1. N

    Question-Venture Name-Course Project

    Hello! My Name is Noam (female), and I am a college student going into my second year now. I am currently in a joint course with students from a different college, that is all about innovation. As part of this course, we are required, in groups, to come up with an innovative idea to sell locally...
  2. D

    Asl song for class

    I was wondering if anyone could gloss or even film them doing it to help me out it is a final in my class, And we have to preform in front of the class. Thank you! Old man knocked on my front door With my teenage boy and a couple more from up the road He had him by the collar Said he caught him...
  3. queen_lnl

    Can hard of hearing people give sign names?

    I have been speaking asl for the past 3 years, and I’m unsure as to a few sign name rules. I’ve been hard of hearing my whole life, and so has my father. I’m not deaf, but I’m also not hearing; I never really know what culture allowed to identify with. So I’m unsure what cultural things I can...
  4. Z

    Im 20 and i just been told im going deaf..

    I had tinnitus since i was a little girl but i only ever noticed it in absolute silence like when i was laying in bed and never knew what to make of it. By my early teens it started disrupting my sleep. No i am 20 and need sound constantly or the tinnitus completely envolpes everything and its...
  5. Stephie17

    Female discrimination?

    Hi, I am doing a paper in my Global Feminisms class about feminism issues and/or discrimination issues. None of my books or online readings address other-abled people. I am hearing but learning ASL and run a Meet-Up group in my area for ASL. Our group includes a deaf man, who has become a...
  6. StarsDance

    Opinions on hearing dogs

    Hello everyone, I'm an ASL 1 student. For my class I need to write a research paper on hearing dogs. For this assignment I need an interview, and it would be amazing if I could get some of your opinions the topic. Here are some questions, but if you have any other thoughts on it, please tell me...
  7. StarsDance

    Hearing student learning asl

    Hello! I'm a student in my first ASL class. I was given a research assignment and chose the topic of hearing dogs/service dogs. I was wondering if anyone here had any information or any opinions on hearing dogs. It would be very helpful!
  8. Oliver

    A little advice?

    Hey, so I was not to sure whether to put this in the relationship thread or lgbt thread but, here I am. As most of you know by now I'm transgender ftm. Well the guy I'm with is very kind but if I come out to him that'll be it of our relationship. He says I can't be trans because of his...
  9. Ambuhhlurr

    Is there anyone here who also has chronic pain, ear infections, and or sinusitis?

    So I'm HoH and I grew up thinking it was normal to have what my ENT calls chronic ear disease, but I learned that not every deaf/HoH person has it and not every person with chronic ear disease is deaf/HoH. I was wondering if anyone else was dealing with both and how they handle it and if there's...
  10. mmills89

    Hi, my name is melanie! (19f)

    Hi, I'm Melanie. I am a 19 year old hearing girl who is learning ASL in college. I am very new, but very excited to keep learning. I'd love some practice pals, hearing or Deaf, and appreciate any help. Feel free to contact me to practice. (Glide: mmills89 ; Skype: message me)
  11. Ambuhhlurr

    Hearing aids and amplifiers don't work for me?

    I am HoH. The little I can hear is very distorted so I usually make use of lip reading but lip reading can be hard bc it's more like feeling in the blanks and making an educated guess to what they might be saying. The distoration does not get better even when louder. ENT said they will not help...
  12. O

    Volunteers needed: the impact of online computer games on mental health: parents of primary school

    Dear, I am a PhD student at the University of Strathclyde. I am studying the role of Minecraft or Autcraft in education. I am trying to find how Minecraft can be used to help children engage, learn socially and playfully, and to become a part of a community. I am interested in how this could be...
  13. J

    Could an app that translates sign language to text be useful?

    Hello Everyone! My name is Jay, I am currently completing a 4 year Bsc Computer Science degree. I am making my Final Year Project where I am planning to make a Sign language translation application which translates sign language into typed text. I want to develop an application that will...
  14. Alesander Carson

    Regionals for quiz bowl...

    Today, I'm competing against other schools to see who goes forward to state and as some of you would already infer, it's very difficult to hear the questions, especially from moderators who aren't experienced as others. So when me and my teammates ask them to repeat the question and they say no...
  15. B

    Vrs research help

    Hello, I am a Master’s student and I am writing to ask for some help in research I am conducting. I would be very grateful. The research is qualitative and will focus on the communication in the workplace between the d/Deaf or Hard of Hearing community and the hearing community...
  16. J

    School project ... deaf opinions needed!

    Hello! I am a high schooler who participates in a science/engineering fair. Basically, we must create something. My friend and I came up with an idea to connect a voice sensor to a vibrating motor. This means when a certain word or sound is heard, the object will vibrate. We made this focusing...
  17. D

    Educate a newbie?

    Hello, community! This question is being presented to you for the sake of both interest and education of myself. I know the question will seem cliché, but please bear with me. My only knowledge of signing, in general, is almost exclusively of what I've learned from online research. The question...
  18. D

    Isl buddy videochatting

    Hey there my name is Daniel, currently live in Dublin, Ireland, I'm hearing, recently started learning ISL and would really like someone to videochat with me in whatever platform to try and practice more, I'm very much in love with Deaf Culture and Sign Languages ever since Switched at Birth...
  19. coolgirlspyer90

    I'm Back! With Another Intepreter Problem... Help!!!!!!

    Hi guys!! I'm now in college and I'm attending Ohio University (In athens Ohio) but I have a major interprter issue. This is worst than the one I had in high school (if you look at my previous threads from 2008-2012, you'll find it).. I need help researching some proofs about my right to...
  20. PattyP

    Help Asl1

    I'm in ASL1 but before this I was taking ASL in my church. I get how to say words but not how to say sentences. I'm really struggling was wondering if I might meet a friend who would be willing to Skype with me to talk and improve my signs.