Which President of the U.S. empowered college bound deaf students?

If you chose Abraham Lincoln you are correct! The answer surprised me!

Gallaudet University- A University dedicated to hearing impaired students!

I can’t say enough about Gallaudet University located in Washington D.C; this college experience could change a hearing impaired person’s professional life. Please share this information.

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Photo courtesy of Gallaudet University

Please click the link below for the full story which details other learning opportunities available to various age groups.

http://www.gallaudet.edu/about/news-and-media/fast-facts

Here is a historic photo from the successful student protest 30 years ago demanding a Deaf President for the college. The photo beneath is from the Gallaudet University Instagram page which has countless photos chronicling past and present campus life. It’s an amazing story to read; if you like heroes you won’t be disappointed.

 

 

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