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LEAPing On with Language Programme workshops Are you a parent of a Deaf or Hard of Hearing child? Are you looking for strategies to boost their spoken language?

You may be interested in this seminar for parents – more details here:

Friday 15th September 2014 – For parents of Deaf and Hard of Hearing children

Thursday 18th September 2014 – For professionals working with Deaf and Hard of Hearing children

Deaf Education Centre: Call for Abstracts

Call for AbstractsDeaf Education Centre: Our seminar series will be resuming this Autumn, and we will be hosting an exciting new evening of presentations entitled “Emerging Deaf Researchers and Research in Deaf Issues” please see the following information if you are interested:

Call for Abstracts:
Undergraduate/Masters Dissertations in Deaf Education or Deaf Studies

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13th Sept – Match Night and Table Quiz

McGowans-fundraiserThere will be a Match Night and Table Quiz in McGowan’s Bar, on Saturday the 13th of September in aid of the Women’s Futsal Team.

Come along for a great night out!! Please share this with friends!!

For more info, follow the link below:

UCD Equality Studies Course

Part 1 of 1: Introduction about the joint UCD and IDS Course

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Lawrence Stanley’s 50th Marathon for IDS

50th Marathon for IDSIrish Deaf Society: Thanks to Lawrence (Larry) Stanley for supporting the Irish Deaf Society – We are honoured he has chosen the IDS for his 50th Marathon – Please send your support for both Larry and the IDS!

Women’s Aid launch Irish Sign Language Videos

201408282041321_smIrish Deaf Women’s Group are delighted to announce that the Women’s Aid Voluntary group have set up a ISL video vlog outlining access of support.

It’s important to outline this for the deaf community, that they are made aware via your organisation of the Women’s Aid Text service, as well as the support service that is available for all deaf women.

Please click on the link below:


Subtitled cinema! Ireland North & South

Lucy subtitled (15) 1 hour 29 mins

Futuristic action. Scarlett Johansson stars as Lucy, a young woman who has a package surgically inserted in her stomach and is forced to carry the illicit substance on behalf of a gang. After a brutal beating, the package starts leaking inside her and she finds herself endowed with superhuman strength and powers **** 4 stars! Total Film.

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20th Sept – Irish Deaf Kart Open Championships 2014

Irish Deaf Kart Open Championships 2014There will be Open Championships Kart Competition at Delta Karting near B&Q on Saturday 20th September at 11:30am.

It will be at one of the pubs at Limerick Social Night at Red Hen PUB, Fingers food buffet will be provided, €15 euro.

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Gallaudet University Press August 2014 E-newsletter

Valencia Simmons
Gallaudet University Press

5 new work placements under WAM :We currently have 5 WAM placements being advertised under the WAM Programme. All placements are fully paid by the employer for the duration of the placements.

  • 3 positions within HR in Bank of Ireland based in Dublin.
  • 1 customer service position with Dell based in Cork.
  • 1 position with Abbott Vascular based in Clonmel.

Click on the link for details and to apply: