Monthly Archives: August 2016


Interim Executive Director Update – August 31, 2016

ASL: English: August IED Report Greetings. There are several updates to provide related to Past President Whitcher’s recent announcement, the recently released 2016 JOI, and the 2017 LEAD Together national conference.   Sr. Director of Programs and Services Earlier this week you received a vlog from Dawn Whitcher, former RID President, about her resignation due [...]

2018-04-24T06:14:47+00:00August 31st, 2016|Categories: From RID Headquarters, From the Executive Director|0 Comments

Deaf Member-at-Large Ritchie Bryant – Update on CDI Bridge Plan

ASL: English: Hi. I’m Ritchie Bryant. I’m the Deaf Member-at-Large for the RID Board of Directors. I’m here to provide an update for the progress of the CDI Bridge Plan. We are aware that people are eagerly looking forward to additional information about the steps for obtaining a provisional CDI certification. I want to offer [...]

2018-04-24T06:14:50+00:00August 31st, 2016|Categories: From the Board|0 Comments

President Whitcher Resigns, Change in RID Board Leadership

ASL: English: Message from Dawn Whitcher: As President of RID, I have been fortunate to have an employer who allowed me the opportunity to fulfill my responsibilities to RID, coupled with my after hours and weekend time.  Unfortunately, the position I have been in is grant funded and will end September 30th.  As a result, [...]

2018-04-24T06:14:51+00:00August 30th, 2016|Categories: From the Board, From the President|0 Comments

Journal of Interpretation 2016 Now Available

RID is thrilled to announce the availability of the 2016 issue of The Journal of Interpretation (JOI).  The JOI, published under RID Publications, publishes a broad scope of scholarly manuscripts, research reports, and practitioner essays and letters relevant to effective practices in the signed language interpreting profession. JOI provides a peer-reviewed platform for stimulating thought and discussion [...]

2018-04-24T06:14:52+00:00August 29th, 2016|Categories: Featured, From RID Headquarters|0 Comments