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Read stories from the media about the National Science Foundation and Gallaudet University Science of Learning Center, Visual Language and Visual Learning, and its resource hubs and people. 

Digital Journal interviews Melissa Malzkuhn

Digital Journal interviews Melissa Malzkuhn  

Digital Journal sat down with Motion Light Lab Creative Director Melissa Malzkuhn to ask her about the VL2 Storybook Apps. Malzkuhn, also Digital Innovation and Media Strategies Manager for VL2, talked about the process of developing the bilingual ASL/English apps and the role The Baobab is playing in research taking place in the Brain and Language Laboratory for Neuroimaging.
Petitto quoted in BBC article on prenatal language learning

Petitto quoted in BBC article on prenatal language learning  

The BBC published an article about research evidence that humans start learning language before they are born. Dr. Laura-Ann Petitto explains how rhythm enables us to break language into its component parts, which are the building blocks infants use to build a language.