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sign language professional

Elaine Lynn Jacobowitz, American sign language professional. Member American Education and Communication Technology, National Association of the Deaf, Registry Interpreters for the Deaf, Sign Instructors Guidance Network.

Background

Jacobowitz, Elaine Lynn was born on March 10, 1953 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Abraham Harry and Miriam (Weintraub) Jacobowitz.

Education

Bachelor in Psychology, Gallaudet College, 1976. Master of Education Educational Communications, University Maryland, 1981. Postgraduate, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, since 1985.

Career

Instructor Hilda Knoff School for The Deaf, New Orleans, 1977-1978, Department Sign Communications Gallaudet College, Washington, 1978-1987. Assistant professor Department Sign Communication Gallaudet University, since 1987. Presenter, workshop consultant in field, since 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Producer videotapes. Author, director play, Gallaudet College Alumni Association.

Membership

Member American Education and Communication Technology, National Association of the Deaf, Registry Interpreters for the Deaf, Sign Instructors Guidance Network.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cartoons, travel, playwriting.

Connections

father:
Abraham Harry Jacobowitz

mother:
Miriam (Weintraub) Jacobowitz