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March 2015 service awards
Five years: Cynthia Fletcher, Driver, Transportation
Ten years: Jeanelle Faith, Executive Secretary, Registrar
Twenty years: Darlene Prickett, Coordinator of Administrative Services, Gallaudet Technology Services
Thirty years: Stanley Banks, Mechanic, Maintenance Services
Promotions in March
Liletha Davidson, Administrative Assistant, Research and Graduate School; Troy Stevenson, Lead Mechanic, Maintenance Services
New employees hired in March
Virginia Morford, Residential Educator Assistant, Student Life; Holly Bullard, Residential Educator, Student Life; Christopher Hoffmann, Manager, Design Services and Space Planning, General Project Support; Tony Tatum, Admissions Counselor, Admissions; Judy Fleming, Dispatcher/Customer Service Rep, Department of Public Safety; Catherine Martin-Davis, Mental Health Counselor, Counseling & Psychological Services; Lyndsay Mendenhall, Custodian/Floor Maintenance, Custodial Services
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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