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74 bar and bat mitzvahs for deaf and hard-of-hearing youth held over Zoom

“2020 has been a particularly difficult year for the deaf and hearing-impaired population," said the International Young Israel Movement director.

Israel's OrCam partners with Starkey for hearing, visual enhancements

The new solution uses a wireless connection to combine Starkey's Livio Edge AI hearing aids with OrCam's MyEye device, providing simultaneous audio and visual enhancements.

Dalik Samkai presenting Blubbles to his classmates in the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, August

Student invents program to let deaf people see speech in text bubbles

“Even teachers who are a little wary of hi-tech enjoyed it.”

Israeli professor accepted to prestigious US Academy of Arts and Sciences

Members of the academy are selected as people recognized for discovering advanced knowledge, and those who apply knowledge to the problems of society.


Deaf Argentine victims of clergy sexual abuse protest at Vatican

The case in Argentina and a similar one at a school for the deaf in Italy have prompted outrage because of the vulnerability of the children and their difficulty in communicating about the crimes.

Listening without hearing

Israeli entertainer uses Helen Keller as inspiration for composition

At the time Teperberg discovered Keller’s letter, he was finishing an ensemble work entitled I Want to Dance, Kate!

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