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Nov 28, 2022
Gallaudet University Alumni Association Board of Directors 2020-2024
No matter where life leads you, know that you’re always home on the Gallaudet campus. Join the Alumni Association today to stay connected and receive benefits reserved exclusively for Bison family members.
Director Alumni Engagement
Board Member - East Region
Board Member - Middle Region
Board Member - West Region
Board Member at Large
Board Member - Home Region
(As approved August 20, 2020) Article I—Name This organization shall be known as the Gallaudet University Alumni Association (GUAA). Article II—Objectives To preserve and increase the influence and prestige of Gallaudet University as an institution of higher education for deaf people. To address those concerns...
Some Broad Objectives for Chapters: To strengthen the ties between Gallaudet University and the local alumni. To maintain an organization to promote the projects of the Gallaudet University Alumni Association and to support all fund raising efforts sponsored by the GUAA and/or the University. To...
(Approved June 22-23, 1973) Step One—NOMINATION OF CANDIDATES(To be implemented in the spring, one year before elections) An Election Committee of five members shall be selected at the discretion of the Board. The Committee shall send out lists of Life Members of the GUAA who...
Download the GUAA Membership form and mail it in with your payment. Complete the GUAA Membership Form Online Contact the Alumni Office for the membership application and with any questions you may have. An attractive membership pin and card Pride in being a member of...
The Gallaudet University Alumni Association (GUAA) was founded in 1889. The GUAA has three objectives according to the GUAA Bylaws: To preserve and increase the influence and prestige of Gallaudet University as an institution of higher education for the deaf. To address those concerns that...
The Gallaudet University Alumni Association (GUAA) has a rich history of support and services to Gallaudet University and to the general deaf community. Much of this is credited to the interest and generosity of the alumni and the leadership of outstanding Gallaudet graduates and former...
1889: The Association was organized on June 27 in Washington, D.C., during the third convention of the National Association of the Deaf: "to preserve and increase the influence and prestige of the College; to extend the sphere of its benefits among those for whom it...
The Laurent Clerc Cultural Fund (LCCF) Alice Cogswell Award is presented to a person for valuable service on behalf of deaf citizens. Previous recipients are: 2020: No Award 2019: Allie M. Joiner, '57 (WA) 2018: Dr. Roslyn Goodstein Rosen, '62 & G-'64 (AZ) 2017: Dr....
The Laurent Clerc Cultural Fund (LCCF) Laurent Clerc Award is presented to a deaf person for outstanding contributions to society. Previous recipients are: 2020: Ernest Elmer Hairston, '61 & Ph.D '94 (MD) 2019: Nancy Rourke (CO) 2018: Drago Renteria, E-'90 (CA) 2017: Michelle A. Banks,...
The Laurent Clerc Cultural Fund (LCCF) Edward Miner Gallaudet Award is presented to a deaf or hearing leader from any place in the world who is working to promote the well-being of deaf people worldwide. Previous recipients are: 2020: No Award 2019: Ian Dhanoolal (Trinidad...
The Gallaudet University Alumni Association (GUAA) Gertrude Scott Galloway, '51, PhD '93 & H-'02, Advocacy and Social Justice Award is presented to an individual who is a strong advocate for social justice for deaf or hard of hearing people. The previous recipient is: 2020: Laurene...
The Laurent Clerc Cultural Fund (LCCF) Amos Kendall Award is presented to a deaf person in recognition of notable excellence in a professional field not related to deafness. Previous recipients are: 2020: Judith A. Pachciarz, M.D, Ph.D (CA) 2019: Steven L. Rattner, D.D.S. (MD) 2018:...
The Gallaudet University Alumni Association (GUAA) Pauline "Polly" Peikoff Service to Others Award is presented to a hearing or deaf individual from within the deaf community who has contributed, beyond normal expectations, their time in service to others. Previous recipients are: 2020: Barbara Jean Cassin,...
The Gallaudet University Alumni Association (GUAA) Outstanding Young Alumnus Award is presented to an alum who left the University within the past 15 years and has worked to bring favorable recognition to Gallaudet University. Previous recipients are: 2020: Najma Johnson, '12 & G-'14 (DC) 2019:...
Below is the class count of members who attended the annual 50th-anniversary breakfast or luncheon hosted by Gallaudet.
Below is the class count of members who attended the annual 25th-anniversary breakfast hosted by Gallaudet. Class Year of Anniversary Number of Members Present 1960 1985 * 1961 1986 * 1962 1987 * 1963 1988 * 1964 1989 * 1965 1990 * 1966 1991 *...
Nanette Fabray, at 1972's Commencement SBG President Larry Forestal presents flowers to Ms. Fabray in 1962. All photos provided courtesy of Gallaudet University Library Deaf Collections and Archives. Ms. Nanette Fabray, H-'72, a noted actress, singer, and dancer, and a longtime friend of Gallaudet, passed...
We have archived our previous annual LCCF awards: Laurent Clerc Award For outstanding social contributions by a deaf person. Alice Cogswell Award To a person for valuable service on behalf of deaf citizens. Edward Miner Gallaudet Award To an international or national deaf or hearing...
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