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*Taken at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, April 2012

News

Congratulations to Melissa Herzig who will become the new P-12 Engagement Manager at Gallaudet University's Visual Language and Visual Learning Center: https://vl2.gallaudet.edu/news.php?id=226 !

Congratulations to Sharon Seegers (Eleanor Roosevelt College) and Salena Chung (Sixth College) for graduating in June 2012!

Congratulations to Sharon Seegers for being a finalist for UCSD's Outstanding Senior Award.

On June 6, 2012, our lab hosted Dr. Derek Braun from the Department of Biology at Gallaudet University.

On May 11, 2012, Carol Padden and So-One Hwang gave a talk at the Center for Human Development's iDEV (Interdisciplinary Development) Talks series on the role of gesture in learning.

On April 23, 2012, Melissa Herzig gave a talk at the iSLC (inter Science of Learning Center) Conference on the role of gesture in learning.

On April 21-23, 2012, So-One Hwang led a workshop on collaboration, served on the alumni panel, and presented a poster at the iSLC (inter Science of Learning Center) Conference.

On April 13, 2012, Carol Padden and Mark Aronoff gave a talk at the Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny.

In April 2012, Carol Padden visited the Department of Linguistics and Modern Languages at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, hosted by Gladys Tang.

On April 7, 2012, So-One Hwang, Sharon Seegers, and Desiree Hollifield hosted a booth for Center for Research in Language at Triton Day, sharing information about sign language, Deaf culture, language evolution, and the role of gesture in learning.

In February 2012, we welcomed back our collaborators Wendy Sandler, Irit Meir, and Mark Aronoff.

In February 2012, Carol Padden was inducted as a Fellow in the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).

On January 31, 2012, So-One Hwang gave a talk at the Center for Research in Language.