A world-class institute of changemakers in the deaf and signing community.
Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
Over 50 degree programs, with online and continuing education for personal and professional development.
Innovating solutions to break down barriers, and using science to prove what does and doesn’t work.
We make it easy for you to apply and enter here.
Ready to take the next step toward a college education?
Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
Interim Chair:Dr. Paul DudisHall Memorial Building, Room 1401D
Hall Memorial Building (HMB) 1401C
(202) 651-5149 (voice)(202) 559-5628 (videophone)(202) 651-5172 (fax)
Education/DegreesM.A., Interpretation Studies, Western Oregon UniversityB.A., Sociology, University of ArizonaResearch InterestsHeritage language users of signed language, Interpreter education for L1 users of signed language, interpreting in legal settings, interpreting in educational settingsSelected PublicationsWilliamson, A. (2016). Lost in the shuffle: Deaf-parented interpreters and their paths to interpreting careers. International Journal of Interpreter Education 8(1), 4-22. Williamson, A. (2015). Educating the heritage signed language learner. RID VIEWS, 31(3), 35-37. Williamson, A. (2015). Heritage learner to professional interpreter: Who are deaf-parented interpreters and how do they achieve professional status? Master's thesis. Paper 22. www.digitalcommons.wou.edu/theses/22/Contact Informationamy.firstname.lastname@example.org
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