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Deaf hotelier Roberto Wirth passes away

Roberto E. Wirth, E-’74 & H-’09, passed away on June 5 in Rome, Italy. Mr....

Alumnus Timel Benton to play professional football

Alumnus Timel Benton has signed a contract with the Bay Area Panthers of the Indoor...

Alumni, faculty featured in The Music Man at Olney Theatre Center

James Caverly, ’11, who plays Theo Dimas in Hulu’s Only Murders in the Building, will...

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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,...

The Motion Light Lab’s Dimensions, a 3D animated film, has been accepted to the Seattle Deaf Film Festival, Indie Shorts Awards New York, and Clin d’Oeil in Reims, France! Dimensions is a huge accomplishment for the lab, with its breakthrough in creating fluent, natural 3D signing characters. In the film, Zoe, the protagonist, tells a...

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