student Center, G Area. Deaf employees will discuss internships, co-op, and full-time opportunities.

Fri
10

Oktoberfest

Come on and join us at the 3rd annual Oktoberfest celebration in JSAC thoughout the day!

Fri
10

National Coming Out Day celebration

11:00 AM

Wear purple and show your support of National Coming Out Day and to celebrate coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, or as an ally. Because violence and harassment and institutional oppression of LGBTQA people still exists, coming out is important and STILL MATTERS. Come join us for a celebratory event from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the LLRH6 Atrium.

Fri
10

Interpretation Colloquium Series Lecture

10:00 AM

Dr. Kim Brown Kurz will be the presenter at the Department of Interpretation Colloquim Series Lecture from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in MLC, Room B-111.

Fri
10

Flu Shot Clinic

12:30 PM

Student Health Service is offering flu shots from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the Plaza Dining Hall Lobby

Fri
10

Psychology Colloquium

1:00 PM

The Department of Psychology's first colloquium session of the semester will be held on Friday, October 10, at 1:00 p.m. in HMB 1001. After the presentation, please join us in HMB S141 at 2:00 p.m. for a reception sponsored by the LGBTQA Resource Center!

Fri
10

VL2 Student Network Lecture Series: Jordan Fenlon

2:00 PM

Dr. Jordan Fenlon, a postdoc at the University of Chicago's Department of Linguistics, will be presenting "Building a Sign Language Corpus: Where Do We Start?" at 2 p.m. in SLCC, Room 1103.

Sat
11

Football vs. Becker

12:00 PM

Gallaudet football team hosts Becker College in a conference opener

Sun
12

Sukkot BBQ

1:00 PM

The Chabad Student Club will host a BBQ for Sukkot.

Mon
13

Workshop: Hands on child driven project for educators

4:30 PM

The campus is invited to a workshop entitled, "Hunters and Other Games: How One Child's Idea Sparked a Semester-Long, Class-wide Project" from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m LLRH6. Please RSVP by Friday, October 3.

Mon
13

Volleyball vs. Lancaster Bible

7:00 PM

Gallaudet volleyball team hosts Lancaster Bible for the AVCA Dig Pink Night.

Mon
13

Faculty Senate meeting

3:30 PM

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

Mon
13

Columbus Day

Columbus Day is a federal holiday celebrated on the second Monday in October. The day commemorates Italian navigator Christopher Columbus landing in the New World in 1492.

Tue
14

PEN Summer Lab Rotation Talks

12:00 PM

The Ph.D. in Educational Neuroscience Program is excited to invite you to a brown bag lunch talk featuring our second year students, Geo Kartheiser and Adam Stone. They will be presenting their research experiences and findings from their PEN 700 Summer Lab Rotation I course from noon to 1 p.m. in SLCC 1103.

Tue
14

ASL & Deaf Studies open house

12:30 PM

Please come and learn about what you can expect from majoring in ASL and/or Deaf Studies from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in the SLCC Atrium.

Tue
14

Workshop Series: What The Best Teachers Do

12:30 PM

Michael Janger, marketing instructor, will lead the first installment of our "What the Best Teachers Do" workshop series with his presentation, "Old and New Approaches to Learning" from 12:30 to 1:50 p.m. in SLCC, Room 1302.

Wed
15

Sixth Street development update

12:30 PM

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.

Thu
16

National Depression Screening Day

10:00 AM

National Depression Screening Day (NDSD) is an opportunity to learn more about depression, treatment, and how to help a friend. During the event you will be able to get more information, view “A Reason to Live”, and/or take a free anonymous screening with a trained counselor.

Fri
17

Flu shots Available at SHS

9:00 AM

Flu shots available at SHS

Fri
17

Nepali Cultural Festival

5:30 PM

The Asian Pacific Islander Association is hosting a Deaf Nepali Cultural Festival from 5:30 to 11 p.m. in JSAC Multipurpose Room.

Fri
17

VL2 Student Network Lecture Series

12:00 PM

Dr. Matt Dye will discuss his recently completed study which uses optical imaging to examine brain changes that support enhanced peripheral visual localization performance in profoundly deaf adults. Noon to 1 p.m. in SLCC, Room 1103.

Fri
17

Graduate School Open House

9:30 AM

The Graduate Admissions Office is hosting a Graduate School Open House for all prospective graduate students.

Sat
18

Swimming & Diving host Frostburg St.

1:00 PM

The Gallaudet University men's and women's swimming and diving teams host Frostburg St. in the Field House pool.

Mon
20

LGBTQA Students of Color Dinner & Discussion

6:00 PM

LGBTQA students of color are invited to join us for our second monthly LGBTQA Students of Color Dinner & Discussion. This is a safe space for students who live and identify as persons of color to discuss and address bias and prejudice within our LGBTQA community and how to honor our multiple identities.

Mon
20

Bb Video Anywhere Workshop

11:00 AM

Workshop explaining how to use Bb Video tool or how you can capture yourself directly in Bb.

Tue
21

Campus Wide Dialogue: Bullying

12:30 PM

Campus Wide Dialogue: Bullying. On October 21, 2014 from 12:30 p.m. to 1:50 p.m.

Tue
21

Campus-wide dialogue on bullying

12:30 PM

The campus is invited to a dialogue on bullying from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in JSAC Multipurpose Room.

Tue
21

VISIBLE LANGUAGE

Tonight's performance has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Wed
22

How can Gallaudet Students Build a Better Tomorrow?

12:30 PM

Former SBG President will share leadership tips for GU students on empowerment and their future at Gallaudet.

Wed
22

VISIBLE LANGUAGE

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

Thu
23

Commuter Club

12:30 PM

Commuter Lounge Student Club

Thu
23

Sixth Street Development Update

12:30 PM

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.

Thu
23

Bb Getting Started

1:00 PM

Learn how to use Bb or Bb basics.

Thu
23

DistrictCreate Meet

5:30 PM

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, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the MLC TV Studio.

Thu
23

VISIBLE LANGUAGE

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

Fri
24

VL2 Student Network Lecture Series: Dr. Regina Nuzzo

2:00 PM

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

Fri
24

DOI Colloquium Series

10:00 AM

The Department of Interpretation (DOI) Colloquium Series presents, "Are Some ASL Lexical Signs Thousands of Years Old?" by Dr. Keith Cagle from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the MLC.

Fri
24

Sixth Annual Alumnae Panel

2:00 PM

Gallaudet's DST 402 (Deaf Women's Studies) is hosting the Sixth Annual Alumnae Panel in where panelists share their experiences as female Gallaudet students.

Fri
24

VISIBLE LANGUAGE

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

Fri
24

Volleyball vs. St. Mary's (Md.)

7:00 PM

Gallaudet volleyball hosts St. Mary's

Fri
24

Soccer vs. Penn College

6:00 PM

Gallaudet women's soccer hosts Penn College in the last regular season game. This also marks Senior Day.

Fri
24

Al-Hijra

Al-Hijra, also known as the Islamic New Year, marks the beginning of Muharram, the first month of the Islamic calendar

Sat
25

Bollywood Alumni of Color Reception

6:00 PM

Bollywood Alumni of Color Reception

Sat
25

VISIBLE LANGUAGE

A world premiere musical about the 1890s culture war that changed the life of every deaf person in America. Showtimes 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Sat
25

Football vs. Mount Ida

1:00 PM

Gallaudet hosts Mount Ida for the 2014 Homecoming football game.

Sun
26

VISIBLE LANGUAGE

A world premiere musical about the 1890s culture war that changed the life of every deaf person in America. Showtime 2 p.m.

Sun
26

VISIBLE LANGUAGE

A world premiere musical about the 1890s culture war that changed the life of every deaf person in America. Showtime 2 p.m.

Mon
27

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

9:00 AM

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

Mon
27

University Faculty meeting

4:00 PM

The University Faculty will meet from 4 to 6:30 p.m. in JSAC, Room 1010.

Tue
28

Lecture: "5 Questions People Always Want to Ask the Transsexual (but shouldn't) (but I'll answer some of them anyway)"

12:00 PM

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. Noon-2 p.m., Foster Auditorum.

Tue
28

Travel Workshop

12:00 PM

Join us to learn about Gallaudet's travel policy and how to submit travel requests from noon to 1 p.m. in College Hall, Room 406.

Wed
29

University Council Meeting

3:30 PM

The next University Council Meeting.

Wed
29

Presentation on Deaf Education and Policy in Peru

12:00 PM

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

Wed
29

Bb Getting Started

1:00 PM

Learn how to use Bb or Bb basics.

Wed
29

Volleyball vs. Catholic

7:00 PM

Gallaudet volleyball team hosts Catholic.

Thu
30

Organizing and Managing your Emails, Calendars, and Drives.

11:00 AM

Organizing and Managing your Emails, Calendars, and Drives.

Thu
30

DC Streetcar Safety Outreach

12:00 PM

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.

Thu
30

VISIBLE LANGUAGE

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

Fri
31

VISIBLE LANGUAGE

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

Fri
31

Swimming & Diving host Cazenovia

6:00 PM

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.

Fri
31

Halloween

Watch out for tiny ghouls and goblins today!

Fri
17

Drs. Lytle and Oliva "Turning the Tide: Making Life Better for Deaf and Hard of Hearing School Children" Talk at DCPL Saturday, October 18, 2014.

The DC Author Festival Saturday, October 18, 2014 will feature 2 Deaf authors – Gina Oliva and Linda Lytle, co-authors of “Turning the Tide: Making Life Better for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Schoolchildren” at 2:00 p.m.

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