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December 2019 Member Spotlight! Antonio Burkett!

2019-12-17T08:45:31-05:00December 17th, 2019|Categories: From RID Headquarters, Member Spotlight, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

December 2019 Member Spotlight Antonio Burkett, Associate Member Washington, DC Region II Tell us a little about yourself (Name, hearing status, where are you from, training experience) My name is Antonio Burkett. I was born and raised in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, and moved to the District of Columbia [...]

Interpreter Summer Institute- KEEPING UP WITH THE MILLENNIALS: Social Media, LGBTQ+, Violence, & Suicide

2019-03-07T08:41:02-05:00June 8th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

Our world has changed drastically over the years; we’ve gone from TTYs & beepers to VRS & Facebook. Whether it’s learning the new slang or figuring out how to use a hashtag, professionals and parents need to keep up! In this workshop, we will cover some of the most challenging topics in our world today: [...]

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Medical Interpreting Workshops with Trix Bruce

2019-01-16T16:36:51-05:00June 7th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, SC Part 1: Women’s Health & Wellness (.4 RID CEUs available) This workshop covers medical interpreting with a specialized focus on topics related to females. When: Friday, June 7, 2019 Time: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where: MUSC Community Training Center 1 South Park Circle, Suite 300 Charleston, SC [...]

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Lexical NMS “TH”, PPO in Deaf Culture, Medical Interpreting; Q/A & NMS: ASL Markers

2019-04-04T07:42:00-05:00May 17th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

May 17, 2019, Friday @ 8 am – Noon Lexical Non-Manual Signals: The "TH" signal This workshop has a focus on the non-manual "TH" signal. Interpreters will analyze and apply this grammatical marker in various contexts. Video clips and discussion will increase interpreters' confidence. Contexts include: character development, structure, English idioms, conjunctions, adjectives, and [...]

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