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Thumb pain: BlackBerry strain?
Don't know what "BlackBerry Thumb" is? Consult the dictionary, which recently added the newly coined word: "BlackBerry Thumb: An injury to the thumb caused by repeatedly pressing the keypad on a BlackBerry handheld device." ...
Summer camp for eighth grade girls with hearing loss
(Rochester Institute of Technology, 2006-03-16)
Deaf and hard-of-hearing girls who are entering 8th grade in September, and who are interested in science, technology, engineering, and math can attend Tech Girlz, a new summer camp from July 30 – August 5 at Rochester ...
Funding to NTID tops $7M for international project
(Rochester Institute of Technology, 2006-02-24)
The Nippon Foundation of Japan has awarded another $1.1 million to the National Technical Institute for the Deaf-sponsored Postsecondary Education Network–International to continue its work in expanding career and education ...
Hungarian officials visit NTID
(Rochester Institute of Technology, 2006-05-05)
Building on the success of a visit two years ago by Hungarian Ambassador Andras Simonyi, officials from PEN-International recently hosted a delegation of 12 Hungarians who spent one week learning about postsecondary ...
Lang receives trustees scholarship award
(Rochester Institute of Technology, 2006-05-13)
Harry Lang, of Honeoye Falls, professor in the Department of Research and Teacher Education at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf, has received a $2,500 Trustees Faculty Scholarship Award from Rochester Institute ...
Famous historical photo exhibit coming to NTID
(Rochester Institute of Technology, 2006-01-05)
The exhibition The Allen Sisters: Pictorial Photographers 1885 – 1920, including 50 platinum prints by Frances S. and Mary E. Allen of idealized photographs of country scenes, figure and child studies, and landscapes of ...
"Windows of the Soul" premieres at NTID
(Rochester Institute of Technology, 2006-01-24)
"Windows of the Soul,” a compilation of stories, folklore, and poems about the deaf experience, will be performed at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf, a college of Rochester Institute of Technology, Jan. 26 ...
NTID lands $400K grant
(Rochester Institute of Technology, 2006-01-14)
The National Technical Institute for the Deaf at Rochester Institute of Technology has been awarded a $400,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s Steppingstones of Technology Innovation for Students with ...
New science contest for students with hearing loss
(Rochester Institute of Technology, 2006-01-16)
Students with hearing loss in grades six through 11 can compete in Rochester Institute of Technology’s new National Science Fair for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students and win cash awards of up to $500.
RIT unveils Deaf Studies Archive during heritage month
(Rochester Institute of Technology, 2006-03-13)
A celebration of National Deaf Heritage Month (March 13-April 15) at RIT includes an exhibit of paintings by artist Susan Dupor, a book discussion with author Carol Padden, and the unveiling of a new Deaf Studies Archive ...