Young, Travas
Lab Supervisor
(801) 863-8518
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Last Updated: 9/30/15 -

I earned a Masters of Arts in Linguistics from Gallaudet University. While a graduate student, I worked at the Gallaudet Research Institute (GRI) as a research fellow. Currently, I teach courses in the ASL & Deaf Studies Program and work as the lab director for the Language Lab and the Interpreting Lab.

Current Projects


Academic Interests

  • Cognitive Linguistics
  • CALL (Computer Assisted Language Learning) in ASL
  • Use of multimedia for interpreter training
  • Cognitive mathematics and ASL word problems
  • Html5 delivery of cognitive linguistic information to L2 learners:  Using a Linguistic Information System (LIS) to overlay naturalistic data with instructional content.