Congratulations, Class of 2020: Celebrating Your #DeafSuccess!

Serving Deaf College Students: A Live Discussion on Navigating COVID-19 and Beyond


Learn more about the outcome of the online live discussions here.

Deaf Success Story: Carlos Aponte-Salcedo, School Counselor and Administrator

Join Us for TWO #DeafAtWork Online Panels — May 27 and June 9

Pandemic Taking Unique Toll on Deaf College Students, According to New Poll

As U.S. college students grapple with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, a new poll reveals the crisis is taking a unique toll on deaf students.

Seventy-four percent of deaf college students consider online learning harder than traditional learning, and many are being denied American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters, according to a poll by the National Deaf Center on Postsecondary Outcomes at the University of Texas at Austin.

Seven Tips to Improve Communication with Your Deaf Teenager During COVID-19

Decide, Act, Believe: How to Assess and Empower Self-Determination in Deaf Youth

How to Host Effective and Accessible Online Meetings with Deaf Participants

Director’s Update, April 2020: We’re In This Together

For regularly updated information and resources in response to COVID-19, visit:

As we all cope with our “new normal” and struggle to grasp the magnitude of what’s happening — and the uncertainty of what’s to come — I want to take a moment to pause and check in with you. This is what I know for sure:

  • People first, projects second.

  • All plans can and may change.

Live Discussion with Deaf Students: Help! All My Classes are Online!