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Deaf Beauty Nehal Bhogaita Named Miss India Worldwide - Indiawest.com
Bhogaita is also an activist with Action Deafness, an NGO for whom she leads a dance project teaching deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals to dance. Jasveer Kaur Sandhu of Malaysia was crowned first runner-up and Surbhi Sachdev of Oman was crowned ...
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Deaf client calls out TD after communication failure: Roseman
Woodcock has no use for an older method that allowed deaf people to make phone calls using a teletypewriter (or TTY), in which a conversation is typed rather than spoken. She hasn't owned one for 10 years. “In my experience, no one uses TTY phones any ...
Deaf, Hard Of Hearing Students Graduate From Citizen's Academy
Rochester, N.Y. -- For the past ten weeks, Sally Skyer and nearly two-dozen deaf and hard of hearing students took part in a citizen's police academy. "I thought this was a fantastic course because I learned a lot about the Rochester Police Department ...
Album review: Tone deaf moments mar Kenny Chesney's 'Life on a Rock'
Los Angeles Times
Album review: Tone deaf moments mar Kenny Chesney's 'Life on a Rock'. print. Comments. 1. Kenny Chesney. Kenny Chesney's new album is "Life on a Rock." (Blue Chair / Columbia Nashville). Also; Remembering Kris Kross' Chris Kelly, and the power of ...
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Deaf Texas Parents Allegedly Kill Crying Baby
A deaf Texas couple have been charged in the beating death of their 5-month-old daughter who was allegedly killed after an argument about who would care for the crying infant. Hector Rene Cupich-Quinones, 35, and Maria Guadalupe Zuniga, 37, ...
Amanda Knox concedes being 'tone-deaf' in days after roommate's murder
(CNN) -- Amanda Knox describes her strange actions after her roommate's murder as the behavior of a "tone-deaf girl in a trauma" during a wide-ranging and at times tearful interview that aired Tuesday. Knox, whose memoir, "Waiting to be Heard," has ...
Talila Lewis: Florida's deaf inmates need to be seen and heard
The abuse experienced by deaf prisoners housed in the Florida Department of Corrections defies imagination. HEARD's Deaf and Deaf-Blind Prisoner Database includes information on more than 400 men and women, in 38 states, the District of Columbia, ...
Hour Detroit Magazine
Mississippi DeafFest 2013 draws top deaf entertainers
Jackson Clarion Ledger
The key message is that communication comes in all different shapes and forms, said Amanda Parker, Mississippi School for the Deaf outreach coordinator and teacher. “Whether we use sign language, our voices, or both, as long as communication is ...
Sean Forbes' 'Deaf' JamHour Detroit Magazine
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New American School for the Deaf Building to Open This Fall
Construction has been proceeding for nearly a year at the American School for the Deaf's new state-of-the art facility on North Main Street in West Hartford, and according to an ASD spokesperson the project, which now incorporates additional security ...
Refugee, deaf student among youth MPs
A young refugee from the asylum-seeker boat Tampa and a deaf student advocate will represent the Green Party in this year's Youth Parliament. Abbas Nazari, 17, and his family fled Afghanistan to Australia on board the Tampa in 2001, and were among 150 ...
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Deaf Richardson parents charged in baby's death
RICHARDSON — Richardson police say the deaf father of a five-month-old girl who was beaten to death early Sunday morning has confessed to his role in the crime. Hector Cupich-Quiñones, 35, faces capital murder charges, and his wife, Maria Zuniga, ...
My Petition to the President - A Deaf Whale Is a Dead Whale
As animals that rely on sound to navigate their environment, find food, find mates and communicate, going deaf is effectively a death sentence. For some of the animals in the proposed area of testing the margin for survival is already razor thin. There ...
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State approves $4.2 million bond sale to fund American School for Deaf ...
West Hartford News
The State Bond Commission recently approved the sale of $4.2 million in bonds to help the American School for the Deaf (ASD). The bond proceeds will be used for the demolition of Gallaudet Hall, relocation of the central heating facilities and roadway ...
New York Times
A Haven for the Deaf Draws Federal Scrutiny Over Potential Discrimination
New York Times
TEMPE, Ariz. — When the subsidized housing complex for senior citizens opened its doors here last year, it already had a waiting list. Designed by a deaf architect to fit the needs of the deaf, its units have video phones and lights that flash when ...
One Direction Songs To Be Translated In Sign Language For Deaf Awareness ...Entertainmentwise
Cochlear Implants Gain Popularity for Deaf BabiesBabble
Cochlear implants change deaf culture as importance of American Sign ...Daily Illini
KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
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It is inhumane for deaf people to write Oral English - Group - Citifmonline.com
A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) for deaf persons, EMPLODEAF has condemned the writing of Oral English by deaf people during approved November-December (popularly referred to as (Nov-Dec) leg of the West Africa Senior Secondary Certificate ...
Happy Hands Education center gives a voice to deaf children
Broken Arrow Ledger
In 1994, Happy Hands Education Center began with a mission to serve children from birth to age six who are deaf, hard of hearing or have communicative disorders according to Al Proo, CEO and Founder of Happy Hands, 8801 S. Garnett Rd. Proo has made ...
Joel Rosenblum: Boulder ball fields -- Pleas have fallen on deaf ears
The Daily Camera
Boulder has two great multi-field venues for softball in the Stazio and Mapleton complexes, but the city of Boulder has long disdained the baseball community and turned a deaf ear to the need of Boulder's youth whose simple desire is to improve ...
Larned Correctional honors Deaf Awareness month - Great Bend Tribune
Great Bend Tribune
One of the most interesting aspects of the day's presentations was that both Cook and Rosenthal are deaf and were assisted in their presentations by sign language interpreters, Mary Schmidt of Newton and Glenace Humphrey of Hutchinson.
Communications Services for the Deaf laying off 43 employees this summer
Rapid City Journal
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. | Communications Services for the Deaf in Sioux Falls says 43 employees will lose their jobs this summer. CSD Director of Communications Rick Norris tells KDLT news that it's a hard decision for the company to make. The center has a ...
SF Hearing Impaired Company LayoffsKDLT News
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Church observes Mother Father Deaf Day
Springfield News Sun
He was teaching there 12 years ago when his deaf daughter was born. But his experience with family members who are deaf started in childhood with an aunt, then continued when he helped to raise a nephew who had moved to Hoopes' home in Cincinnati ...