Special Report by Kacy Sutton

IWCC ITP Update

neRID was recently asked to participate in a more united effort around the news that Iowa Wester Community College (IWCC) would stop offering its Interpreter Training Program (ITP). The question, “Are we united in helping IWCC keep the ITP?” Input was sought from the Nebraska Association of the Deaf (NeAD), the Iowa Association of the…

neRID President's Thoughts

It is Simple Addition

Ever wonder what happens during a neRID board meeting? No? Well, regardless, it is your lucky day! I’m going to share the same information I just shared with the board last weekend. Two weeks ago, I attended the Nebraska Association of the Deaf (NeAD) Biennial Conference in Lincoln, NE – I am more convinced than ever…

Dr. Ron Lybarger

Stress Management Workshop

Interpreting is a stressful and demanding occupation. Your ability to recognize and cope with work related stress is essential to your ongoing resiliency as well as your personal and professional well-being. On May 16, Dr. Ron Lybarger will present “Help Yourself: Stress Management, Self-Care and Resiliency Strategies workshop for Interpreters” in Nebraska. The workshop will…