Recent content by mjperezo

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    What are you thinking about? Part VIII

    Care to elaborate? Also, I don't know if you're being sarcastic :whistle:
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    What are you thinking about? Part VIII

    Thinking about if there are currently any deaf people who want a career in politics.
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    Cochlear Implants

    As a member of the deaf community, do you want to get cochlear implants?
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    Genuinely Curious: disabled vs linguistic minority

    I'm working on a research paper about sign language legislation and have encountered the rift between disability & linguistic minorities. I understand the differences, but I want to know how you all feel regarding this issue. I know some deaf people consider themselves disabled, but I think a...
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    Do deaf people wish hearing people would learn sign language?

    I'm curious what the consensus from deaf people is on this question. Google won't answer me!
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    ASL Student Seeking dDeaf participants for research paper interviews

    Unfortunately, back then I did not receive anything from you. And I am no longer looking for answers to those questions but I'm super glad you were willing to answer them! Thank you for replying to my message albeit I saw you're reply too late.
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    Death in the deaf community

    Hi all, It has been a while since I've been on the site. After a short hiatus, I will slowly get back into the deaf community. Unfortunately, I have some bad news from my corner of the deaf world. The University of Houston and Houston has lost one of the kindest and most caring souls, Dr. Scot...
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    A QUESTION FOR ASL LEARNERS

    After two years of Sign Language and ASL Interpreting courses, my mindset has changed from helping deaf people to helping hearing people and advocating for deaf people in hearing culture.
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    Hearing ASL student looking for dDeaf participants for liberal arts study

    Howdy again y'all, I'm currently researching for a paper regarding the effect globalization has had on dDeaf communities. I'm interested in how dDeaf people communicate with each other worldwide and where each person originates. This is my first attempt at research, meaning I may not get all...
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    Hearing ASL Student

    Hi all!! My name is MJ, and I'm a hearing student at the University of Houston. I aim to become an ASL Interpreter, reach a Master BEI certification, and eventually learn International Sign. I desire to do this to better help the hearing world understand the dDeaf community and raise awareness...
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    What are you thinking about? Part VIII

    I am wondering if my thread will ever get approved and if anyone will respond to it.
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    Sick

    As a future hearing interpreter, I think it's wrong that officers and more people in professional positions don't make an attempt to learn basic signs to help include dDeaf people.
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    Anyone in the Houston,Texas area?

    Not dDeaf, but you can try looking on deafnetwork.com for events. You can also lookup dDeaf groups in Houston on Meetup.com. Best wishes to you!
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    Hi ASL student looking to practice with native ASL signers or other students

    I too am an ASL student. I found that Meetup.com is very good about maybe finding something in your area. I have used their platform to help write my event papers.
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    ASL Student Seeking dDeaf participants for research paper interviews

    Hi all!! My name is MJ, and I'm a hearing student at the University of Houston. I aim to become an ASL Interpreter, reach a Master BEI certification, and eventually learn International Sign. I desire to do this to better help the hearing world understand the dDeaf community and raise the...
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