Event Archive

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April 2015
Wed
1

Bb Enterprise Surveys Workshop

1:00 PM

Come and learn how you can create and deport online Course Evaluations using Bb Enterprise Survey.

Wed
1

Small Business Legal Clinic

5:00 PM

Volunteers from the DC Bar Pro Bono Program are coming to Gallaudet University to provide free advice on legal business issues to business owners or aspiring entrepreneurs. Join us on Wednesday, April 1, from 5-7 p.m. in JSAC-Multipurpose Room.

Wed
1

All Fool's Day

Also known as April Fool's Day. Beware of practical jokes!

Thu
2

13th Annual Sutcliffe Business Bowl

6:00 PM

As part of Business Day at Gallaudet, the Department of Business is hosting the 13th Annual Sutcliffe Business Bowl competition on Thursday, April 2 from 6 to 9 p.m. in JSAC Multipurpose Room.

Thu
2

2015 President's Scholars Reception

3:00 PM

President's Scholars Reception

Thu
2

Next Presentation for PEN’s Lecture Series-April 2nd

4:00 PM

Dr. David Klahr discusses teaching children to reason with evidence on Thursday, April 2 from 4-5:30 p.m. in the MLCB-111.

Thu
2

Dept. of Business Day presenting Seth Goldman, CEO of Honest Tea

12:30 PM

Seth Goldman, co-founder and CEO of Honest Tea, will speak about entrepreneurship and his experiences with starting and building Honest Tea, which Coca Cola later purchased. Q/A session will follow the presentation on Thursday, April 2, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., in the SLCC Atrium.

Fri
3

Dissertation defense by Daniel Roush

2:00 PM

Mr. Daniel Roush, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Interpretation, will defend his dissertation on Friday, April 3 at 2:00 pm in the Hall Memorial Building (HMB), Room 1002. The first forty minutes of the dissertation defense are open to the Gallaudet community.

Fri
3

Memorial of Christ's Death

7:30 PM

A Bible-based sign language presentation will be held in the Andrew Foster Auditorium on Friday, April 3 at 7:30 p.m. commemorating the death of Jesus Christ.

Fri
3

Gallaudet Dance Company 60th Anniversary Dance Concert

Gallaudet Dance Company announce its 60th anniversary spring dance concert, entitled "Celebrating 60 Years of Dance", which will be performed on Friday, April 3 at 10:30 am and 7:30 pm and Saturday, April 4 at 7:30 pm in the Elstad Auditorium.

Fri
3

Celebrate Passover with Hillel at Gallaudet

6:00 PM

Celebrate the Jews' exodus from slavery to freedom at Gallaudet's annual Passover Seder. Enjoy a delicious Kosher meal!

Fri
3

Good Friday

Christian holiday of fasting

Fri
3

Passover begins

Passover is an eight-day Jewish holiday that commemorates the exodus and freedom of the Israelites from Egypt.

Sat
4

GSA'S Game Night

6:00 PM

Graduate Student Associate's Game Night on April 4 from 6-9 p.m. in JSAC MPR.

Sat
4

Baseball vs. Lancaster Bible (DH)

1:00 PM

The Gallaudet baseball team will open up the month of April at home against Lancaster Bible College.

Sun
5

Easter

Easter is a Christian holiday celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Tue
7

Presentation: Embedded with the Bison

9:30 AM

Award-winning writer Matthew Davis will share his writing experience, including a season embedded with the Bison football team on Tuesday, April 7, at 9:30 a.m. in JSAC, Room 1010.

Tue
7

The Forgotten Minority--Asian Deaf Journey by Nan Zhou

12:30 PM

Date: April 7, 2015 Time: 12:30 pm-1:30 pm Location: JSAC MPR This presentation looks at Asian Deaf Americans who struggle to survive and achieve their potential despite educational, socioeconomic and political challenges. Due to model minority stereotype of Asian Americans, they are seen as high achievers who fit into the dominant culture. However, Deaf people from these groups are at even greater disadvantage because of added cultural, linguistic and accessibility issues.

Wed
8

Department of Hearing, Speech, and Language Sciences Brown Bag Series - Spring 2015

1:00 PM

Optimizing Brain Stimulation for Aphasia Recovery by Dr. Peter Turkeltaub, MD, PhD on Wednesday, April 8 from 1:00 - 1:50 p.m. in JSAC 2011.

Wed
8

2015 Grants Recognition Reception

4:30 PM

The 2015 Grants Recognition Reception is scheduled for April 8, 2015, from 4:30-6 pm

Wed
8

The Right Way of Creating Forms using EchoSign

10:00 AM

Come and learn more about how you can create forms using EchoSign the right way.

Wed
8

Happy 151st Birthday, Gallaudet University!

12:00 PM

Come and sign Happy 151st Birthday to Gallaudet University at 12:15 p.m. in the Marketplace. Cake will be served.

Wed
8

Charter Day

On this day in 1864, U.S. President Abraham Lincoln signed the charter that granted the college the authority to award degrees.

Thu
9

Mickey Fields Memorial Service

2:00 AM

Please join us in remembering the life of Michael "Mickey" Fields at the Peikoff Alumni House on April 9.

Thu
9

Excel: Unlock the Amazing Power of Pivot

1:00 PM

Come and learn more about this amazing tool, Pivot using MS Excel.

Thu
9

Early Childhood Education (ECE) Summit VI

The National American Sign Language & English Bilingual Consortium for Early Childhood Education will be held April 9-11, 2015.

Fri
10

Important Information for Graduating Students

Exit Interview; graduating students; Gallaudet 2015

Fri
10

Student Panel: Our Role Models

12:00 PM

A panel of six Gallaudet students will share their experiences about the people in their lives who have influenced them and shaped who they are today. The students will share their reflections about the power of role models for themselves and their families.

Fri
10

The Arts & Sciences of Funeral and Mortuary Services, a presentation by Lori Voelker Kober, '90

9:30 AM

Lori Voelker Kober, a '90 Gallaudet graduate, is currently the only deaf licensed funeral home director and embalmer. She will give a presentation on funeral planning services, licensing, and embalming art.

Fri
10

Unveiling of President Hurwitz Portrait

3:00 PM

The ceremony of the unveiling of Gallaudet's 10th President T. Alan Hurwitz will be held on Friday, April 10, 2015 at 3 p.m. in the Gallaudet Museum.

Sat
11

Baseball vs. SUNY Poly

12:00 PM

The Gallaudet baseball team will host SUNY Polytechnic Institute (formerly SUNYIT).

Sat
11

Softball vs. Lancaster Bible (DH)

1:00 PM

Gallaudet women's softball team hosts its first home conference game against Lancaster Bible College.

Sat
11

2015 Charter Day Awards Ceremony

10:00 AM

The annual Charter Day Awards and Brunch Ceremony will be held in Peikoff Alumni House from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 11, 2015.

Sun
12

Baseball vs. Cazenovia (DH)

12:00 PM

The Gallaudet baseball team will host Cazenovia College in a double header.

Sun
12

Softball vs. Penn State-Berks

12:00 PM

Gallaudet women's softball team will host Penn State-Berks.

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.

Tue
14

Equal Opportunity Interview Committee Training

1:00 PM

Training for members of interview committees will be held on March 24-April 28 from 1-2 pm. Contact eop@gallaudet.edu to register for a class.

Tue
14

Better Together Day with the Gallaudet Interfaith and Non-Religious Network (GaIN)

12:30 PM

The Gallaudet Interfaith and Non-religious Network will host a “Better Together Day” event on April 14 from 12:30 to 1:30 pm in JSAC, Flex A&B. Better Together Day is a social media campaign which aims to start a conversation about religious and secular identities at Gallaudet University.

Tue
14

NASA Kennedy Space Center Information Session

12:30 PM

NASA's Kennedy Space Center is coming to Gallaudet University!

Tue
14

ODES Black Lives Matter: Addressing Inequity and Injustice On and Off Campus Voices from Within: African American /Black Faculty and Staff Panel

12:30 PM

On Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 12:30-1:50 p.m. at JSAC Multiple Purpose Room, an ODES-moderated panel of African American/Black Gallaudet faculty and staff will respond to and discuss the issues identified by our March 31 guest leaders. The panel will be followed by a dialogue focused on identifying concrete steps that must be taken to address racial inequity and injustice at Gallaudet University.

Wed
15

Presentation and Discussion: Head Mounted Displays: Facilitating Sign Language in Challenging Learning Environments.

10:00 AM

Dr. Fred Mangrubang, professor in the Department of Education at Gallaudet University and Dr. Michael Jones, professor of Computer Science at Brigham Young University, Utah will discuss their National Science Foundation research on Head Mounted Displays: Facilitating Sign Language in Challenging Learning Environments. This presentation and discussion will be from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 15 in JSAC, Room 1011.

Wed
15

Voices of Social Change at UMD: Anti-Hate Crimes Activist Judy Shepard

6:00 PM

Judy Shepard appears at the University of Maryland to speak about her activism. In 1998, Judy and Dennis Shepard were awakened in the middle of the night by a telephone call no parent should ever have to receive. What they heard changed their lives forever. Their eldest son, Matthew Shephard, a 21-year-old college student was brutally murdered at the University of Wyoming after having been brutally attacked - because he was gay.

Wed
15

Blackboard: Managing Grade Center

11:00 AM

Come and learn how you can set and manage Blackboard Grade Center.

Wed
15

Psi Chi Research Conference

8:00 AM

The Psi Chi International Honor Society in Psychology at Gallaudet University will host its Second Annual Research Conference entitled "Exploring Psychology Tracks." The conference will focus on educating potential future professionals in psychology about current research in various sub disciplines of psychology.

Wed
15

Baseball vs. Shenandoah

3:00 PM

The Gallaudet baseball team will host Shenandoah University for the last home game in April.

Wed
15

Psychology Research Conference: Call for Abstracts

8:00 AM

The Gallaudet University Psi Chi chapter is hosting a Psychology Research Conference called “Exploring Psychology Tracks”. The purpose of this conference is support the development of ethically and socially responsible members and leaders in the psychology field and to educate one another about specific underserved populations.

Thu
16

The Talk: Healthy Relationships

5:30 PM

Are you in a healthy relationship? Join us on Thursday, April 16 from 5:30-8 pm in the LLRH6 Co-Lab to find out.

Thu
16

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Calendar of Events

GSR 300.03 is hosting events throughout the month of April in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

Thu
16

Ethics, HIV, and Mental Health: Clinical Responsibilities and Opportunities in the Prep and Self-Testing Era

9:00 AM

A three-hour workshop is designed to provide clinicians with information to help them integrate the latest in HIV prevention into their practice. This will be done in a way that ethically empowers clients in their healing while supporting public health efforts at preventing the transmission of HIV.

Thu
16

iMovie: Creating and Editing Video

1:00 PM

Come and learn how you can create and edit using Apple's iMovie program.

Thu
16

Creating a Corpus for SL Interpreting Studies

1:15 AM

Dr. Claudio Bendazzoli to give lecture

Thu
16

Surviving and Thriving in the Workplace When You Have Hearing Loss

7:30 AM

Presented by: Valerie Stafford-Mallis, Business Development Manager at Alternative Communication Services

Thu
16

DOCTOR FAUSTUS by Christopher Marlowe

8:00 PM

A scholar sells his soul to the devil in exchange for limitless knowledge and powerful black magic, yet he remains unfulfilled, serving as a warning to those who would sacrifice everything sacred for mere earthly gain.

Thu
16

Deaf Women of Color Conference

3:00 PM

Deaf Women of Color conference has been rescheduled for April 16-18, 2015, at the JSAC-MPR, Foster Auditorium and Flex A & B.

Fri
17

LGBTQA Resource Center Pride Month Film and Discussion

7:00 PM

The LGBTQA Resource Center is continuing Pride Month celebrations with a screening of "Dallas Buyers Club" (2013). Join us for the film and thought-provoking discussion afterwards as we explore prominent themes and critically discuss the movie.

Fri
17

DOCTOR FAUSTUS by Christopher Marlowe

8:00 PM

A scholar sells his soul to the devil in exchange for limitless knowledge and powerful black magic, yet he remains unfulfilled, serving as a warning to those who would sacrifice everything sacred for mere earthly gain.

Sat
18

DOCTOR FAUSTUS by Christopher Marlowe

8:00 PM

A scholar sells his soul to the devil in exchange for limitless knowledge and powerful black magic, yet he remains unfulfilled, serving as a warning to those who would sacrifice everything sacred for mere earthly gain.

Sat
18

DOCTOR FAUSTUS by Christopher Marlowe

2:00 PM

A scholar sells his soul to the devil in exchange for limitless knowledge and powerful black magic, yet he remains unfulfilled, serving as a warning to those who would sacrifice everything sacred for mere earthly gain.

Sat
18

The Rosa Lee Show

7:30 PM

The Rosa Lee Show will be held on April 18 at 7:15 p.m. at the Model Secondary School for the Deaf.

Sun
19

DOCTOR FAUSTUS by Christopher Marlowe

2:00 PM

A scholar sells his soul to the devil in exchange for limitless knowledge and powerful black magic, yet he remains unfulfilled, serving as a warning to those who would sacrifice everything sacred for mere earthly gain.

Mon
20

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Night with Bowie Baysox on April 20

6:30 PM

Tickets are $5! Appearance by Gally the Bison and Gallaudet University cheerleaders! Deaf baseball trivia on the Jumbotron! The entire Gallaudet community is invited to enjoy an evening out at the ballpark.

Mon
20

Blackboard: Video Anywhere

1:00 PM

Come and learn how you can capture yourself directly using Blackboard Video Anywhere tool.

Mon
20

University Faculty meeting

4:00 PM

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

Tue
21

Celebrating 25 Years of ADA, Honoring Senator Tom Harkin

12:00 PM

Deaf-REACH will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act by honoring one of the law's crafters, retired Senator Tom Harkin.

Tue
21

Softball to host NFCA Strikeout Cancer Day

3:00 PM

The Gallaudet University softball team will be participating in the National Fast pitch Coaches Association "StrikeOut Cancer" program on April 21, when the Bison will host Wilson College for two conference games.

Tue
21

Equal Opportunity Interview Committee Training

1:00 PM

Training for members of interview committees will be held on March 24-April 28 from 1-2 pm. Contact eop@gallaudet.edu to register for a class.

Tue
21

Softball vs. Wilson

3:00 PM

The Gallaudet softball team will host Wilson College.

Wed
22
Wed
22

University Communications to host TIVA-DC DMV and Baltimore Film Office Directors Panel

6:00 PM

Come meet the directors of all four DMV film offices, and learn more about what it takes to do production work in the DMV region, including discussions about permits, access, locations, tax incentives, and other resources.

Wed
22

The Right Way of Creating Forms using EchoSign

11:00 AM

Come and learn more about how you can create forms using EchoSign the right way.

Wed
22

Administrative Professionals Day

A day to recognize the work of administrative support professionals.

Wed
22

Earth Day

A day to promote ecology, encourage respect for life on earth, and highlight concern over pollution of the soil, air, and water.

Thu
23

Deaf World, Global Lens - "Unity in Diversity"

12:30 PM

This is the final series in the Deaf World, Global Lens series that explores the deaf body from a global lens. Join us on April 23, from 12:30-2 pm in HMB Atrium.

Thu
23

Journalism Panel: Education, Food, and Autos

9:30 AM

Three journalists will share stories about covering education, food, and automotive news. Join us on Thursday, April 23 from 9:30-10:50 am in JSAC, Room 1011.

Thu
23

APIA Election

5:00 PM

APIA is having the election for the academic year 2015-2016. Join us on Thursday, April 23 from 5-6 pm in JSAC, Room 1010.

Thu
23

DOCTOR FAUSTUS by Christopher Marlowe

8:00 PM

A scholar sells his soul to the devil in exchange for limitless knowledge and powerful black magic, yet he remains unfulfilled, serving as a warning to those who would sacrifice everything sacred for mere earthly gain.

Fri
24

Sixth Street Parking Lot Notice

10:00 PM

Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity will host Explosion 3 BASH on April 24, 2015 at the Sixth Street parking lot, affecting parking.

Fri
24

MSP: 9th Annual UnityFest

10:00 AM

On April 24, 10 am-4 pm, at Gallaudet Mall, Multicultural Student Programs is proud to host its Ninth Annual UnityFest at Gallaudet University. UnityFest is a full day festival that celebrates the rich cultural heritage of the Gallaudet community. The day will provide students, faculty, and staff an opportunity to explore and experience the wide variety of cultures that make up our campus community.

Fri
24

DOCTOR FAUSTUS by Christopher Marlowe

8:00 PM

A scholar sells his soul to the devil in exchange for limitless knowledge and powerful black magic, yet he remains unfulfilled, serving as a warning to those who would sacrifice everything sacred for mere earthly gain.

Fri
24

Softball vs. Penn State-Abington

2:00 PM

The Gallaudet softball team will host Penn State-Abington on NFCA Strikeout Cancer Day.

Fri
24

National Arbor Day

The observance of Arbor Day began in 1872. Many states have their own state Arbor Days.

Sat
25

DOCTOR FAUSTUS by Christopher Marlowe

8:00 PM

A scholar sells his soul to the devil in exchange for limitless knowledge and powerful black magic, yet he remains unfulfilled, serving as a warning to those who would sacrifice everything sacred for mere earthly gain.

Sat
25

DOCTOR FAUSTUS by Christopher Marlowe

2:00 PM

A scholar sells his soul to the devil in exchange for limitless knowledge and powerful black magic, yet he remains unfulfilled, serving as a warning to those who would sacrifice everything sacred for mere earthly gain.

Sat
25

Softball vs. St. Elizabeth (DH)

12:00 PM

The Gallaudet softball team closes out the home schedule against the College of St. Elizabeth.

Sat
25

Out of the Darkness Campus Walk

8:30 AM

Suicide Awareness / Suicide Education / Suicide Prevention

Sat
25

2015 National Academic Bowl Competition

4:00 PM

Teams from across the nation will compete for the National Academic Bowl championship.

Sun
26

The Bison Shop's Special Sunday Hours

11:00 AM

Sunday Hours at the Bison Shop for Academic Bowl

Sun
26

Gallaudet Indoor Triathlon

9:00 AM

Hosted by Gallaudet's lifeguard crew, this event will utilize our recreational facilities inside the Field House.

Sun
26

Gallaudet Indoor Triathlon

Whether you’re aiming for a personal best, looking for some friendly competition or just want to check it off your bucket list, this is for you. Hosted by Gallaudet’s lifeguard crew, this event will utilize our recreational facilities inside the Field House. Help improve the fitness facilities & have some fun in the process!

Sun
26

2015 National Academic Bowl Competition

8:00 AM

The 19th Annual National AB Competition is taking place on Kendall Green April 26-27, 2015!

Sun
26

DOCTOR FAUSTUS by Christopher Marlowe

2:00 PM

A scholar sells his soul to the devil in exchange for limitless knowledge and powerful black magic, yet he remains unfulfilled, serving as a warning to those who would sacrifice everything sacred for mere earthly gain.

Mon
27

On-Campus Audience Integration Devising Workshop

Information regarding an Audience Integration Devising Workshops by dog & pony dc artistic staff, taking place at Gallaudet on Monday, April 27 from 6-10 p.m. in the LLRH6 CoLab.

Mon
27

dog & pony dc's Devising and Audience Integration Workshop!

6:00 PM

Come learn, collaborate, and play with dog & pony dc as we show you a few tips and tricks from our repertoire. Learn how to devise a short piece and play with your audience! ASL and voice interpretation provided.

Mon
27
Tue
28

Auditions - Fall 2015's Julius Caesar

6:00 PM

Information regarding auditions for the Fall 2015 Theatre and Dance production of Julius Caesar on April 28-29, 2015.

Tue
28

Faculty-Student Affairs Committee Meet and Greet

12:00 PM

Come have lunch with the Faculty-Student Affairs Committee on Tuesday, April 28 from 12-1:50 pm in the Cafeteria (Plaza Dining Hall).

Tue
28

Equal Opportunity Interview Committee Training

1:00 PM

Training for members of interview committees will be held on March 24-April 28 from 1-2 pm. Contact eop@gallaudet.edu to register for a class.

Tue
28

Blackboard: Creating and Grading Tests Online

1:00 PM

Come and learn how you can create and grade online tests using Blackboard.

Tue
28

Branding Initiative

12:30 PM

Please join the Gallaudet University Marketing Advisory Group for a presentation on Tuesday, April 28 from 12:30-2 p.m. in the MLC-B111 about the new Gallaudet branding initiative, website, and new tagline.

Tue
28

Baseball vs. Penn St.-Harrisburg

2:00 PM

The Gallaudet University baseball team will host Penn St.-Harrisburg for two non-conference games at Hoy Field.

Wed
29

Buyback Program at the Bison shop

9:00 AM

Buyback Program at the Bison shop

Wed
29

How to Organize and Manage Emails, Calendars, and Drives

1:00 PM

Come and learn tips on how you can manage and organize emails, calendars, and drives the way you like.

Thu
30

Pinocchio Comes to Theatre Malz

10:00 AM

Who can resist the adorable characters of Pinocchio and his sidekick, Jiminy Cricket? Come and see them come to life on the stage of MSSD's Theatre Malz. Performances are April 30 at 10 a.m., and May 1-2 at 7 p.m. Fun for audiences of all ages.

Thu
30

Master of Public Administration Program (MPA)

5:00 PM

The campus community is invited to attend the Master of Public Administration Capstone Experience Project presentations on Thursday, April 30, 5-7:50 pm in the Merrill Learning Center, Room 112. A total of 13 students will make a presentation about their capstone experience project.

Thu
30

2015-2016 SBG Administration Inauguration

1:00 PM

2015-2016 SBG Administration Inauguration

Thu
30

Master of Public Administration Capstone Experience Project Presentations

5:00 PM

The campus community is invited to attend the Master of Public Administration Capstone Experience Project Presentations on Thursday, April 30, 5-7:50 pm in the Merrill Learning Center, Room 112.

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