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Hi,

I learned some basic ASL when I was very young. I very much enjoyed learning ASL from my classmates grandmother in grade school.  Through my work, I interact with people who have varying degrees of hearing loss. I would like to be able to communicate with them easier and make them feel more welcome and valued.

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