|Description||On Friday, March 27th the ASL faculty in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders will host distinguished professor, researcher, and author Dr. Jean Andrews. Dr. Andrews will present two lectures: “The Vibrancy of American Sign Language in Higher Education,” at 10:00 a.m., and “The Role of Signs and Fingerspelling in Language and Literacy Development of Deaf Individuals” at 1:00 p.m. For a complete description of the lectures, please see below.
About Dr. Jean Andrews: Dr. Andrews is a distinguished professor, researcher, and author. She currently serves as Interim Chair of the Deaf Studies/Deaf Education Department at Lamar University. She has published over 100 journal articles, is the author of several books, and has served on the editorial board of the American Annals of the Deaf since 1986.Read More »|