Art Success Stories
Within one year of graduation, 89 percent of recent Department of Art, Communication and Theatre alumni are employed or in graduate school.
Recent Alumni Positions
- Roberta Dunlap, ’14, parent educator at the Utah School for the Deaf
- Heidi McNulty, ’14, senior photographer and instructor for international photography training company Remember Forever
- Sandra Frank, ’13, actress, in Deaf West Theatre’s production of “Spring Awakening” in Beverly Hills and on Broadway
- Krystal Johnson, ’13, human resources specialist with the National Institutes of Health
- Michael Sprouse, ’13, on the ASL translation team at Deaf West Theatre
- Leila Hanaumi, ’12, content specialist for Convo Relay
- Thomas Koch, ’12, founder and owner of aquatic adventure company Aqua Hands
- Tiffany Saccente, ’12, professional photographer
- Bradley Gantt, '10, cinematographer and editor for Communication Services for the Deaf, Inc.
- Bregitt Jimenez, ’10, advocate coordinator for Deaf Abused Women’s Network
- April Bottoms, ’09, and Daniel DiDonna ’09, on staff with Deaf World Teach in the Marshall Islands
- Travis Dougherty, ’09, CEO of DeafTV
- Russell Harvard, ’07, actor, most recently in seven episodes of FX’s Golden Globe-winning miniseries “Fargo”
- Socorro Moore, ’07, operations manager at Seattle’s Hearing, Speech and Deafness Center
Recent Communication Studies Internship Sites
- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
- National Association of the Deaf
- Guide Star USA
- Deaf Abused Women’s Network
- DC Breeze
- Gallaudet Admissions
- Rubber Stamp Plantation, Honolulu, Hawaii
Recent Arts Internship Sites
- Discovery Communications, Silver Spring, Md.
- Chinese Cultural Arts and Community Service, Gaithersburg, Md.
- DeafTV, Washington, D.C.
- Deaf West Theatre, North Hollywood, Calif.
- Faction of Fools, Washington, D.C.
- National Children’s Museum, Washington, D.C.
- Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
- Imagination Stage, Washington, D.C.
- World Changers Church, New York, N.Y.
- Brentwood Baptist Church, Brentwood, Tenn.
Capitol Hill Internships
Kayla Dufrene interned with a U.S. Senator. She is a double major in communication studies and government.