Tips for Deaf Students: Dealing with Discrimination

May 25, 2022

Full video description: https://tinyurl.com/42sz8suj

Video Description: Isabella Candosa a Latina non-binary person with shoulder length dark hair sitting in a chair wearing blue jeans and blue blouse begins signing.

Transcript:

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Sometimes as deaf people we experience discrimination. This can really impact us especially in college environments. Discrimination doesn’t always look the same, and it can happen in different ways. Here are some examples of discrimination:

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Video Description: A green circle appears at the middle of the video and slowly expands to fill the entire screen, covering Isabella, we see Isabella again ready to begin a new statement.

Transcript:

1: A deaf student is excluded from classroom activities and discussions. 2: A professor doesn’t want to work with a deaf students to provide accommodations. 3: Other students don’t make conversations accessible. 4: A campus event forgets to provide access even though you requested. 5: Other people doubt your academic ability because you are deaf.

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Video Description: A green circle appears at the middle of the video and slowly expands to fill the entire screen, covering Isabella, we see Isabella again ready to begin a new statement.

Transcript: Maybe you have experienced some of these things before. It can feel frustrating and maybe you don’t know what to do next. So how can you deal with this discrimination? Read in the caption!

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Video Description: The screen flashes to white, then a green round ring starts off small and continues to expand then changes to a green circle with text overlaid on the middle of the green circle. There are two text boxes, the top box is white text with a green font that says “Tips for Deaf Students” another box directly below is black with a white font that reads “Dealing with Discrimination”. The green circle turns back into a green ring and begins to expand again, the lower text box disappears, leaving only the white text box that reads “Tips for Deaf Students”

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