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A Little Hearing Loss is a Big Deal


Posted on October 16, 2017
At the 49th Congress of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology held in Washington D.C., October 12-15, Rare Disease Report spoke with Kristin Knight, MS, CCC-A, Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon...Read...
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Tag(s): Announcement

PCC host community forum on future of PCC


Posted on October 14, 2017
COLLEGE LEADERSHIP TO HOST COMMUNITY FORUMS ON FUTURE OF PCC, EQUITABLE STUDENT SUCCESS AND BONDNews Release from PCCPosted on FlashAlert: October 4th, 2017 8:55 AMPORTLAND, Ore. -- Are you interested in learning about the direction and future of Portland Community College? If so, then college...
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Tag(s): Announcement

Message from Portland Bureau of Transportation


Posted on October 14, 2017
[Anyone from the community would be interested in joining with PBOT?]Hello,Currently the City of Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) is updating its ADA Title II Public Right of Way Transition Plan (transition plan). The transition plan will help identify barriers in the public right of way to...
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Tag(s): Announcement

Oregon LEADK Task Force meet on Oct 18th


Posted on October 14, 2017
From OSD's Facebook page...TO: District and ESD Special Education DirectorsSarah Drinkwater, Ph.D.Assistant SuperintendentOffice of Student Services______________________________________________October 6, 2017RE: HB 3412 Task ForceThe 2017 Legislative Session established a 12-member Task Force on...
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Tag(s): Announcement, OSD - Oregon School f/t Deaf

NWRAD Fall General Meeting on Oct 15th


Posted on October 14, 2017
NWRAD Northwest Rainbow Alliance of the Deaf (NWRAD) General Meeting in PortlandSunday, October 15th from 10am to 4pmMcMenamins Kennedy School5736 NE 33rd Ave, Portland, Oregon 97211Learn more: https://www.facebook.com/events/...
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Tag(s): Announcement

Court: Movie Theaters Must Accommodate Deaf-Blind Patrons


Posted on October 14, 2017
Federal disability law requires movie theaters to provide specialized interpreters to patrons who are deaf and blind, an appeals court said Friday.The Philadelphia-based 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against Cinemark, the nation's third-largest movie chain, in a case involving a...
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Tag(s): Announcement

Sean Berdy visits Portland on Oct 24th


Posted on October 14, 2017
Learn more, visit Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/740264086148757
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Tag(s): Announcement

OSD Nightmare Factory open until Nov 4th


Posted on October 14, 2017
Through Nov. 4 -- The Nightmare Factory: Two haunts and the "Infected Nightmare" zombie experience, open Fridays and Saturdays and nightly from Oct. 25-31; Oregon School for the Deaf, Salem; nightmarefactorysalem.com.Read more: ...
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Tag(s): Announcement

Wheelchairs are not toys, despite Nightmare Factory feature


Posted on October 14, 2017
While reading the Statesman Journal's feature about the Oregon School for the Deaf's annual Nightmare Factory Haunted...Read more: http://www.statesmanjournal...
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Tag(s): Announcement