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…

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…

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Upgrade Our Community

Omaha Nebraska is the proud home of the NCAA College World Series. What isn’t reflective of that pride, is the apparent resistance of the NCAA to allow Deaf and Hard of Hearing people full access to the events. You can help make a difference. Click here to be taken to change.org and sign the petition…

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…

Nebraska Association of the Deaf

NeAD 48th Biennial Conference

The Nebraska Association of the Deaf will be meeting at the Cornhusker Hotel in Lincoln, NE June 4-7, 2015. They have a great number of events planned and it is a great opportunity for neRID to support our ASL community. At the last NeAD conference, neRID provided entertainment and interpreting services. If you would be…