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Veröffentlicht am Mo, den 16.05.2016

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Deaf woman Georgia Fields unfit to stand trial for murder because of low intelligence, court told - The Age

Two-out-of-three mental health experts believed deaf and mute woman Georgia Fields - accused of taking part in the murder of a profoundly deaf man pushed over a second-floor balcony - was unfit to stand trial because of her low intelligence, a court ... [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Recht

Veröffentlicht am So, den 15.05.2016

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A spiritual home for deaf people in Wuhan - CCTV

A spiritual home for deaf people in Wuhan CCTV For many deaf people in central China's city of Wuhan, Tuesday and Friday mornings are exciting times, as they gather at a Sign Language Corner to talk with each other. Of course, in sign language. It's a place without communication problems or ... [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Soziales
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For Rabbi Darby Leigh, Growing Up Deaf Taught Lesson in Jewish Inclusiveness - Forward

When he was growing up on the Upper East Side of Manhattan in the late 1980s, Darby Jared Leigh was the only deaf kid at his synagogue. He was also the only deaf kid at his high school, and just about everywhere else he spent time. At home, deafness was the norm: Both of Leigh’s parents were deaf. But out in the world, being profoundly deaf set him apart. [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Soziales Religion
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Delightful! Deaf dance competitors move to the beat - Jamaica Gleaner

At the National Deaf Dance Finals held at the Little Theatre, it was obvious that counting visuals helped to establish the basic rhythm pattern of the dancers and facilitated the development of the inner rhythm and timing for each dance. [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Kultur
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Dogs For the Deaf Holds 25th Dog Walk - KDRV

Dogs for the Deaf is celebrating a quarter century of dog walk fundraisers. This year is the 25th annual Dogs for the Deaf Dog Walk. [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Soziales Tiere

Veröffentlicht am Sa, den 14.05.2016

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A bittersweet finale for deaf student, interpreter - Scottsbluff Star Herald

Every day. Every class. Every sport, club and extracurricular activity for 16 years with your “mom” right beside you. It has to become a love or hate relationship. [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Dolmetschen

Veröffentlicht am Fr, den 13.05.2016

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LU Deaf Studies and Deaf Education awarded $1.25M grant - Texas Examiner

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs has awarded a $1.25 million grant to the Department of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education at Lamar University. The focus of the grant is to prepare teachers for deaf and hard of hearing students in kindergarten through 12th grade who have additional disabilities. [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Bildung Wissenschaft
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Accused deaf killer had one of lowest IQs in Australia, court told - The Age

One of three deaf people accused of murdering a profoundly deaf man who fell 12 metres from an apartment balcony had an IQ in the lowest 0.03 per cent of the population, a court has heard. [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Kriminalität

Veröffentlicht am Do, den 12.05.2016

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New Deaf West Show and Merrily We Roll Along Tapped For Wallis Season - Playbill.com

The theatre slate is set to feature a staging of Stephen Sondheim's Merrily We Roll Along and a new Deaf West Theatre co-production of Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo, which will incorporate sign language . [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Gebärdensprache Kultur
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Lights, Camera, Sign: Austin News Show for the Deaf Rises in Popularity - TWC News

TWC News Lights, Camera, Sign: Austin News Show for the Deaf Rises in Popularity TWC News Out of his apartment in Southwest Austin, Alex Abenchuchan produces and hosts an online news show for the deaf. With the help of a makeshift teleprompter and the push of a toe, Abenchuchan signs the news as he reads it. [...] weiter »

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Deaf Dog Who Was Abandoned On The Street Goes On The Best Adventures Now - The Dodo

Because of his deafness, his chances were slimmer than those of other shelter dogs. Still, Gordon got to work learning to read sign language so he could find a family who would love him as he was. [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Tiere
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Deaf children missing out on early years support - Nursery World (subscription)

The NDCS launch of the Right From The Start campaign for better quality early years support for families of deaf babies, coincides with the ten-year anniversary of the newborn hearing screening programme and looks at its impact on services and outcomes ... [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Bildung Erziehung
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Fraudster used sign language business to steal £80000 - STV News

Andrew Thomson won the Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs for his work in establishing Sign-now.com, providing video conferencing for the deaf. Presenting the award in 2008, EasyJet founder, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou said Thomson, who was born profoundly deaf, had demonstrated "drive, creativity and determination". At Stirling Sheriff Court on Wednesday, Sheriff William Gilchrist labelled him a "highly culpable" fraudster. [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Kriminalität
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New brain research may help treat single-sided deafness - Science Daily

A new discovery could help people suffering with single-sided deafness (SSD) find a treatment quicker -- and could potentially lead to a cure. SSD affects around 9,000 people per year in the UK, and around 60,000 per year in the US. [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Wissenschaft
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Deaf lacrosse player turns her inability to hear into an advantage on the field of play - Deseret News

“Our biggest fears were what would their lives be like, would they be accepted, probably very normal parent stuff,” said Flavin, whose two daughters were born deaf due to a genetic anomaly. [...] weiter »

Kategorien: Soziales
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