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.…

Sorenson VRS

Thanks Sorenson!

neRID wishes to thank Sorenson VRS and Sorenson Communications for their support of Nebraska (and some Iowa) interpreters through their donations to neRID conferences as well as their contributions to the ASL Community. We appreciate your involvement (and employment opportunities) and look forward to working with you to enhance the interpreting profession and our service…

President's Thoughts

Our New Website

I/we have been talking about changing our website for a while. One problem is that I am no longer as proficient as I was at being a webmaster. Technology has changed fast and I don’t keep up. Social Media is a monster – and I mean that from the perspective of how much time it…