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Listicle: 50 surprising things that originated in Bathurst, NB

Bathurst — The McFlurry celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, and no one is more proud of that fact than the birthplace of the popular dessert snack: Bathurst, N.B. 172 more words

New Brunswick

ASL Learning - Size Matters the First Time

Some are straight, while others are curved.
Some are long, and some have girth.
Mine is stubby.

I didn’t realize this until I began to study fingerspelling. 572 more words

American Sign Language

ASL Learning - Beginning the Journey - Why

Why ASL – Accessibility & Shared Partner Interests

If I were born a dog I’d probably be an Australian Shepherd. I say this because I am instinctively an organizer of people. 564 more words

Intersectionality

Why Not Both?

Growing up, I never really saw a conflict between sign language and Cued Speech. Even if I couldn’t quite articulate it yet at four years old, I could tell they were different and didn’t see any reason to pick one over the other. 416 more words

Cued Speech

Addendum to Changing Perspectives: A New World

Another cuer contacted me to share that her experiences with the Deaf community did not quite match up with what I’d shared in my last post, … 468 more words

Identity

Deaf Humor, Hotdogs, and Maybe Some Baseball: A Beginner's Visit to Gallaudet University

PART TWO

After the visitors’ center and the school bookstore, where I had more conversations and bought some Gallaudet treats, I headed to the field. … 1,024 more words

Beginner