ALDA’s Statement on Zoom Captioning

In Advocacy, News by ALDA News

There has been a great deal of confusion as to what Zoom is actually offering regarding captioning access. When pressed, the company has declined the opportunity to make a public statement. While they have previously indicated that they are making … Read More

Former NTID president releases new memoir

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T. Alan Hurwitz, former president of Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf and Pittsford, N.Y., resident, details his experiences with leadership, family life, and advocacy as a Deaf individual in a newly published memoir, Let’s Go In: My Journey to … Read More

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The Importance of Well-Tuned Hearing Aids

In News by Linda Bilodeau

During a recent conversation, a friend asked if my hearing aids helped me to hear. I explained the pros and cons of my aids and indicated that my aids did improve my hearing, even in challenging noisy environments. It’s a … Read More

Consumer Advisory Committee Meeting on September 25, 2020

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Join the Federal Communications Commission this Friday, September 25 for its next Consumer Advisory Committee meeting.  The meeting is scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m. EDT and will be fully virtual. Click here to view the agenda. This virtual meeting is … Read More