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Stories with subject: Deaf culture
  • Personal experiences help sign language teacher 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 10:46 am
  • DANVILLE, Kentucky - What started as a degree in accounting at the University of Louisville eventually led Kentucky School for the Deaf graduate Max Williamson back to Danville as an educator.

  • Tony Award-winning actress Phyllis Frelich dies 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 10:02 pm
  • Phyllis Frelich, a Tony Award-winning deaf actress who starred in the Broadway version of "Children of a Lesser God," has died. She was 70.

  • Vermont board votes to close school for the deaf 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 10:13 am
  • BRATTLEBORO, Vermont - The board of directors for the Vermont Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing has voted to close a Vermont school for the deaf in Brattleboro that has been facing declining enrollment and staff pay cuts.

  • High-tech items giving deaf-blind online access 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 5:55 am
  • SANDS POINT, New York - Tanisha Verdejo loves to surf the Internet for shopping deals. She chats on Facebook, learns about new recipes and enjoys sending emails to friends and family.

  • School for deaf faces declining enrollment 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 4:44 pm
  • BRATTLEBORO, Vermont - A Vermont school for the deaf is facing declining enrollment and staff pay cuts.