The Gallaudet University Alumni Association (GUAA) held a virtual Charter Day program on Saturday, April 9. They marked Gallaudet’s 158th birthday, then announced the winners of the GUAA awards for 2022, as follows:

  • Outstanding Young Alumnus Award: Victorica Monroe, ’15 & G-’20
  • Advocacy for Social Justice Award (originally named the Gertrude S. Galloway, ’51, PhD ’93, & H-’02 Advocacy and Social Justice Award): Dr. Poorna Kushalnagar, ’93
  • Above and Beyond Volunteer Award (originally named the Pauline “Polly” Peikoff, E-’36 “Service to Others” Award): Dr. Barbara J. White, ’76

Members of the GUAA Clerc Cultural Fund also took part in the program, describing their new suite of awards beginning in 2023.

Watch the virtual Charter Day program.

Make a donation to Gallaudet in honor of its 158th birthday!

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