Hurwitz, Alan

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Hurwitz, Alan Gender: M
Tracy Alan Hurwitz
born on 17 September 1942 at 11:44 (= 11:44 AM )
Place Sioux City, Iowa, 42n30, 96w24
Timezone CWT h5w (is war time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 24°09' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 24°02 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 16°54'

Alan Hurwitz
photo: daveynin from United States, license cc-by-2.0


American educator who served as the tenth President of Gallaudet University (a federally chartered private university for the education of the deaf and hard of hearing) from 2010 to 2015. He is the first person born deaf, and first Jew, to hold this position. Previously, he served as President of the National Technical Institute for the Deaf and Vice President and Dean of Rochester Institute of Technology. He served in a variety of other roles for most of NTID's 40-year history.

He is a former president of the National Association of the Deaf (NAD), and has travelled and lectured extensively nationally and internationally.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Birth certificate in hand from Sy Scholfield, copy on file.


  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (BS, MS, EdD)
  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Eyes (Born deaf)
  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Handicapped (Born deaf)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Travel for work
  • Vocation : Education : Administrator
  • Vocation : Education : Public speaker
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher