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Gloria Williams to discuss how CSULB helps students to hear in the classroom with HLAA Long Beach/Lakewood Chapter

Gloria Williams, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Counselor at the Bob Murphy Access Center, California State University Long Beach will discuss how CSULB helps students to hear in the classroom at the meeting of the Long Beach/Lakewood Chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) on Thursday, November 14 at the Weingart Center, 5220 Oliva Avenue, Lakewood, CA 90712 at 6:30 p.m.

She will speak to the types of technology available to students with hearing loss who do not sign: CART (captioning), ALD/FM Systems, smart classrooms, remote services, provides access in unique instructional settings (internships, hospital practicums, study abroad), the process for new students and the ADA regulations pertaining to this department.

No reservations are necessary to attend this meeting and admission is free. All meetings are Captioned with CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation), have a hearing induction loop and have the Williams Sound System assistive listening devices (ALDs) available. For more information, call 562-438-0597 or visit www.hlalongbeachlakewood.org.

Hearing Loss Association of America, Long Beach/Lakewood Chapter is a volunteer, support group offering education on coping skills and resources to people with hearing loss to help survive in a hearing world. HLAA meets at 6:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month at the Weingart Center, 5220 Oliva Avenue, Lakewood, CA.

This article was released by the HLAA Long Beach/Lakewood Chapter.