Funding received to prepare educational interpreters to serve deaf and hard-of-hearing students

Funding received to prepare educational interpreters to serve deaf and hard-of-hearing students
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 7:00am

Associate Professor of Practice Cindy Volk recently received a $1.25 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to support and prepare educational interpreters for deaf and hard-of-hearing K-12 students. The project director for the grant, Volk says, "The money will be used to prepare educational interpreters for deaf and hard-of-hearing K-12 students.” Learn more about how this funding will support students in the undergraduate program and alleviate the shortage of educational interpreters in this AZPM article.