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Waubonsee Hires Interpreter Training Instructor

Waubonsee Community College has appointed Adam Wasilewski, of Western Springs, to the position of full-time interpreter training/sign language instructor, effective Aug. 15.

Wasilewski has taught American Sign Language as a teaching assistant at Gallaudet University, as an adjunct faculty member at Northern Virginia Community College, Harper College and Waubonsee, and as a full-time instructor at Northern Illinois University (NIU) last year. He holds a bachelor’s degree in general studies from NIU and a master’s degree in deaf studies from Gallaudet, where he also received the 2011 George Veditz Deaf Studies Award for his outstanding scholarship and activism.