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CCECS offers American Sign Language classes

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Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Contact: Alyson Kakugawa-Leong, (808) 932-7669

For Immediate Release

The College of Continuing Education and Community Service (CCECS) at the University of Hawai╩╗i at Hilo offers non-credit American Sign Language (ASL) classes open to anyone age 15 and older. Classes will be held on Tuesdays, April 10 ÔÇô June 12, from 5 - 6:30 p.m. in UH Hilo's Kanaka`ole Hall Room 106. The cost is $150. The Signing Naturally Student Workbook, Level 1, Units 1-6, is required.

American Sign Language Level 1A will introduce the basics of ASL, including grammar and vocabulary, for simple social conversation. Participants will also learn about deaf culture and rules of social interaction.

Instructor Vicki Linter has been an ASL interpreter for 25 years and has taught ASL in California and Hawai╩╗i.

For more information and to register, call CCECS at 932-7830 or visit

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