Danilo Torres

Int'l Liaison Specialist
Research Support & Int'l Aff / Research Support and International Affairs

Danilo Torres

Phone Numbers

202-651-5150 (V)
202-618-6835 (VP)

Email

danilo.torres@gallaudet.edu

Location

Dawes House 304

Education

  • Master of Arts, Deaf Education
  • Bachelor of Science, Mathematics
  • Associate of Applied Science, Accounting and Computer Science

Hobbies

  • Photography, Videography, Web designing and Video editing 
  • Bowling, Cyclist, Basketball, and Soccer
  • Traveling, Creative Signing Language, and Teaching

Personal

  • Enjoy traveling different cities and countries with family and friends
  • Enjoy family vacations and special celebrations

Skills

  • International Education
  • Interpreting
  • Leadership
  • Multi-lingual 
  • Coordinate, organize and support the International Visitors Program; includes supporting both incoming and outgoing international delegations
  • Coordinate, organize and support World Deaf Leadership Scholarship
  • Serve as liaison to international visitors, coordinating itineraries and developing programming specific to the country of interest
  • Served on development team for Gallaudet-Panama and Gallaudet-China project partnerships; worked with Gallaudet faculty and staff, and Panamanian and Chinese staff and professionals
  • Developed program partnerships between Gallaudet faculty and staff, and Latin America professionals; included designing and implementing outreach plans specific to Latin American countries
  • Designed, developed and managed Gallaudet University’s Latin America Outreach website
  • Provided planning and implementation support for various projects related to international relations or international students, including guiding programming decisions for Latin American visitors and advising on Latin American recruitment and outreach efforts
  • Developed outreach programs and established external partnerships to support international education at Gallaudet

  • American Sign Language (ASL)
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Cross-cultural Communication for international students 

 

  • NAFTSA: Association of International Educators member
  • As an advocate for access to higher education for deaf students worldwide
  • Ex-Officio, Latino Deaf and Hard of Hearing Association Metropolitan (DC,VA,MD)
  • Founder of the "Sordos de Colombia" (Deaf Colombia) website
  • Founder of the “LSC - Language Sign Colombian” Facebook
  • Co-founder of the “Miss Mister Deaf Colombia” foundation

Gallaudet

800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002

Gallaudet

800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002