News and Congratulations

Several major news outlets covered Charter Day, the 150th anniversary of Gallaudet University on April 8:

Letters of congratulations:

Proclamation from Mayor GrayProclamation from Vincent C. Gray, Mayor, The District of Columbia
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Congratulatory letter from WFDCongratulatory letter from Colin Allen, President, World Federation of the Deaf
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Congratulations from NTUTCongratulations from Yoshinori Marakami, President, The National University Corporation Tsukuba University of Technology, Japan
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Other well wishes:

Tom Harkin on Senate floorSenator Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) shares with the Senate that April 8, 2014 is the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln signing the law that authorized Gallaudet University and shares the University's connections to his home state of Iowa.
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Sherrod Brown on Senate floorSenator Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) reflects on his experiences as a member of the Gallaudet University Board of Trustees and wishes the University a happy 150th birthday.
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John McCain on Senate floorSenator John McCain (R-Arizona) reflects on his experiences as a former member of the Gallaudet University Board of Trustees.
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