The movies on this page give some background about the instructors, Paul Buttenhoff and Cara Barnett. This is an opportunity to familiarize yourself with their signing/speaking styles before starting with the actual lectures. So be sure to meet your instructors before moving on.
Paul Buttenhoff (English speaker)
Hello, my name is Paul Buttenhoff. I’m an Assistant Professor here at the College of St. Catherine. I’ve been with the college for seven years and I primarily teach Anatomy and Physiology. I received my Bachelor’s degree in Physiology from the University of Wyoming and I also have a Master’s degree in Physiology from Auburn University in Alabama.
Cara Barnett (ASL speaker)
HELLO, MY NAME IS CARA BARNETT. I AM AN INSTRUCTOR AT U OF M. I TEACH ASL THERE. I RECEIVED MY BACHELORS AT GALLAUDET IN ASL STUDIES. I ALSO RECEIVED MY MASTER’S DEGREE FROM WESTERN MARYLAND COLLEGE IN DEAF EDUCATION.