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During hearing last week in separate case, judge questioned Spires’s competency because of outbursts.

By Keith L. Alexander

  • Jul 25, 2015

Jasper Spires interrupted court hearing with questions; the judge questioned defendant’s competency.

By Keith L. Alexander

  • Jul 17, 2015

Police charged Zacchaeus Blanding, 19, with second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of Heineken McNeil.

By Wilborn P. Nobles III

  • Jul 8, 2015

“We were in a moving train,” said a passenger in the Metro car with an American U. graduate who was stabbed or cut more than 30 times. “You’re not really sure what you need to do.”

By Peter Hermann, Michael Smith, Keith L. Alexander

  • Jul 7, 2015

Gallaudet University students march against sexual assault.

By Nick Anderson

  • Apr 10, 2015

Incident occurred on Northeast Washington campus early Saturday at a trash chute fire.

By Peter Hermann

  • Dec 15, 2014

Police investigate incident that left two people shot near Gallaudet University in NE.

By Dana Hedgpeth

  • Nov 19, 2014

Here is more detail on class of 2018 from a Washington Post survey of the city’s universities.

By Nick Anderson

  • Oct 21, 2014

No pampered panda, the American bison can run faster than a horse and burrow through snow for food

By Michael E. Ruane

  • Aug 26, 2014

Fragility in the higher-education market leads agency to issue cautions on many colleges.

By Nick Anderson

  • Jul 11, 2014

Federal data show some schools with high totals of reported incidents on campus, others with few or none.

By Nick Anderson

  • Jun 30, 2014

Here are speakers at selected colleges in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia

By — Nick Anderson

  • May 8, 2014

Adham Talaat almost didn’t play college football. Now, the hearing impaired graduate of Gallaudet University has a shot at the NFL.

  • May 2, 2014

The D.C. university for the deaf and hard of hearing traces its roots to a bill signed by President Lincoln.

By Nick Anderson

  • Apr 9, 2014

Here is a look at schools that have the largest endowment per student enrolled.

By Nick Anderson

  • Jan 28, 2014

The killing occurred Monday afternoon near Gallaudet University.

By Peter Hermann

  • Oct 29, 2013

Angela McCaskill was focus of controversy after she signed petition for referendum on gay marriage law.

By Nick Anderson

  • Oct 1, 2013

8 schools are discussing the idea, but it’s unclear how student conduct rules could be enforced off campus.

By Peter Hermann

  • Sep 29, 2013

Proponents say signing promotes toddler brain development; its popularity spawns new businesses.

By Michael Alison Chandler

  • Jul 28, 2013

What’s the best way to describe music for someone who’s never heard it?

By John Kelly

  • Jul 24, 2013
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About Gallaudet

  • Founded in 1864
  • Private
  • Premier university for deaf and hard of hearing
  • Nickname: Bison 
  • Fall 2013 enrollment: 1,561
  • Tuition and fees (2013-14): $13,800

    Photo by Nikki Kahn/TWP 
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