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Joey Pagano

is a reporter for the Infodemic project.


Nancy Rourke Illustration: COVID's impact on deaf people
Deconstructing The Divide

Falling on deaf ears

Published On: May 10, 2021

For deaf and hard-of-hearing students, COVID-19 and virtual learning have made academic success harder to achieve.

Joey Pagano poses for a portrait in front of the Hall of Languages on the Syracuse University campus. Pagano majors in journalism at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and is from Fayetteville, NY.
Deconstructing The Divide

ISO Community

Published On: April 25, 2021

Joey Pagano felt accepted by his peers in high school despite his cerebral palsy. He expected the same in college. What went wrong?