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Dr. Kristin Mulrooney, G-’00 & PhD ’06, Senior Project Manager in the Office of Planning, has been selected as a member of the 2021-2022 Emerging Leaders cohort of the Society for College and University Planning (SCUP). This program is an initiative created by the SCUP Membership Committee to provide those new to planning with guidance, knowledge, and connection.
The one-year program began July 12-16 during SCUP’s virtual national conference. It will provide the 30 cohort members a tailored learning experience with in-person and virtual learning, networking, and advisory opportunities.
Dr. Mulrooney joined the Office of Planning in November 2019. Prior to that, she directed the Center for Bilingual Teaching and Learning (CBTL) and taught in the Department of Linguistics. Along with current Interim Provost Jeffrey Lewis, she co-chaired the Bilingual Mission Framework Task Force.
Dr. Mulrooney is delighted to have been selected to this program and is excited to incorporate what she learns into supporting The Gallaudet Promise, Phase One Strategic Plan.
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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