Symposium: Celebrating 150 Years of Visionary Leadership

On April 9 and 10, 2014, Gallaudet University will host a 2-day symposium titled Celebrating 150 Years of Visionary Leadership in Washington, D.C. This gathering of scholars marks the 150th anniversary of access to higher education for deaf students. The collegiate department of the Columbia Institution for Instruction of the Deaf and Dumb and the Blind, founded in 1864, came to be known as National Deaf-Mute College and is now Gallaudet University. Its’ creation was a turning point in deaf history, impacting the nation and the world.

Program Agenda

Continuing Education
Individuals seeking Continuing Education Units (CEUs) from the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID) should complete the Participant Initiated Non-RID Activity (PINRA) form and contact an RID Approved Sponsor in advance of attending the Symposium. Gallaudet employees should click here for information on processing their CEUs.

______________________
This symposium is sponsored by: Office of the President, Office of the Provost, with support provided by the Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center, Gallaudet University Department of ASL & Deaf Studies, and the Department of History, Philosophy, Religion, and Sociology.

ALBF logoThe Gallaudet University 150 Symposium is made possible with the support of The Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Foundation, dedicated to perpetuating and expanding Lincoln's vision for America and completing America's unfinished work.


Gallaudet's 150th celebration is made possible by generous support from:

PLATINUM

Purple Logo GUAA logo

GOLD

Philip L. Graham Fund  SVRS Logo

_______
See more of our sponsors

      About Gallaudet
      Administration
      Campus Photos
      Clerc Center
      Contact Us
      Employment Opportunities
      Fast Facts
      Make an Online Gift
      Maps & Directions
      Museum
      Public Relations
      Visitors Center
      Admissions
      English Language Institute
      Financial Aid
      Graduate Admissions
      Graduate Orientation
      International Admissions
      Professional Studies
      Test Center
      Undergraduate Admissions
      Academics & Research
      Archives/Deaf Collections
      Career Center
      Catalog & Course Info
      General Studies
      Graduate Programs
      Honors Program
      Library
      Professional Studies
      Research Support and International Affairs
      Undergraduate Majors
      VL2
      Campus Life
      Athletics
      Bison Shop (bookstore)
      Campus Activities
      Commencement
      Food Services
      Intramurals
      Public Safety
      Residence Life and Housing
      Washington, D.C.
      Tools & Resources
      Bison
      Campus Directory
      Daily Digest
      Help Desk
      Gallaudet Alert-subscribe
      GU Press
      Kellogg Conference Hotel
      Maps & Directions
      my.Gallaudet
      People @ Gallaudet
      Shuttle Bus
      Gallaudet University | 800 Florida Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20002
      Copyright © 2014 Gallaudet University
      FacebookTwitterYouTube