Help Find our 2017 Presenters!

Help select the presenter or presenters for the 2017 neRID conference/workshop. You can add your suggestions in the comments on our website, on our Facebook page or share your ideas by e-mailing them to conferences@nebraskarid.org Are you a presenter and want to share your infinite knowledge and expertise? Please contact us at the e-mail above.…

2016 neRID Conference: Panel Members

THIS YEAR IS DIFFERENT! I have been to several workshops, but can’t remember how often we are actually given time to process and talk about what we are learning. After the morning workshop, a panel of local stakeholders will participate in a panel, led by presenter Paula Gajewski-Mickelson. The panel discussion starts at 1:00 PM. We…

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…

2015 neRID Fall Conference

2015 neRID Fall Conference

Friday November 6th 6:00PM-9:00PM Registration starts at 5:00 PM. Amy Meckler: “Beyond Ethics” William F. Ross III: “He said, She said” Saturday November 7th 8:00AM-4:00PM neRID will have a board meeting from 12:00PM-1:00PM Amy L. Meckler: “Whatchamacallit and Thingamajig: English Expansion for Interpreters” William F. Ross III: “Developing Receptive Skills” LOCATION: Capitol City Christian Church 7800 Holdrege Street…

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…