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Follow-up post for “What I think about A Peace Corps Posting…” by Deaf RPCV Allen Neece

Allen Neece, who has written the follow-up post below, served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Kenya, Zambia, and Guyana, 2007-2010. He taught for two years at a residential primary school in Kenya, was an advisor to the Zambia National … Continue reading

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What I think about a Peace Corps posting for a sign language teacher in Guyana

(NOTE: This blog is written from my perspective and the views here are my own. They do not necessarily represent the views of my colleagues nor do they represent the views of my employer. – Julie A. Hochgesang) (photo of … Continue reading

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Brown Bag May 2nd 12 to 1 – Dr Anna Marie Trester

Please join us this Friday, May 2nd, from noon to 1pm in the Linguistics Department open area (SLCC 3233) for our final brown bag lunch presentation of the semester. Our guest presenter will be Dr. Anna Marie Trester from Georgetown University. Dr. Trester … Continue reading

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Summer School Prague 2014: Current Issues in Sign Language Linguistics – CISL 2014

Original Post by : Lucie Břinková Date: February 26, 2014 Summer School Prague 2014: Current Issues in Sign Language Linguistics – CISL 2014 Institute of Deaf Studies, Charles University is pleased to announce the first Summer School 2014: Current Issues … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Towson University, Full-Time Lecturer, Deaf Studies

Towson University is inviting applications for a full time, 10-month Lecturer position beginning in August 2014. Responsibilities include undergraduate instruction, academic advising, and university and community service. Applicants with previous college experience teaching American Sign Language 1 to 5 will be … Continue reading

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Deadline extended: LREC Workshop on Sign Language Corpora

Original post by Thomas Hanke, February 6 2014 Reposted from: SLLING-List Dear All, please note that the deadline for abstract submissions to the LREC workshop has been extended to Feb 12, 23:59 CET. Best regards, The organising committee =============================================================================================== 6th … Continue reading

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Gallaudet University Department of Linguistics presents “Applying Cognitive Linguistics to Second Language Learning: Experimental Evidence” by Andrea Tyler, PhD Georgetown University February 7, 2014 SAC 1011, 12:30 PM PRESENTATION IS IN ENGLISH, INTERPRETED IN ASL In this talk, I will discuss … Continue reading

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