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Gallaudet Announced the New University President

October 9, 2015 in Community News



 Roberta “Bobbi” Cordano to be the next University President

Announcement starts at 00:09:12


Juris Doctor, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Bachelor of Arts, Beloit College, Beloit, Wisc.

Roberta “Bobbi” Cordano, J.D., recently had served as the vice president of programs for the Amherst H. Wilder Foundation in Saint Paul, Minn. In this role, she oversees direct community-based programs to nearly 9,500 people in the areas of early childhood, community mental health, family supportive housing, aging and caregiver services, school reform, and food access. Her accomplishments in this role range from managing and sustaining programs in a highly volatile revenue environment, providing community leadership, fostering innovation, strengthening and supporting diversity within the workforce, and structuring services for optimal alignment and collaboration.

The above text taken from Finalist Candidate Page

Official announcement
Board Of Trustees Names Roberta “Bobbi” Cordano To Serve As University’s Next President


See the Gallaudet Website for more about the official announcement .

Interview with President of Korean Association of the Deaf

October 24, 2014 in Community News


Deaf Nation
Posted – Oct. 24, 2014

In this interview, we sit down with a man of many experiences and stories… Seungil Byun 변승일! We have the chance to learn about a country’s hardships and passion to gain equality in different aspects for their Deaf community in this video. Join in on the interview and get to know this individual on his accomplishments, and what he aims to accomplish! (captioned)

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