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Browsing Through the De’Via Exhibition

Wednesday, July 16th, 2008

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Walkin’ Thru the NAD Exhibit Hall

Friday, July 11th, 2008

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Check out the detailed look at the latest videophones from CSDVRS’s Z, HOVRS’s MVP, and Viable’s VPAD.

On the Street with Jackie

Friday, July 11th, 2008

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NAD Board Election Results

Friday, July 11th, 2008

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Amy: Congratulations for running a second term as NAD president! In the next two years, what will you do to increase NAD visibility in the deaf community?
Bobbie [...]

Michelle Lapides crowned NAD Miss Deaf America 2008-2010

Friday, July 11th, 2008

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Interview with Michelle Lapides
Amy: Congratulations, Michelle! You are now the new 2008 Miss Deaf America. How do you feel about receiving this special honor tonight?
Michelle: It’s a [...]

Interview with Stephen Weiner, Roslyn Rosen, and Alan Hurwitz

Thursday, July 10th, 2008

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Interview with Stephen Weiner, Roz Rosen, and Alan Hurwitz
Amy: Here we are to interview three people, top-level administrators running a university. Please explain your roles in your [...]

Deaf Member of South African Parliament Presents on “Diversity and Human Rights”

Thursday, July 10th, 2008

Today’s plenary keynote presentation, “Diversity and Human Rights” by the Honorable Wilma Newhoudt Druchen (South Africa) was both inspiring and electrifying - she spoke about her experiences growing up in Cape Town, South Africa during apartheid, family lineage including her husband’s collegiate studies at Gallaudet, return to her home country to advocate on behalf [...]

And the Winner is…Gallaudet!

Thursday, July 10th, 2008

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Last night’s College Bowl in the Grand Ballroom that pitted CSUN, Gallaudet and NTID/RIT against each other was a memorable one even before the matchups began. As [...]

Deaf Youth USA

Thursday, July 10th, 2008

It all started in Madrid, Spain when three delegates from the United States, represented NAD at the World Federation of the Deaf Youth Section camp. One of those delegates was a passionate woman named Melissa Malzkuhn from Fremont, California. After being elected as the Secretary of the WFD Youth Section, Melissa could not sleep on [...]

NAD Board of Directors Elections on Friday

Thursday, July 10th, 2008

Candidates for the 2008-2010 Board of Directors are listed below. Voting will occur during the Council of Representatives meeting Friday morning, July 11th from 8 am to 10 am.
The candidates are:
President (2008-2010):
Bobbie Beth Scoggins (SD)
Vice President (2008-2010):
Christopher D. Wagner (FL)
Secretary (2008-2010):
Lynn Z. Null (OK)
Treasurer (2008-2010):
Ronald E. Sutcliffe (MD)
Region I Representative (2008-2012):
Jeff Rosen (MD)
Margie English (DC)
Region [...]