asl asl

Definition(s):

  • (n) the sign language used in the United States

News

  1. Freetown teen Goulart, 17, serving as sign language ambassador to school for deaf in China

    Sara Goulart and two other Massachusetts high school students share something that no other American high school students can claim — they are all American Sign Language student ambassadors to China. Goulart, 17, is deaf in her right ear and has limited hearing in her left ear. She attended the Learning for the Deaf school in Framingham and has attended an ASL school throughout her entire ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Taunton Gazette

  2. Myers Tire Supply Enters into JV with Leading Automotive Aftermarket Company in India

    AKRON, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Myers Tire Supply International Inc. announced a joint venture with TVS Automobile Solutions Ltd. (ASL) to distribute tools, supplies and equipment into the Indian automotive aftermarket.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire

  3. Salem residents inducted into Alpha Sigma Lambda

    The following students from Salem were inducted into Alpha Sigma Lambda (ASL) at Mary Baldwin College. ASL is the the premier national honor society for nontraditional adult students. In order to be extended the invitation to join, the student must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Karen Ventura of Salem Lisa [...]
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Roanoke Times

Quotes

  1. For "Sweet Nothing in My Ear," Matlin said, she "had to have a dialogue coach who made sure I performed the ASL correctly."
    on Apr 18, 2008 By: Marlee Matlin Source: Washington Post

  2. "I'll be very honest that this government did and continues to practice basically language cleansing. That's what we're calling it: ASL genocide," said Malkowski. "There's no other word for it, they're trying to downsize the use of ASL, wipe...
    on May 11, 2007 By: Gary Malkowski Source: CTV.ca

  3. "There is no other reason for her wanting to revive the ASL except to consolidate more authoritarian powers in her hands," Pimentel said in a statement.
    on Dec 15, 2007 By: Aquilino Pimentel Jr Source: Bulatlat

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