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Adam Novsam, ’90

B.S., Business Administration Business Analyst Starbucks Corporate Headquarters “The single most inspiring thing about my job is being part of the Global Store Development team, which ensures Starbucks is being environmentally responsible while operating in an efficient manner.”

August 11, 2020

Andrew Morrill

Investing in Guam’s Deaf Youth Guam brings to mind a vacationing paradise of tropical palm trees and white sand beaches. However, Guam is more than just a beautiful island, as third-year Gallaudet University student Andrew Morrill discovered last summer while there on an internship with two other Gallaudet students. Andrew interned at the Oasis Empowerment...

August 11, 2020

Corinna Hill

Advocating For The Rights Of Deaf Prisoners Several Gallaudet University students are working to improve the American justice system for the deaf by interning with Helping Educate to Advance the Rights of the Deaf (HEARD), a D.C.-based nonprofit organization. HEARD recently was featured in two episodes of Al Jazeera America series “America Tonight.” “Deaf In...

August 11, 2020

Dr. Caroline Solomon Featured In NPR “50 Great Teachers “

Dr. Caroline Solomon, professor of Biology, was featured in a National Public Radio (NPR) story in its “50 Great Teachers” series. The story, entitled “Biology Professor’s Calling: Teach Deaf Students They Can Do Anything,” was done by NPR Education reporter Claudio Sanchez and chronicles Dr. Solomon in the classroom, out on the Anacostia River during...

August 11, 2020

Gregory Hlibok, ’89

B.A., Government J.D., Hofstra University Chief, Disability Rights Office Federal Communications Commission “I acquired the essential leadership, academic and social tools at Gallaudet that enabled me to pursue success in my career.”

August 11, 2020
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Interns on Capitol Hill

Note To Congress: ‘Deafness 101’ Class Now In Session Gallaudet students Tiasha Bera, Daniel Heidemeyer, and Matthew Fein helped educate congressional officials and staff on December 12 about working and hiring deaf and hard of hearing people by talking about their internship experience and educating them about deaf culture. The Congressional Deaf Awareness Briefing was part of an internship...

August 11, 2020

Joey Caverly

Off-Broadway Hit ‘Tribes’ Showcases Talent Of Alumnus Actor Joey Caverly, ’11, from Royal Oak, Mich., has generated a great deal of attention in his role as ‘Billy’ in Nina Raine’s off-Broadway hit Tribes, which has been performed to date during a recent tour on stages in Boston, Mass., Washington, D.C., and Berkeley, Calif. Tribes, which premiered in London’s Royal Court...

August 11, 2020
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Mary Harman

Mary Harman, a third year Gallaudet student, interned at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) during the fall of 2014 and is exuberant about the experience. “Many people think that government jobs are boring and bureaucratic, but not the FCC,” she exclaimed. “This internship is very dynamic. I’m doing different things every day.” A double major in...

August 11, 2020
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Patricia Suarez

Helping Celebrities Do What They Do Best Famous athletes like 22-time Olympic Gold Medal-winning swimmer Michael Phelps don’t have time to deal with everyday responsibilities like paying bills, so they turn to people like Patricia Suarez, a Gallaudet student majoring in business administration, to manage their hectic lives, knowing they are in good hands while they focus...

August 11, 2020

Gallaudet University Chemistry Majors Gain Nanotechnology Skills In Summer Internship At Howard University

Three Gallaudet University chemistry majors gained experience in nanotechnology during a research internship, held May 30 to August 4, 2011, at Howard University in Washington, D.C. Nanotechnology deals with the manipulation of matter on the scale of a billionth of a meter, and is currently studied in many fields of applied and research science, such...

August 11, 2020

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