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Ghost Town

Hi Everyone,

A gold rush period time in 1850’s, most American people came to Barkerville, BC for searching gold nuggets. We visited to the historic interest site of a ghost town of Barkerville, BC on August 2008.

Dan Murdoch

Deaf Culture Centre Variety Show Part 3

Hello again!

This 3rd announcement will hopefully encourage anyone who is interested in playing chess/checker game, in learning about how to get scholarship from Jericho Hill Legacy Trust, or in building a strong Deaf community in the future.

John Warren

Front Desk Job Posting at WIDHH

Good Afternoon,

Attached is the job posting for the full-time Front Desk Reception position, front-desk-receptionist-march-2009

Thank you!!

Ruth Blackburn
Executive Assistant
Voice: 604-736-7391
TTY: 604-736-2527
Fax: 604-736-4381

WIDHH Job Club – March 12th, 13th, 16th, 17th

Kevin’s Vlog: mar-06-2009-vid00049_1

WIDHH Job Club is a 4 days modular program. Facilitators will be delivering seven components. Sessions are tailored specifically to Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals. Components include:

Workplace Expectations
Communication and Approach
Job Interview and Role Play
Disability Management
Barriers to Employment
Labour Market Information

Dates: March 12 – 17th 2009
Cost: Free
Where: WIDHH Resource Room

More info: job-club-march-2009-schedule

Please contact: Kevin Ettinger at kettinger@widhh.com for more information.

UVic ASL Instructor Job Posting

The University of Victoria is seeking a talented, experienced sessional instructor to develop and teach two new courses aiming to create better understanding in the hearing world about Deaf Culture and American Sign Language. If you are that person, you will open an exciting new gateway for UVic — American Sign Language courses for credit:

ASL 100 A01 is scheduled for September -December 2009 and ASL 100 A02 for January-April 2010.

These courses will offer electives to students and members of the hearing world to increase their awareness and knowledge of Deaf Culture and its community, and provide language skills in American Sign Language.

Please pass this posting along to anyone interested in applying for this position.

Andrew Rippin
Dean, Faculty of Humanities
University of Victoria
Victoria BC, Canada
Phone (250) 472 4677
FAX (250) 721 7059