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.
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Gallaudet University created the “DEAF EYES” project to bring Deaf history to the public and expand our understanding of United States history. The project is multi-faceted and includes the:
Gallaudet University produced the exhibition, book, poster series, and this website.
Students from the St. Rita’s School for the Deaf. Cincinnati, Ohio, 1918.Photograph by J.B. Schmidt.National Archives, Image: 165-WW-77E-3.
was made possible by a major grant from the
and generous support from:THE MOTOROLA FOUNDATION THE JOHN S. and JAMES L. KNIGHT FOUNDATION THE ROCKEFELLER FOUNDATION SBC FOUNDATION BFGOODRICH FOUNDATION
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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