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"College in Queens Teaches the Deaf"

This New York Times article from September 1984 highlights the efforts of LaGuardia Community College to provide educational opportunities to Deaf students. Written on the 10th anniversary of the creation of the Programs for Deaf Adults department at LGCC, the article includes statements from LaGuardia students, faculty, and administration.

LaGuardia's formal commitment to Deaf education began in 1974 and became a noteworthy component of the school's Continuing Education division.

Source | Khan, Fern
Creator | Fein, Esther
Date Created | September 17, 1984
Rights | Copyright New York Times
Item Type | Text (Article / Essay)
Cite This document | Fein, Esther, “"College in Queens Teaches the Deaf",” CUNY Digital History Archive, accessed December 11, 2019,

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