May 10, 2010 (Archives)

See the latest vlog from GUAA President Alyce Slater Reynolds!
In her latest vlog as GUAA president, Alyce Slater Reynolds, '76 & G-'78, talks about updates from the GUAA Board, Charter Day, and meeting with President Hurwitz.

Highlights of GUAA Board spring meeting
This is a summary of the GUAA Board of Directors spring meeting at Peikoff Alumni House on Thursday and Friday, April 15-16, 2010.

Gallaudet to mark two major milestones in May
In one action-packed week, Gallaudet will hold an Inaugural Ceremony for President T. Alan Hurwitz, the Graduate Awards and Hooding Ceremony, and the University’s 141st Commencement.

Commencement student speakers announced
The University has selected two students to speak at Commencement about what Gallaudet has meant to them. Ms. Taiyabah Naeem will be the undergraduate student speaker, and Ms. Christen Szymanski will represent the graduate students.

Dr. MJ Bienvenu, '74 & G-'83 to chair Gallaudet's 150th anniversary in 2014
A committee, chaired by Dr. MJ Bienvenu, has been formed to plan Gallaudet's year-long sesquicentennial celebration in 2014.

Athletic Hall of Fame inductees announced
Five former student-athletes and two coaches will be inducted into the Gallaudet University Athletic Hall of Fame on October 31 as part of Homecoming 2010.

'Gallaudet and the Community Evolving Together' topic of Charter Day
Six award receipients, five of whom are also alumni, were recognized at the 2010 Charter Day for their contriibutions to the deaf community.

Gallaudet Clubs continue to be a hit at regional Academic Bowl competitions
Gallaudet Clubs brought in large crowds of enthusastic alumni eager to hear updates on Gallaudet, and to meet President Hurwitz.

NorCal Chapter of the GUAA hosts wine and cheese party
GUAA President Alyce Slater Reynolds, '76 & G-'78, is hosting a wine and cheese party at her home on Friday, June 4 for those who are interested in hearing firsthand updates on Gallaudet and would like to mingle with alumni.

Chicago alumni need your help!
Alumni in Chicago, Ill. are conducting a survey to see if alumni planning to attend the Deaf Seniors of America Conference would prefer to have a breakfast or dinner prior to the event to raise funds for the Gallaudet University Museum Fund.

Baseball team featured in 'USA Today'; attends White House ceremony with New York Yankees
In less than 24 hours, the Gallaudet baseball team met President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, and the New York Yankees at a White House ceremony, and was featured in the sports section of "USA Today."

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