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…

New Student Representative

New Student Representative

Longer ago than it should have taken to report the results, neRID asked its membership to help select a Student Representative to the neRID board. Two candidates submitted their names for consideration – Kacy Sutton and Carolyn Cichos. Based on the vote of the membership, Kacy Sutton was selected and has agreed to serve as…

ZVRS

Thanks ZVRS!

neRID is grateful for the support of ZVRS. ZVRS provides contributions and encouragement to neRID workshops as well as employment for some of our local Nebraska and Iowa interpreters. neRID realizes that the best way to enhance our ASL Community is by partnering with great companies like ZVRS and we are thankful for their support.…