Alumni eNewsletter: Gallaudet Clubs scheduled during regional Academic Bowl competitions in February (Archives)

Gallaudet University Regional Academic Bowls offer exciting mental competition between the best and brightest deaf and hard of hearing high school students. They also present a golden opportunity to meet alumni and friends after the competitions at one of the Gallaudet Clubs. The Gallaudet Club is an informal gathering that GUAA chapters and the Home Office occasionally co-host. It provides an ideal occasion to catch up with one another and learn about what's happening at Gallaudet.

Conceived in 1997, the Gallaudet University Academic Bowl for Deaf and Hard of Hearing High School Students is run by Gallaudet University. The Academic Bowls foster the pursuit of academic excellence, promote a spirit of academic competition and good sportsmanship among participants, and encourage social opportunities for collegiality among students. It is also a good venue for Gallaudet to market its programs and recruit students. President Hurwitz plans to attend each of these events, so this will be a great opportunity for alumni to meet him.

Gallaudet Clubs are scheduled in the cities where regional Academic Bowl competitions will take place in February.

West Regional, Saturday, February 14, 7:30 p.m.
Oregon School for the Deaf
McKnight Cafeteria
999 Locust Street Northeast,
Salem, OR 97301

Midwest Regional, Friday, February 20, 7 p.m.
Kentucky School for the Deaf
Brady Hall Multi-purpose Room
303 South Second Street
Danville, KY 40422

Southeast Region, Friday, February 27, 7 p.m .
Delaware School for the Deaf
Great Room
630 East Chestnut Hill Road
Newark, DE 19713

Southwest Regional, Friday, March 27, 7 p.m.
New Mexico School for the Deaf
Superintendent's House
1060 Cerrillos Road
Santa Fe, NM 87505

Refreshments at Gallaudet Club events are provided courtesy of Gallaudet University. GUAA chapters/liaison coordinators (PenJerDel, New Jersey, Kentucky, Pacific Northwest, and New Mexico) and GURC directors will provide assistance. For more information about the Gallaudet Club events, email alumni.relations@gallaudet.edu.

For more information about the 2015 Gallaudet University Academic Bowl for Deaf and Hard of Hearing High School Students, check out the website.


Posted: 6 Feb 2015

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