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Event hosted by the UC San Diego Department of Linguistics shines spotlight on Deaf culture and the department’s long history of researching and teaching ASL
You can whisper in American Sign Language, or you can shout. You can make poetry. And if you learn ASL later in life, you might be signing with an accent forever. In most ways, it is a language just like any other, with a complex grammar, slang and dialects. But in some respects, ASL is much more than just a language—it's an essential component of Deaf culture in the United States. It has also been, for a long time, an important part of both research and teaching in UC San Diego's Department of Linguistics, which recently put on a two-day event celebrating the language and its culture. Read More »
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Bridging the Arts between UC San Diego and San Diego Unified School District
UC San Diego is partnering with the San Diego Unified School District to increase educational opportunities for students in the arts. Read More »
 
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Coursera Offers Free Certificate Courses for Faculty, Staff and Students

UC San Diego community members can now register for a variety of online and specialization courses on the Coursera online platform—for free. Read More »

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UC San Diego named as one of top 5 undergraduate acting schools in the nation: report »
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First American woman in space to be honored with the Sally Ride Forever Stamp »
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