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Student expands class project to teach co-workers American Sign Language (ASL)

April 3, 2013

Emily Gabriel ASL

It began as a class project for junior Emily Gabriel, majoring in physician assistant science and minoring in American Sign Language (ASL). Her instructions were to teach someone sign language. She took that a step farther and taught her co-workers at King's Restaurant in Delmont, PA, ASL phrases so they will be better able serve Deaf customers.

Hear from Emily's co-workers and King's patrons in this news video from CBS Pittsburgh: http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2013/03/28/local-waitress-teaching-fellow-employees-sign-language-for-school-project/.