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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.
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GIS Main OfficePeet Hall, 584(202) 250-2115 (videophone)(202) 651-5199 (voice)(202) 651-51752 (fax)
Apply by Friday, March 18, 2016
Program Dates: August 3, 2016 to May 19, 2017
This 9-month program includes:
This program capitalizes on the unique opportunities in the District of Columbia to offer a program that incorporates both structured skill development activities and personal mentoring. Program participants will be paired with mentors in their on-campus jobs that will focus on interpreting expertise.
Selected participants come to DC from August 2016 to May 2017 (specific dates to be determined after selection into the program) and spend 40-hours a week working at GIS. In August, interpreters are provided with GIS orientation and foundational interpreter training.
This rigorous and challenging environment will allow you to work daily with other interpreters in a collaborative and stimulating work environment while honing your professional competence.
Frequently Asked Questions
Please complete the following application to be considered for the ASL to English Mentorship program at Gallaudet. You will need to answer all of the questions and upload a resume of your professional work experience.
The application will automatically save your responses to your computer in a temporary internet file for 2 days. If your browser closes or shuts down for any reason, simply open this page again and your responses will re-populate. However, you have to use the same computer in order to view your responses. Upon completion of your application, you will be sent an email verifying your information and giving you a link with instructions on how to complete the video portion of the application. If you have any questions, please contact the Results! Mentoring Program office at 202.250.2940 (VP) or by email at email@example.com
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