IDP MAL Report April 2017

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MAL Report April 18

 

MEMBER AT LARGE MARCH/APRIL Report

 

*NAD membership renewal $300.00 due for a motion for upcoming Board meeting.

 

*Attended ONLINE meetings via GooglePLUS

 

*Networked with interpreters via community, assignments. Had rapports with SDRID CDI about co presenting about the use of CDIs in a workshop format.

 

*Received correspondence about mentoring. Email via memberatlarge@scrid.org for future requests.

 

*Co-moderated FB SCRID group.

 

*Met with President (one/one) to learn the ropes about using SCRID updated technology i.e. website and rapports about SCRID business

 

*Working on short term goals and revamping MAL position.

 

REGIONAL V is around the corner~ Come one Come all

 

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Deaf Events

June, 2011 SCRID Member at Large Report

New Events:

8th Deaf Asia Festival – Saturday, June 11th, 8AM – 5 PM, at GLAD Free admission.

WRAD – Deaf and Hard of Hearing Day at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Water Park, Valencia CA, July 30, 2011, 10:0AM – 6PM, discounted tickets in advance for the WRAD group @ $21.50 per person. At the door = $23.50.  WRAD will have a booth near the entrance gate for late pick up orders and to sell “at the door” tickets from 10AM to 2PM.

Events:

1ST Deaf Interpreter Conference – (D.I.C.) Postponed from June, 2010. The new date is scheduled for sometime in 2011 to allow more time to plan it. The conference will take place at Gallaudet University. More information will follow.

WRAD Deaf Awareness Day – Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, CA – June 4, 2011 and  Chili’s Gathering of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Friends – WRAD Deaf Awareness Day- June 4, 2011 – Fundraiser – Opens 11 AM – Valencia (Santa Clarita), CA – Go anytime, and hopefully between 8 and 11:30 PM after the 6 Flags Magic Mountain Deaf Awareness Day event. Tell Chili’s you are with the WRAD group.

GLAD – 9th Annual Benefit Extravaganza at the House of Blues June 5th, 6PM – 10 PM Ken Paves hosts. Many TV, Movie and Music Stars to appear – More info –www.gladinc.org

The Deaf Interpreter Training is for a one week period, June 10-15, 2011, at Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf (SWCID), Big Spring, Texas. The training is for individuals who are deaf and are interested in becoming a deaf interpreter, and for deaf interpreters who want to upgrade their interpreting skills. The sessions will provide an
environment in which participants can stretch their interpreting horizons and explore new approaches in this interpreter specialty area.  There will be two tracks: Introduction to Deaf Interpreting and Advanced Deaf Interpreter Training.   The cost of the course is $250 for Texas residents and $350 for persons who reside out of state; this cost includes room and board on campus for the week.    The training is approved for 4.3 (43 hours) BEI and RID CEUs.  For questions regarding the Deaf Interpreter Training, please contact Ann.Horn@dars.state.tx.us

CAID – National Conference, June 20-22, 2011, Dallas/Fort Worth Texas area. For more info: www.caidconference.org/2011/    or contact: Keith Mousley –  kxmntm@rit.edu  or LKQuinsland – lkq9999@rit.edu

WRAD Deaf Cruise – July 2, 2011 – July 9, 2011 to the Hawaiian Islands on the Pride of America Ship, a Norwegian Cruise Line.

RID – National Conference, July 17-22, 2011, Atlanta, Georgia

WRAD 2011 World Deaf Swimming Championships – August 6 – 13, 2011 – For more information: www.wrad.org

CAD 50th Biennial Conference, August 11 – 14, 2011, California School for the Deaf, Freemont – More info: www.cad1906.org

CDI workshop on August 19-21 and 14 slots for the CDI written test will be offered on August 22 at St. Paul, Minnesota. More information will be available soon. Contact: Jimmy Beldon, CDI, MA – jimmyjr25@aol.com

Hawai`i’s HRID will host Region V’s RID and CDI conference on June 13 – 17, 2012 – More information to follow.

Deaf Nation World Expo 2012 – Las Vegas, Nevada – July 29-August 1st – More information: www.deafnation.com/dnwe

On Going Gatherings:

Vince’s Pizza – Lancaster: Every first Thursday of the month
Shakey’s Pizza – Palmdale: Every second Thursday of the month
Starbucks – Porter Ranch: Every third Friday of the month

**If you know of any events that are not listed here or on the SCRID website and you think SCRID would be interested, please inform me or another board member so we may post it.  Thank you!  ~ Marlene Shanker, SCRID Member at Large

Member at Large – Annual Report – May 2011

Member at Large May, 2011 Annual Report
Marlene Shanker – Member at Large

I. Exhibits at Expos/Conferences
         A. Deaf Festival in Van Nuys, CA (September 25, 2010)
         B. OHSOEZ Spring Sign Language and Interpreter Conference in Anaheim, CA (May 2010)
                1.   SCRID sponsored
II. Memberships/ Conferences
         A. NAD    (National Association of the Deaf)  
                1. Affiliate membership
                          a. SCRID gets affiliate recognition on their website.
                          b. SCRID gets early bird prices on conferences anytime.
         B. CAD  (California Association of the Deaf)
               1. Affiliate two year membership
         C. RID  (Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf)
               1. National Conference
                         a. July 17 – 22, 2011
                         b. Atlanta, Georgia
                         c. Atlanta Marriott Marquis
         D. Cal-Ed  (California Educators of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing)
                1.   Membership
                         a.   Affiliate (associate) membership
                2.   Exhibiting
                         a.   SCRID should exhibit at their conferences.
                3.   Conference
                         a.   Should attend when possible.
         E.  CAID   (Convention of American Instructors of the Deaf)
                1.  Membership
                        a.   Affiliate membership
                        b.   Dual affiliate (associate) membership is with Cal-Ed.
                2.  Exhibiting
                        a.   SCRID should exhibit at their conferences.
                3.  National Conference
                        a.   Should attend when possible.
                        b.   June 20-22, 2011 Fort Worth Texas      
III.  Non-Participation Conferences/ Expos/ Events etc.
         A. Deaf Nation Expo
         B. MATA Expo
         C. CSUN/NCOD Sign N Run 5K Walk
         D. CAID
IV. Future  Conferences
         A. RID (and CDI) Region V
                1. Hawai`i’s HRID will host
                2. June 13 – 17, 2012

* The board did not participate in as many events this year as in the past and chose to focus on events that directly supported the mission of the organization.

Events Worth Noting

New Events:

Chili’s Gathering of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Friends – WRAD Deaf Awareness Day- June 4, 2011 – Fundraiser – Opens 11 AM – Valencia (Santa Clarita), CA – Go anytime, and hopefully between 8 and 11:30 PM after the 6 Flags Magic Mountain Deaf Awareness Day event. Tell Chili’s you are with the WRAD group.

CAID – National Conference, June 20-22, 2011, Dallas/Fort Worth Texas area. For more info: www.caidconference.org/2011/    or contact: Keith Mousley –  kxmntm@rit.edu  or LKQuinsland – lkq9999@rit.edu

The Deaf Interpreter Training is for a one week period, June 10-15, 2011, at Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf (SWCID), Big Spring, Texas. The training is for individuals who are deaf and are interested in becoming a deaf interpreter, and for deaf interpreters who want to upgrade their interpreting skills. The sessions will provide an
environment in which participants can stretch their interpreting horizons and explore new approaches in this interpreter specialty area.  There will be two tracks: Introduction to Deaf Interpreting and Advanced Deaf Interpreter Training.   The cost of the course is $250 for Texas residents and $350 for persons who reside out of state; this cost includes room and board on campus for the week.    The training is approved for 4.3 (43 hours) BEI and RID CEUs.  For questions regarding the Deaf Interpreter Training, please contact Ann.Horn@dars.state.tx.us

CDI workshop on August 19-21 and 14 slots for the CDI written test will be offered on August 22 at St. Paul, Minnesota. More information will be available soon. Contact: Jimmy Beldon, CDI, MA – jimmyjr25@aol.com

Hawai`i’s HRID will host Region V’s RID and CDI conference on June 13 – 17, 2012 – More information to follow.

Events:

Deaf Nation Expo – May 6, 7, 2011, 9 AM – 6PM – Riverside School for the Deaf (CSDR) football field

GLAD brunch – May 15, 2011, Noon – 3 PM at the House of Blues More information: www.gladinc.org

1ST Deaf Interpreter Conference – (D.I.C.) Postponed from June, 2010. The new date is scheduled for sometime in 2011 to allow more time to plan it. The conference will take place at Gallaudet University. More information will follow.

WRAD Deaf Awareness Day – Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, CA – June 4, 2011

GLAD – 9th Annual Benefit Extravaganza at the House of Blues June 5th, 6PM – 10 PM Ken Paves hosts – More info – www.gladinc.org

WRAD Deaf Cruise – July 2, 2011 – July 9, 2011 to the Hawaiian Islands on the Pride of America Ship, a Norwegian Cruise Line.

RID – National Conference, July 17-22, 2011, Atlanta, Georgia

WRAD 2011 World Deaf Swimming Championships – August 6 – 13, 2011 – For more information: www.wrad.org

CAD 50th Biennial Conference, August 11 – 14, 2011, California School for the Deaf, Freemont – More info: www.cad1906.org

Deaf Nation World Expo 2012 – Las Vegas, Nevada – July 29-August 1st – More information: www.deafnation.com/dnwe

On Going Gatherings:

Vince’s Pizza – Lancaster: Every first Thursday of the month
Shakey’s Pizza – Palmdale: Every second Thursday of the month
Starbucks – Porter Ranch: Every third Friday of the month

**If you know of any events that are not listed here or on the SCRID website and you think SCRID would be interested, please inform me or another board member so we may post it.  Thank you!  ~ Marlene Shanker, SCRID Member at Large