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Learn advanced vocabulary, conversational skills, and advanced commuÂ¬nication skills as well as signing with more fluidity and understanding. You will have the opportunity to practice more advanced signing interaction skills as well as expressive and receptive signing. Please bring a notebook, pen and folder for notes and handouts. Prerequisite: ASL I or permission of the instructor. This will be a NO-VOICE class - all learning will be done in ASL with no voice used by teacher or student. Dr. Jennifer Delora, Ph.D., is Deaf. She started at SUNY Ulster in Theatre Arts and went on to the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. She then went on to get her MA/Ph.D. in Psychology of Deafness: Family Systems and Deafness/Disabilities. Dr. Delora has been a professor/instructor of ASL at NYU and other colleges for over 30 years. She is an accomplished sign music interpreter and performer. Dr Delora is also an award-winning Sign Language and Deaf Culture Specialty Technical Advisor for film, TV and stage having worked with AnnMargret, Kris Kristofferson, JoBeth Williams, Kelly Martin and many more on award winning projects. She has trained at HB Studios in NYC, The Groundlings (Improv) and L.A. Comedy Connection (Improv).