A world-class institute of changemakers in the deaf and signing community.
Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
Over 50 degree programs, with online and continuing education for personal and professional development.
Innovating solutions to break down barriers, and using science to prove what does and doesn’t work.
We make it easy for you to apply and enter here.
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Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
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During the first year, we hosted the Preliminary competition in October 2012 with 17 schools participating. The Buff Division was the only division to have a national competition which was held at Gallaudet in December 2012 with only 4 schools participating.
Number of Schools in the Preliminary competition: 17
National Competition teams (Buff only):
Earle B. Wood Middle School (MD)
Phoenix Day SD
Buff National championship match:
Texas SD defeated Earle B. Wood Middle School
Buff Most Outstanding Player:
Lydia Kopp, 8th grade, Texas SD
Buff National All Stars:
Jared Herman, 6th grade, CSD Riverside
Claude Martinez-Krohn, 8th grade, Phoenix Day SD
Malvana Ramborger, 8th grade, Texas SD
Bryan Yun, 8th grade, Earle B. Wood Middle School
Blue Division champions:
Green Division champions:
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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