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…

Happy 2016 National ASL Day!

April 15 is ASL Day  (American Sign Language).  For 2016, the theme of National Library Week is “Libraries Transform” – a national observance, sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries in each April since 1958. And this month (April), American Association of School Librarians, one of the ALA 11 divisions, also encourages school…

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.…