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Chris "CJ" Johnson shares his professional journey and what led him back to Gallaudet.
Gallaudet's President and Interim Chief Diversity Officer pen a letter of support to members of the Asian community denouncing acts of hate and violence.
Gallaudet's Division of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion reveals a comprehensive, University-wide strategic action plan.
Kyra Phillips reports on the movement to preserve Black American Sign Language in the deaf community.
Warren “Wawa” Snipe, a “trailblazing Gallaudet University graduate” gives an soul-stirring rendition of the Star Spangled Banner in ASL. Missed it? No problem. Watch Warren’s impassioned ASL interpretation below. For more information, click here.
The Division of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion has completed its second quarterly University-wide anti-racism action plan update, available on the DEDI page of Gallaudet's website.
Dr. Elizabeth "Liz" Moore is the new interim CDO and she has vision... and a plan.
Dear campus community: I want to first recognize and respect that I live and work on the traditional grounds belonging to the Nacotchtans, also known as the Anacostan and Piscataway. Today, we celebrate Indigenous Peoples’ Day, acknowledging and honoring the contributions of Indigenous peoples to our country and our world. There is a unique and...
This week is very special because it marks a worldwide celebration of Deaf people, our culture, our language, and our achievements. “International Week of the Deaf” (IWDeaf) is an initiative of the World Federation of the Deaf (WFD) that was launched in 1958 in Rome, Italy, to promote solidarity among deaf people and our supporters,...
Dear campus community: It is my pleasure to serve as Interim Chief Diversity Officer, and it is an honor to be entrusted with this role. In this message to the university community, I would like to bring up to date on the work of my office, and on other noteworthy initiatives related to equity, diversity,...
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