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Alumni Highlights: Sign Choir makes a hit

Tony La Perna Jr. '91

The Hilltop Elementary Sign Choir of Beachwood, Ohio, made history in April when the group performed the National Anthem in American Sign Language before the Cleveland Indians’ baseball game with the Minnesota Twins.

Tony La Perna Jr. ’91 (educational interpreting) is director of the 80-member choir and an educational interpreter in the Beachwood City Schools in suburban Cleveland. The choir has performed in many community venues.

Information for Alumni Highlights may be submitted to Kathy Lindsley, University News Services, RIT, Building 86, 132 Lomb Memorial Drive, Rochester, NY 14623 or via e-mail to kjlcom@rit.edu.