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2018
VAD Mini-Conference
Fairfax, VA
September 7-8, 2018


Virginia Association of the Deaf
Mini-Conference

September 7-8, 2018

Fairfax County Government Center
12000 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, Virginia 22033

For information, please contact
Tim Lavelle, Conference Chair
TWL50@cox.net
VP 571-350-8029

Downloads in pdf:

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2017
VAD Conference
Fredericksburg, VA
October 26-28, 2017

 

Virginia Association of the Deaf

60th Biennial VAD Conference

"Protecting Our Rights to be Heard"

 

October 26-28, 2017

 

Country Inn & Suites

5327 Jefferson Davis Hwy

Fredericksburg, VA 22408

 

President’s Reception, Bowling Night, Meeting/Election, Exhibit Booths,
Workshops, Lunch, Banquet, Awards, Door Prizes

 

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An Open Letter to the
Alexander Graham Bell
Association for the
Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Meredith Sugar, President of the Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (AGBell), wrote an article titled "Dispelling Myths About Deafness" in which she denied years of research and disparaged the Deaf, our culture, and the living, vibrant language which is American Sign Language (ASL) (http://www.agbell.org/in-the-news/response-nyle-dimarco/).  She wrote this article in response to the Nyle DiMarco article published in the Washington Post on March 28, 2016. (https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/reliable-source/wp/2016/03/28/a-dancing-with-the-stars-contestant-is-vying-for-a-white-house-correspondents-dinner-invite/).

 

The VAD Board responded with an open letter to Meredith Sugar.  Click here to see the letter.

 

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