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…

2016 Nebraska Statewide Sign Language Skill Development Workshop

July 21 and 22, 2016, Lincoln NE Presenter information: Noah Daniel Buchholz is Assistant Professor of ASL and Deaf Studies at Bethel College in Indiana. He also is a Certified Deaf Interpreter, ASL-English translator, and performing artist. He travels nationally and internationally speaking and performing his ASL literary works. He speaks extensively on the topics of Deaf culture, ASL literature, sign language interpreting, Deaf ministry, and theology.…

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…

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.…

KAD/KAI-RID Conference

KAD and KAI-RID Conference

THEY STOLE OUR IDEA! Actually, they stole the idea from a couple of you that told me about the desire to have a conference that would provide opportunities/information for both Deaf consumers and interpreters. CONGRATULATIONS Kansas Association for the Deaf (KAD) and the Kansas Association of Interpreters – Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (KAI-RID). The conference…

Deaf Missions Interpreter Conference

2015 Deaf Missions Christian Interpreters Conference

April 16-18, 2015 Council Bluffs, IA Come get a coast-to-coast feel at Deaf Missions biennial conference featuring presentations from Lance Forshay (west coast Seattle) and Carol Tipton (east coast Baltimore). Other presenters include: William F. Ross III Chad Entinger Mary Alice Gardner Elizabeth Gardner Pamela Warkentin Amy Hall-McLaughlin Azael and Jenna BúPerry Joseph D. Josselyn…

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…