Four pastel blocks make up the background: a red, a green, a blue and an orange. The neRID logo is on the left. The word Northeast Area Rep is in the red box; the words Vice-President are in the blue box; the word Treasurer is in the green box; the words Metro Area Rep are in the orange box. Also in the blue box is the word Nominations. All these words are in black text. Also in the orange box, in white letters, is the word Elections.

neRID Nominations Sought

Time to vote in an opportunity that is ALOT less stressful! Please submit your nominees for the neRID board positions of Vice-President, Treasurer, Metro Area Representative and Northeast Area Representative to Crystal Pierce at pastpresident@nebraskarid.org Please make sure, if you are not nominating yourself, that you have received permission from the individual you are wanting…

neRID Nebraska Town Hall meeting with (in black letters) RID Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. (logo) Aug 15 9-10:30am & Aug 18 7-8:30pm (in black letters) all on a white background

RID Town Hall Meeting with neRID Members

RID is requesting state chapters to hold town hall Q&A sessions for their memberships regarding RID’s possible change to a professional organization (professionally accredited organization). Region 4 rep Deb Martinez and RID representative Carolyn Ball have agreed to attend meetings for neRID (and Nebraska interpreters and the Deaf community in general) regarding this possible change.…

Renew your membership with neRID

2019 neRID Membership Renewal

Please take a moment to renew your annual membership with neRID OR (extra bonus) you can JOIN neRID! Again this year, we are asking for you to consider making a couple of donations. The first is a $5 donation to NeAD, the Nebraska Association of the Deaf. We have decided not to make the donation…

NeAD/neRID Joint Conference 2019

NeAD/neRID Conference June 21 and 22 Country Inn Suites by Radisson Lincoln North Hotel and Conference Center 5353 N. 27thStreet Lincoln NE 68521 402-476-5353 Registration Form Conference Information (printable) Friday June 21 8:00 AM -12:00 PM NeAD Business Meeting/Reports/Bylaws 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM Lunch on your own 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Youth Workshop…

2018 neRID Fall Conference – Level Up! – How to Analyze Your Work: Strategies for Self Evaluation

Saturday afternoon September 29, 2018 Learn how to analyze and identify elements of cohesion, discourse mapping, effective fingerspelling, stress, affect, and many other elements that make for an accurate and equivalent interpretation. Specific features of ASL discourse (use of space, coherence, cohesion, fingerspelling, etc) are reviewed as needed, but this workshop is primarily practical application.…

2018 neRID Fall Conference – Level Up! – Classifiers and the Ethics of Just Making Up a Sign

Saturday morning September 29, 2018 Interpreters in educational settings often struggle to represent content in areas where there are not content-specific standardized ASL signs. This workshop will review classifier types and use and will discuss methods for using classifiers to make semantically appropriate signs. This workshop will include a discussion on the ethical issues of…

2018 neRID Conference – Level Up! – Reflective Practice: Practical Application of Models of Ethical Decision Making

Friday, September 28 6:00 – 9:00 PM The RID Code of Professional Conduct guides the practice of interpreting. This workshop addresses tenets (2) and (3) regarding interpreter skills, knowledge and conduct by presenting two current models for ethical decision-making and having interpreters work through some of their own experiences in light of ethical practices. Demand…