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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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July 2015 Service Awards Ten years: Vernetta Pegues, Quality Assurance Specialist, Student Health Services; Victoria King, Research Compliance Specialist, Sponsored Programs and Research Compliance; Chardae Jenoure, Administrative Secretary, Business (Undergraduate Programs); Mark Dudley, Supervisor, HVAC and Controls, Maintenance Services; Charles Crosby, Driver, Transportation; Yvonne Catt, Administration and Operations Specialist, Clerc Center Administration and Operations.
Fifteen years: Randi Vandegrift, Purchasing Agent, Contracts and Purchasing; Suzy McKenzie, Help Desk Coordinator, Gallaudet Technology Services; Sheila Kelly-Bryant, Dispatcher/Customer Service Representative, Department of Public Safety; Darian Burwell, Director, Student Success.
Thirty-Five years: Ivey Wallace, Director, Gallaudet University Press; Janet Vance, Director, Human Resources Services.
Gaurav Mathur, Dean of Graduate School and Continuing Studies, Research and Graduate School; DeAndre Wilkins, Mechanic, Maintenance; Sara Finklea, Research Associate, Institutional Research.
New employees hired in July
Darla Konkel, Staff Interpreter II/Deaf-Blind Services, Gallaudet Interpreting Service; Lisa Sentelle, Digital Media Specialist, Adam Politzer Memorial Research; Lauren Benedict, Digital Media Specialist, Marketing and Creative Services.
Retirements in July
Janet Weinstock, Content Specialist, Curriculum and Assessment; Marilyn Sass-Lehrer, Professor, Education.
Roberto E. Wirth, E-’74 & H-’09, passed away on June 5 in Rome, Italy. Mr. Wirth was owner and managing director of the Hotel Hassler in Rome, one of the most prestigious family-owned hotels in the world, and owned several other hotels and resorts throughout Italy. He was a strong advocate for deaf people in...
Alumnus Timel Benton has signed a contract with the Bay Area Panthers of the Indoor Football League (IFL). Benton, who graduated last month, is the first Gallaudet Bison to sign a professional football contract since Tony Tatum signed on with the Utah Blaze in the now-disbanded Arena Football League (AFL) in May 2013. Benton was...
James Caverly, ’11, who plays Theo Dimas in Hulu’s Only Murders in the Building, will play Professor Harold Hill in the Olney Theatre Center’s summer production of Meredith Willson’s Tony-winning musical The Music Man, which opens tonight and runs through July 23. The show’s official opening is on Thursday, June 23. Sandra Mae Frank, ’13,...
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