Thursday, 31 July 2014
CTV News in Toronto are reporting that a new restaurant has opened called Signs. Signs will be staffed mainly by deaf sign language users and as well as food, customers will also get an education in American Sign Language. The restaurant’s...
Wednesday, 30 July 2014
Are you a CODA? If so, somebody is doing research and would love if you would take a survey. The link is posted in the comment section.
Project background, Introduction to the study, & Consent See ASL Introductory video below. About the Researcher I am Amy Williamson, the daughter of deaf parents, Mary Ella Scarboro Williamson and Barney Williamson of North Carolina. I have worked as an ASL/English interpreter since 1990 and I am co…
Project background, Introduction to the study, & Consent Who am I? I am Amy Williamson, the daughter of deaf parents, Mary Ella Scarboro Williamson and Barne...
Vicky Pannell: Why I’ve helped two Gambian Sign Language Interpreters to attend ASLI’s conference in September http://wp.me/p408Yl-37d
Our story earlier this week about the deaf woman who was humiliated by the driver of a bus in Oxford has now reached the Oxford Mail:http://www.oxfordmail.co.uk/news/yourtown/oxford/11373900.Oxford_Tube_sorry_for_deaf_passenger_s__humiliation_/?ref=rss&utm_campaign=Oxtweets
Monday, 28 July 2014
Exclusive: Deaf woman says she was “humiliated” on bus as driver allegedly insists she can hear phone http://wp.me/p408Yl-38R
Saturday, 26 July 2014
Story about Bob Panara...
Robert Panara, who lost his hearing as a child and became a leading educator of the deaf and a pioneer of studies of deaf culture, has died. He was 94.
Friday, 25 July 2014
Attention people with hearing loss- a cool opportunity awaits!
Here is a petition to urge the Department of Justice to get trained on how to interact with the deaf. Here at the Library Services for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing we have sent materials to several police departments in Tennessee for training but more should use us as a resource!
A surprise in a hospital maternity ward
Thursday, 24 July 2014
Wednesday, 23 July 2014
On this date (July 23) in 2003, a revival of Big River opened on Broadway..(read more at the link below)
How SignHealth have been working to give Deaf people interpreting support in healthcare (with BSL translation)