2016 Region IV Conference – Call for Support Staff

Texas Society of Interpreters for the Deaf and Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf Region IV are “teaming up” once again to host the most relevant and comprehensive signed language interpreting conference of 2016. “Team Work Makes the Dream Work” will be held at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Houston, TX, July 21-24, 2016. The conference committee is…

Summary of RID Board Meeting Graphic

March 2016 RID Board Meeting Summary

The Potomac Chapter of RID prepared this summary of the RID Board Meeting last week Hello all! As you may know, the RID Board had a board meeting last week at Gallaudet, from March 16-20. Each day, they sent out video and text updates summarizing the activity. This week, they will be sharing more information…

NIC at UNO

Take the NIC in Omaha, NE!

Great News! We just received news that the University of Nebraska at Omaha has finished jumping through all of the hoops and is officially an NAD-RID National Interpreter Certification testing location! You can see all of the testing locations by visiting the RID website here. Special thanks to everyone that has worked on making this…

Connie Herndon

Connie Herndon added to RID Transition Team

Nebraska’s own (and technically Kentucky’s she’d probably say) Connie Herndon was recently added to serve on the RID Transition team, tasked with finding the next Executive Director for RID. Connie is currently serving as the RID Region IV representative and we are super proud and awed by her continuing efforts to enhance the field of…