May 15, 2019
Rep. Tom Cole to be Commencement Speaker
President Cordano announces Rep. Tom Cole, will be the commencement speaker for the 2019 Commencement which takes place on Friday, May 17 at 1:30 p.m. He will also receive a honorary degree.
Commencement 2019 Student Speakers Announcement
Two student speakers were selected for the 149th Commencement ceremony on Friday, May 17: Yunhe Bai undergraduate student) and Rachel Eva Bass (graduate student).
Parking Restrictions During Graduation Week
Due to commencement exercises taking place on campus Friday, May 17, parking restrictions began on May 14, 2019.
Gallaudet Athletics Launches Fundraising Campaign
The Gallaudet University athletics department launched its first online fundraising campaign to benefit Bison student-athletes. The campaign kicked off on Tuesday, May 7, at the annual sports banquet and will last until September. The goal of the campaign is $56,000 within a four-month period.
Give in Honor of Jack and Rosalyn Gannon's 60th Wedding Anniversary
Jack and Rosalyn Gannon, both members of the Class of 1959, are celebrating their 60th Wedding Anniversary on June 6, 2019. The Gannons are Honorary Co-Chairs of the Museum and ask that gifts in honor of their milestone support the work of the National Deaf Life Museum at Gallaudet University.