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Josiah Roberson welcomes students to the Deaf History Month Celebration.

Students Celebrate Deaf History Month

Students in various FSDB Deaf Department classes celebrated Deaf History Month, observed during March 13 to April 15 each year. Students researched, created timelines, made posters, and gave presentations about famous Deaf people. Deaf High School ASL classes researched and presented on famous Deaf people such as Chuck Baird, Douglas …  


Clay artwork in the shape of the

Deaf History Month Handshape Artwork

National Deaf History Month is observed from March 13 to April 15 each year. March 13 commemorates the selection of I. King Jordan as the first Deaf President of Gallaudet University. April 15 commemorates the opening of American School for the Deaf as the nation’s first public school for the …  


FSDB students watch as a forklift places the cupola on top of the gazebo.

Gazebo Project Ends with Cupola Lift

On May 3, 2018, the gazebo construction project undertaken by the FSDB Building a Tradesman (BAT) program reached completion. In a historic ceremony well-attended by students and staff members, a crane from the campus Facilities Department lifted the cupola aloft and crowned the pavilion with it. The long-anticipated gazebo project was …