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    Google Alert - deaf

  • Behind the Scenes of Children of a Lesser God's First Rehearsal with Nyle DiMarco and Joshua ...
    The Broadway revival of Children of a Lesser God doesn't officially open until the spring, but the cast and crew are already hard at work. Stars Joshua Jackson and Lauren Ridloff joined producer Nyle DiMarco this week for the show's first rehearsal, and PEOPLE has an exclusive first look. Ridloff is ...... Read more »
  • Training held to better police, deaf community interaction
    OCEAN VIEW, Del. (AP) — A Delaware police department has instituted a new training tool to better serve the deaf community. News outlets report the Ocean View Police Department hosted a two-hour training on Wednesday, taught by the Delaware Deaf Senior Citizens of Sussex County. Open to area ...... Read more »
  • ASL performer anchors local all-female band
    According to Fortner, typically half of their audience is deaf. She said she thinks the audience likes watching someone with whom they can relate. Whyle can understand ASL and sign. Fortner and guitarist Linda Poole can spell in sign language and communicate through McLaughlin's interpreter.... Read more »
  • Arizona first in US to make legislative meetings accessible to people with hearing loss
    The service is available, by request, for all committee and floor meetings in either chamber. Advocates for people who are deaf or hard of hearing say Arizona's statehouse is the first in the country to offer such a service for all its meetings, making the lawmaking process more transparent and accessible.... Read more »
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    Google Alert - british sign language

  • Deafinitely Theatre to Receive ACT Catalyst Funding
    Deafinitely Theatre creates bilingual productions of classic and contemporary plays for deaf and hearing audiences that combine the visual storytelling of British Sign Language with the immediacy of spoken English. The company's vision is a world where deaf people are a valued part of the national ...... Read more »
  • British Sign Language Co-Ordinator
    A fantastic opportunity for a British Sign Language Co-Ordinator to join a fast growing team in High Wycombe A Company that prides itself on traditional values and understands excellent personal service to all their clients. Your new role will include, checking email bookings that have come in, making ...... Read more »
  • Love's Labour's Lost: Performed in British Sign Language
    Details. STATUS: Released (updated May 22, 2012); RELEASE DATE: May 22, 2012 (United Kingdom); COUNTRY: United Kingdom; LANGUAGE: British Sign Language; AKA: Love's Labour's Lost: Performed in British Sign Language. See all details » · Edit Page Submit additional information and/or ...... Read more »
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    Google Alert - sign language

  • Jaden Smith Says 'I Love You' in Sign Language While Heading to Lunch!
    Jaden was spotted flashing the phrase “I love you” in sign language to photographers on his way to lunch. Such a kind gesture! He also looked super fashionable as always, wearing cool sneakers and a trendy Supreme x Louis Vuitton fanny pack around his shoulder. “My Favorite Thing Is Creating ...... Read more »
  • ASL performer anchors local all-female band
    American Sign Language performers gained public attention after fans witnessed Grammy award-winner Chance the Rapper use an ASL performer during his 2017 tour at the Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago last year, according to the Chicago Tribune. Locally, all-female band The Storyweavers ...... Read more »
  • Top 10 | Joey Cook, Monster Jam, dinosaurs and more highlight weekend
    The Storyweavers perform 7 p.m. Saturday at Starving Artist, 4408 Colley Ave., in Norfolk. The band features a member who performs American Sign Language along with the music and the group recently was nominated for a Veer Magazine Music Award. More info: facebook.com/pg/The-Storyweavers.... Read more »
  • Reno Mayor to Give 'State of the City' Address Thursday Night
    No RSVP is required for the general public, as all seating will be General Admission. The Pioneer Center has seating space for 1,488 people. Doors to the Pioneer Center open at 5 p.m., theater doors open at 6 p.m. and the State of the City address begins at 6:30 p.m. An American Sign Language (ASL) ...... Read more »
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      Google Alert - deafness

    • ASL performer anchors local all-female band
      A 2016 study by the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders reported 37.5 million adults age 18 and older have trouble hearing. The same study reported nearly three of every 1,000 children in the country are born with detectable hearing loss. According to Fortner, typically ...... Read more »
    • Meetings: National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders
      This document is unpublished. It is scheduled to be published on 01/19/2018. Once it is published it will be available on this page in an official form. Until then, you can download the unpublished PDF version. Although we make a concerted effort to reproduce the original document in full on our Public ...... Read more »
    • New app makes hearing tests accessible
      The hearScreen technology is a world-first smartphone-based hearing test solution that has the potential to reach communities that don't traditionally have access to cost-effective hearing tests. Prof Swanepoel says deafness and hearing loss is an “invisible epidemic which affects more than 5% of the ...... Read more »
    • Victorian hospital warns of dangers of yucca after spate of deafness cases
      They're the striking spiky desert plant loved by Australians in their gardens, but surgeons are warning the plant have been responsible for a number of injuries resulting in deafness. The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital has published a study of 28 injuries due to the plant over the past five years.... Read more »
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      Google Alert - hard of hearing

    • 2018 Australian Deaf Games begin in Albury-Wodonga on Saturday
      Community support has allowed the Border to host more sports at the 2018 Australian Deaf Games than the previous competition in Adelaide. More than 850 deaf and hard of hearing competitors, parents, educators and interpreters have started arriving in Albury-Wodonga for the week-long event, which ...... Read more »
    • Behind the Scenes of Children of a Lesser God's First Rehearsal with Nyle DiMarco and Joshua ...
      The Broadway revival of Children of a Lesser God doesn't officially open until the spring, but the cast and crew are already hard at work. ... Ridloff is starring as Sarah (first portrayed by Marlee Matlin in the 1986 film), a young deaf woman working as a janitor at a school for the deaf and hard of hearing.... Read more »
    • Arizona first in US to make legislative meetings accessible to people with hearing loss
      The service is available, by request, for all committee and floor meetings in either chamber. Advocates for people who are deaf or hard of hearing say Arizona's statehouse is the first in the country to offer such a service for all its meetings, making the lawmaking process more transparent and accessible.... Read more »
    • Rising noise levels hit traffic personnel hard
      NIHL is hearing impairment resulting from exposure to loud sound. "NIHL's presence, as seen in this survey, is undoubtedly alarmingly high among the city's traffic personnel. This shows the extent of occupational hazard involved in manning the city's traffic," ENT surgeon Virendra Ghaisas told TOI.... Read more »
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      Google Alert - hearing impaired

    • Jesse White Holds Hearing To Tighten State Laws On Impaired Driving
      CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) — Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White held a hearing Thursday aimed closing some apparent loopholes in the state's laws on impaired driving. “We just want to make sure individuals who drive on our roads are not impaired and they are a responsible person behind ...... Read more »
    • Braille camp teaching vision impaired children from remote and regional towns to read
      ... children the Teleschool teachers are learning remotely, from their home computers, across Australia. "They're often living in very small remote, regional towns and because of that they don't have access to the professionals with the skills in vision impairment or hearing impairment, particularly in braille.... Read more »
    • Reno Mayor to Give 'State of the City' Address Thursday Night
      The Pioneer Center has seating space for 1,488 people. Doors to the Pioneer Center open at 5 p.m., theater doors open at 6 p.m. and the State of the City address begins at 6:30 p.m. An American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter will be provided by Arts For All Nevada for the hearing impaired. The City ...... Read more »
    • Four heroines turned down Poorna's challenging role
      Director Mysshkin, whose upcoming production and acting venture Savarakatthi (Barber's knife) is all set to hit the marquee, speaks to us as on how six heroines including Priya Mani refused to act in the female protagonist role of a hearing impaired girl who has two children while carrying one more; ...... Read more »

     


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