Deaf, hard of hearing students find opportunities to get involved

American Sign Language professors discussed ways in which deaf and hard of hearing students can get involved on campus at the Julius Glickman Conference Center on Wednesday.The event, which was the second annual meet-and-greet for deaf and hard of hearing students, takes place in September, which holds Deaf Awareness Week.According to linguistics lecturer David Simmons, there… Read More Deaf, hard of hearing students find opportunities to get involved

Sun Prairie teachers honored at conference for deaf, hard of hearing

Sun Prairie Area School District educators Kathy Nett and Tara Bierman have been honored for their work with district students who are deaf/hard of hearing.The honors were presented at the Wisconsin Educational Services Program Deaf and Hard of Hearing Conference held in March, during which Sun Prairie educator Kathy Nett was named Teacher of the… Read More Sun Prairie teachers honored at conference for deaf, hard of hearing

Effort Underway To Build Bridge Between Philadelphia Police & Deaf, Hard Of Hearing

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Philadelphia Police Advisory Commission is taking steps to open the lines of communication between cops and those who are deaf and hard of hearing.Imagine getting stopped by police. The officer shines a flashlight in your eyes. They knock on your window. The only problem is you cannot hear.“If you are a… Read More Effort Underway To Build Bridge Between Philadelphia Police & Deaf, Hard Of Hearing