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Dr. Jerry Potter, who helped Gardner-Webb University establish a program for the Deaf in the fall of 1977, passed away Sept. 14. His work on this program laid the foundation for what is now the Noel Center for Disability Resources. In the 40 years since its beginning, the program has provided necessary accommodations to thousands of students.
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Office of University Communications, "Educator Who Laid Foundation for GWU Noel Center for Disability Resources Passes Away" (2017). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 557.