- n United States educator who established the first free school in the United States for the hearing impaired (1787-1851)
- Emily Arnold McCully in News & Observer
My Heart Glow: Alice Cogswell, Thomas Gallaudet, and the Birth of American Sign Language,by Emily Arnold McCully, tells the story of a friendship that led to the creation of modern deaf education in the United States.
- I King Jordan in The Georgetown Voice
Jane Fernandes deserves to be the next President of Gallaudet University, faculty resolutions not withstanding,Jordan wrote Tuesday in a statement for the Gallaudet community. "I continue to support her right to be Gallaudet University's...
- Robert Davila in Washington Post
Gallaudet is a one-of-a-kind institution with a unique mission,Gallaudet President Robert Davila said, "and we are fortunate to have received significant gifts from people like Virginia Binns, Olive Swindells and Florence Foerderer, who,...