There will be a DBDA Meeting on every third Saturdays of each month.
DEBDA is welcoming you, your families and friends to come to our meeting on the following dates:
January 19, 2019
at BEAR LIBRARY
in meeting room #2
at 12 pm to 2 pm.
FEBRUARY 16, 2019
12 pm – 2 pm
(Bear library room2)
MARCH 16, 2019
12pm – 2pm
(Bear library room 2)
This hour-long webinar is an introduction to the DeafBlind Interpreting National Training & Resource Center, the co-directors, and the core team members on the grant as well as the emerging research into protactile ASL as linguistically distinct from Visual ASL. Through in-depth surveys, focus groups and interviews, DBI has identified key findings as well as core competencies and domains that any interpreter working with DeafBlind individuals should be aware of. A pre- and post-assessment and evaluation are required for participants seeking CEUs.
More info, see https://www.dbinterpreting.org/onlinelearning.html.
These events are in addition to the existing 50th Anniversary events posted earlier as this comes from the school itself.
Events at DSD – May 17th & 18th (see flyer attachment)
For any questions, please contact: Kelli Dewberry at firstname.lastname@example.org
DSD 50 Mile Bike Ride – Friday, May 17th (Deadline: March 1st)
Registration online: www.dsdeaf.org/50-mile-bike-ride (Video ASL & open captioning)
For any questions, please contact Richard Pelletier at email@example.com
DSD 50th Anniversary Celebration – Saturday, May 18th Evening (Deadline: March 30)
Buy tickets online: www.dsdeaf.org/50th-anniversary-celebration
For any questions, please contact: John O’Donnell at firstname.lastname@example.org
All are welcome!
All dates starts at 6:30pm to ???
Friday, March 8th
Buffalo Wild Wings
504 W. Main Street
Middletown, DE 19709
Friday, June 14th
308 Justison St
Wilmington, DE 19801
Friday, September 13th
1600 Naamans Creek Road
Marcus Hook, PA 19061
Friday, November 8th
3006 Summit Harbour Lane
Bear, DE 19701
Any questions, please contact the DNO committee:
- Christine Zenorini – 302-345-1200
- Brian Connor – 302-985-7058
Tickets: $20 on sale now for food and prizes
Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia
Sunday, February 3, 2019
217 Anglers Road
Lewes, DE 19958
2 chances this win a TV + other prizes and giveaways
Prizes every quarter
Must to call Irish Eyes Restaurant at 302-645-6888 for tickets with credit card from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
(Please say “I am with Deaf group” – a staff person need to know which deaf group or hearing group)
For questions, contact
David Bendekovits – email@example.com
Hyundai has unveiled two driver-assist systems aimed specifically at those who are hard of hearing. The two systems, called Audio-Visual Conversion and Audio-Tactile Conversion, work in conjunction to make sure hearing-impaired drivers are able to know what’s around them so they can react appropriately.
Both systems use artificial intelligence to determine specific sounds, like emergency vehicle sirens, and convert them for hearing-impaired drivers. Audio-Visual Conversion changes sounds into visual warnings that appear in a head-up display, whereas Audio-Tactile Conversion (as you might guess) changes sound into vibrations felt through the steering wheel.
Read the rest of the article at https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/hyundai-tech-converts-sound-visuals-vibration.