Event Archive

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March 2015
Sun
1

Baseball vs. Oneonta St. (DH)

12:00 PM

The Gallaudet baseball team hosts Oneonta State University of New York.

Sun
1

Softball vs. McDaniel (DH)

12:00 PM

Gallaudet women's softball team will host McDaniel College.

Sun
1

Women's History Month begins

Women's History Month runs through the month of March and is a celebration of the contributions of women.

Mon
2

dog & pony DC Audience Integration Devising Workshops

6:00 PM

Information regarding two Audience Integration Devising Workshops by dog & pony DC artistic staff, taking place at Gallaudet on March 2 and 9.

Tue
3

"Building a Better Future Begins With You" By Linsay Darnall, Jr.

8:00 PM

A workshop presentation on Tuesday, March 3 at 8 pm in JSAC MPR.

Tue
3

Distinguished Faculty Members Presentation

12:00 PM

Join the campus community for an interchange with our Distinguished Faculty Members on Tuesday, March 3, 12:30-1:50 pm at the I. King Jordan Student Activities Center Sprint Multipurpose Room.

Tue
3

The Right Way of Creating Forms Using EchoSign

1:00 PM

Learn the right way of creating forms for others to sign online using EchoSign.

Wed
4

Dr. Kim Nielsen, guest lecturer for the Deaf History Lecture Series on Wednesday, March 4.

12:00 PM

Dr. Kim Nielsen, Professor of Disability Studies, History, and Women's and Gender Studies at the University of Toledo will give a lecture entitled, "Was Helen Keller Deaf? Blindness, Deafness, and Multiple Identities" on Wednesday, March 4. The lecture will occur in the SLCC Atrium from noon-1 pm with a book signing to follow.

Wed
4

Purim

One of the most joyous and fun holidays on the Jewish calendar

Thu
5

Women's HERstory Month Opening Ceremony "Empowering Deaf Women"

12:30 PM

In celebration of Women's HERstory Month, the Multicultural Student Programs and Campus Activities will have an open ceremony on Thursday, March 5, 2015 from 12:30 to 2 pm at JSAC Multipurpose Room. Dr.Garcia-Fernandez will present "Empowering Deaf Women." Co-sponsored by Multicultural Student Programs and Campus Activities.

Thu
5

Maguire Academy of Risk Management and Insurance

12:30 PM

This event is being postponed until further notice due to the potential weather. We will inform you of the new date and time later.

Thu
5

Deaf Women of Color Conference Volunteer Opportunity

3:00 PM

The 10th Deaf Women of Color Conference will take place on the campus of Gallaudet University March 5-7.

Thu
5

Surviving and Thriving in the Workplace When You Have Hearing Loss

7:30 PM

Hearing Loss Association of America presents Valerie Stafford-Mallis on Thursday, March 5 from 7:30-8:45 pm in the JSAC, Room 1011.

Thu
5

Women Herstory Month Opening Ceremony

12:30 PM

This event will kick off Women's Herstory Month with activities and a panel, or guest speaker.

Thu
5

10th Anniversary Deaf Women of Color Conference

10th Anniversary of the Deaf Women of Color Conference

Thu
5

10th Anniversary Deaf Women of Color Conference

Join us for the 10th Anniversary Deaf Women of Color Conference on March 5-7 from 3:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. in the MPR at Gallaudet University.

Fri
6

The Nathie Marbury ASL Soul Poetry Showcase

8:00 PM

Nathie Marbury Soul Poetry Showcase will take place on Friday, March 6 from 8-10 pm hosted at Gallaudet University in the Andrew Foster Auditorium.

Fri
6

iMovie: Capture, Edit and Share Video

11:00 AM

Learn how to capture, edit, and share videos using Mac's iMovie.

Fri
6

Baseball v. Christopher Newport

3:30 PM

The Gallaudet baseball team hosts Christopher Newport University.

Fri
6

Spring Internship and Job Fair

11:00 AM

The Career Center will host its semi-annual Internship and Job fair.

Sat
7

Learn to Meditate with Gallaudet Zen Meditation Club

2:00 PM

Ōshin Jennings, a visiting deaf, Zen Buddhist monk, will offer teaching, meditation instructions, and answer questions.

Sat
7

Baseball vs. Baptist Bible (PA) (DH)

1:00 PM

The Gallaudet baseball team will host Baptist Bible College & Seminary in a double header.

Sun
8

Daylight Savings begins

Time to set your clocks forward one hour at 2 a.m.

Mon
9

Camp Sertoma

9:00 AM

Camp Sertoma will be on campus recruiting and interviewing for camp counselors.

Mon
9

Faculty Senate meeting

3:30 PM

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

Tue
10

New Campus Furniture Standards

9:00 AM

Furniture mockup will be on the fourth floor of HMB, March 10-13 from 9 am to 4 pm, to view and collect feedback for the new campus furniture standards.

Tue
10

"Diverse Deaf Women who Changed HERstory" by First Lady Vicki T. Hurwitz

12:30 PM

To celebrate Women's HERstory Month, First Lady Vicki T. Hurwitz will host a workshop entitled: "Diverse Deaf Women who Changed HERstory."

Tue
10

Chief Diversity Officer Position - Community Feedback Session

8:00 AM

The Gallaudet community is invited to provide feedback on the Chief Diversity Officer (CDO) job description and oversight of responsibilities.

Tue
10

Special Presentation: Washington Post Columnist Clinton Yates

9:30 AM

Clinton Yates, a Washington Post columnist and local journalist, will speak at Gallaudet on Tuesday, March 10, 9:30-10:50 a.m. in JSAC, Room 1010. He will discuss student journalism and the making of a column.

Tue
10

"Diverse Deaf Women Who Changed Herstory" by First Lady Vicki Hurwitz

12:30 PM

MSP is proudly hosting "Diverse Deaf Women Who Changed Herstory" by First Lady Vicki Hurwitz on March 10, 2015 at 12:30 p.m. at JSAC MPR

Tue
10

How Much Is Too Much?

12:00 PM

How much alcohol is too much? It could mean drinking too much at one time, drinking too often, or both. It’s important to be aware of how much you are drinking, whether your drinking pattern is risky, the harm that some drinking patterns can cause, and ways to reduce your risks. A workshop about alcohol will take place on Tuesday, March 10 from 12-2 pm in the cafeteria.

Wed
11

Organize Emails, Calendars, and Drives

11:00 AM

Learn how to organize emails, calendars, and drives using Gallaudet Gmail.

Thu
12

Women Leadership Panel

12:30 PM

Women leadership panel discussion will be held on Thursday, March 12 from 12:30-2 pm in JSAC Java Corner.

Thu
12

Softball vs. McDaniel

2:00 PM

The Gallaudet softball team will host McDaniel College for two non-conference games at the Softball Complex.

Thu
12

Dr. Carol Padden next up in the VL2 Distinguished Lecture Series

4:00 PM

Are you curious about how sign language develops? Come watch Dr. Carol Padden's talk!

Thu
12

Black Lives Matter: Addressing Inequity and Injustice On and Off Campus. Do Black Lives Matter at Gallaudet?: Student Voices and Experiences.

12:30 PM

On March 12, we will continue to examine privilege and racism at Gallaudet. A panel of African American/Black students will discuss their experiences with access to the full range of opportunities at Gallaudet and inequities which they feel are related to privilege and race. The panel will be followed by a dialogue aimed at helping us gain understanding and address concerns.

Thu
12

Excel: Unlock the Amazing Power of Pivot

1:00 PM

Learn how you can use pivot tool in the Excel software.

Thu
12

Baseball vs. McDaniel

3:00 PM

The Gallaudet baseball team will host McDaniel College.

Mon
16

Spring Break

No classes - the University is open

Tue
17

Blackboard Enterprise Surveys

2:00 PM

Come and learn how you can create course evaluations using Blackboard Enterprise Surveys.

Tue
17

St. Patrick's Day

Don't forget your shamrocks!

Wed
18

Managing Google Site

11:00 AM

Learn how you can create and manage Google Site using your Gallaudet Gmail.

Thu
19

Chief Diversity Officer Position - Community Feedback Session

8:00 AM

The Gallaudet community is invited to provide feedback on the Chief Diversity Officer (CDO) job description and oversight of responsibilities.

Thu
19

GSC University Staff Meeting

12:30 PM

The Gallaudet Staff Council will hold a communitywide meeting on Thursday, March 19, at 12:30 p.m. in the Andrew J. Foster Auditorium.

Fri
20

Chief Diversity Officer Position - Community Feedback Session

8:00 AM

The Gallaudet community is invited to provide feedback on the Chief Diversity Officer (CDO) job description and oversight of responsibilities.

Fri
20

Happy Birthday Sophia Fowler

Sophia was the first matron of the Columbia Institute (Gallaudet University), the mother of Edward Miner Gallaudet and the wife of Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, the "Father of Deaf Education" in the United States.

Fri
20

Vernal Equinox

Also known as the first day of Spring, the Vernal Equinox marks one of the two times of the year when the sun is directly above the equator and the length of our daylight and nighttime hours is roughly equal. The other time this occurs is the Autumnal Equinox--the first day of Fall or Autumn.

Sat
21

MSSD Students Will Make Your Car Spring Ready

11:30 AM

Ready to rid your car of all that road salt from this season's winter storms? MSSD is hosting a car wash fundraiser for the softball team Saturday, March 21, and Thursday, March 26, at MSSD.

Sun
22

Baseball vs. Frostburg State

1:00 PM

The Gallaudet baseball team will host Frostburg State University to close out the month of March at home.

Mon
23

Softball vs. Trinity (D.C.) (DH)

3:00 PM

Gallaudet women's softball team will host Trinity Washington University.

Tue
24

CEO of Hillel International, Eric Fingerhut, discusses Israel on Today's College Campuses

7:30 AM

As part of Hadassah's Online Speaker Series, "Hadassah: Defining Zionism in the 21st Century," Eric Fingerhut, CEO of Hillel International, will be the speaker on Tuesday, March 24, at 7:30 p.m. in MPR in JSAC. His topic is "Israel on Today's Campus."

Tue
24

Journalism -- On Campus and Beyond

9:30 AM

How does an idea become a published article? What does it take to write for local and national publications? Where do ethical considerations come in? Join ENG 385: Fundamentals of Journalism for this open panel to find out. Panelists: Kayla Head and Tara Congdon.

Tue
24

Google Hangout

11:00 AM

Learn how you can set up video conferences or share screens using Google Hangout.

Tue
24

Deaf Latina Women Leaders - Past and Present Panel

12:30 PM

Deaf Latina Women Leaders - Past and Present Panel from all walks of life will discuss their experiences in breaking through the "glass ceilings" in their careers or communities, as they share tips for aspiring female leaders. The panel is scheduled for March 24 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the JSAC Multipurpose Room.

Tue
24

Workshop Series: What The Best Teachers Do

12:30 PM

Dr. Dennis Galvan will lead the final installment of the "What the Best Teachers Do" workshop series. His presentation, "What Excellent Teachers at Gallaudet Do" will be from 12:30 to 1:50 p.m. in SLCC, Room 1302.

Wed
25

YouTube, Captioning and Bb Video Anywhere Tool

1:00 PM

Learn how you can capture, share, and embed a video using YouTube and Blackboard Video Anywhere tool.

Wed
25

University Council Meeting on March 25, 2015 (CANCELED)

3:30 PM

University Council Meeting on March 25, 2015 (CANCELED)

Thu
26

Deaf World, Global Lens Panel Discussion: Deaf People Surviving Violence

12:30 PM

The Deaf World, Global Lens series is presenting a panel discussion on March 26 which intends to explore deaf worlds from a global perspective and interrogate the wealth of experiences deaf people from various parts of the globe have accumulated but do not always have a platform where they can share these experiences.

Thu
26

"Eyes on the Prize" documentary film screening

6:00 PM

March 2015 marks the 50th anniversary of the civil rights marches from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama. To honor this moment in time, Gallaudet will screen the documentary "Eyes on the Prize" on Thursday, March 26 at 6:00 p.m.

Thu
26

Journey through the Echo360 Active Learning Platform Webinar

2:00 PM

Come and learn more about Active Learning using Echo360 tool

Thu
26

9 Elements for Success: Anatomy of an Effective Website Redesign

12:30 PM

Join us on March 26 from 12:30-1:30 pm in the MLC-B111 for a front-row seat to the future of website design.

Thu
26

Working for a Revolution: Neil Roland's Fight for American Civil Rights

6:00 PM

Neil Roland was an 18-year-old undergrad when he decided to put school on hold and get an education of a lifetime. He traveled to Alabama to help combat the injustice happening to African Americans by way of voter suppression, and violence at the hands of the KKK and White Citizens’ Councils. He will share his stories of civil rights legends and why he joined a revolution that swept through the nation and altered America forever.

Thu
26

Panel Presentation: Telling Stories with Video and Graphics

9:30 AM

How can video and graphics deepen stories and enhance journalistic writing? Join ENG 385: Fundamentals of Journalism for four perspectives. Panelists will bring perspectives from work at the Washington Post Express, RedEye video production company, freelance work, and Gallaudet.

Thu
26

MSSD Students Will Make Your Car Spring Ready

3:45 PM

Ready to rid your car of all that road salt from this season's winter storms? MSSD is hosting a car wash fundraiser for the softball team Saturday, March 21, and Thursday, March 26, at MSSD.

Fri
27

Baseball vs. Maine-Presque Isle

3:00 PM

The Gallaudet University baseball team host University of Maine-Presque Isle for two non-conference games at Hoy Field.

Fri
27

Happy Nowruz!

5:00 PM

The first Nowruz (Persian New Year) celebration in Gallaudet University's history will take place on March 27, from 5-9 p.m. in Ole Jim (Peikoff Alumni House).

Fri
27

Department of Interpretation MAI Research Presentations

8:30 AM

The Department of Interpretation is proud to invite the Gallaudet University community to this year's MAI research presentations on March 27 at 8:30 am in JSAC, Room 1011.

Fri
27

Spring Internship and Job Fair

11:00 AM

The Career Center will host a semi-annual fair for students, alumni, faculty, staff, and their immediate family members.

Fri
27

Income Tax Preparation Day

10:00 AM

Come to ELY Center, Room 202D to fill out your W-2 forms on March 27-29, 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Fri
27

Love Your Body Expo

11:00 AM

In Celebration of Women's HERstory Month. Join us for "Love Your Body Expo."

Fri
27

Women Dialogue

7:00 PM

Dialogue meant for women only-to encourage a comfort zone of expressing, as a woman.

Fri
27

Women's HERstory Month: Love your Body Expo

11:00 AM

Body image is a person's feelings of the aesthetics or sexual attractiveness of their own body, which may be forced onto them by others or social media. We are all beautiful. Please join us at the "Love Your Body Expo" on Friday, March 27, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the JSAC-MPR.

Fri
27

Happy Nowruz!

5:00 PM

Save the date! The first Nowruz (Persian New Year) celebration in Gallaudet University history will take place on March 27, 2015, from 5-9 p.m. in Ole Jim.

Sat
28

DC Area Black Deaf Advocates General Meeting

12:00 PM

DCABDA has the 2nd general meeting on Saturday, March 28, 2015 from noon-2 p.m. at JSAC 1210. This includes the social time, special guest speaker, and DCABDA business.

Sat
28

Track Invitational

10:00 AM

GU hosts its first ever home track invitational.

Sun
29

Hillel at Gallaudet and WSJD Celebrate Good Deeds Day

12:00 PM

Join Hillel and the Washington Society of Jewish Deaf (WSJD) to make cuddly fleece blankets to donate to children at Children's National Medical Center and to domestic violence survivors at DAWN.

Mon
30

Gallaudet's Battle of the Books National Competition

8:00 AM

Teams from across the nation will compete for championships in the Buff, Blue, and Green Divisions.

Tue
31

Black Lives Matter: Addressing Inequity and Injustice On and Off Campus--Where do we go from here? Leadership Perspectives

12:30 PM

On Tuesday, March 31, from 12:30 to 1:50 p.m. in the Andrew J. Foster Auditorium, the Office of Diversity and Equity for Students (ODES) is honored to host an illustrious guest panel of leaders in law enforcement, civil rights, community organization, and higher education.

Tue
31

Equal Opportunity Interview Committee Training

1:00 PM

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

Tue
31

Organize Emails, Calendars, and Drives

1:00 PM

Come and learn how you can organize your emails, calendars, and drives using your Gallaudet Gmail.

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