University of Connecticut Interpreting Services (UCIS) cultivates universal inclusion and meaningful access by ensuring a comprehensively accessible educational environment for d/Deaf and hard of hearing students, faculty, staff, and visitors through the provision of exceptional communication access services, leading technologies, community-building enterprises, and educational programming that respond to the dynamic academic, professional, and cultural demands of a public research university.
News & Events
- New American Sign Language Studies MajorAmerican Sign Language studies major announced for Fall 2020 A Daily Campus Article by Rachel Philipson on April 29, 2019 Last Wednesday, the University of Connecticut Board of Trustees approved of a new American Sign Language Studies major beginning in the fall of 2020. The decision has been a long time coming—the initial […]
- Daily Campus Profile on the Deaf community at UConn“I interpret for the Deaf and the Hearing”: A Profile on the Deaf community at UConn A Daily Campus Article By Rachel Philipson on April 29, 2019 Whether an American Sign Language interpreter is signing in front of thousands of people or over a video call, an interpreter is there to help communication […]
- Deaf-Interpreted “Civil War Christmas” on December 8, 2018 at 2:00Civil War Christmas, December 8, 2018 at 2:00 Tickets here: https://crt.uconn.edu/Online/default.asp This performance will feature two Deaf Interpreters as part of our team. (Please note: the correct date of this performance is December 8, 2018 at 2:00pm.) We look forward to seeing you there!
Each semester, UCIS supports an ASL-interpreted performance at CRT. Check out the upcoming season and cast your vote. Which shows do you want to see ASL-interpreted?