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2019 NorCRID Conference Oakland Asian Cultural Center 11219  Agenda  800 - 900 - Registration & Breakfast 900 - 1000 - Isidore Niyongabo 1000 - 1015 - Break 1015 - 1230 - Isidore Niyongabo 1230 - 130 - Lunch 130 - 230 - NorCRID Business Meeting 230 - 415 - Isidore Niyongabo 415 - 430 - Break & GSMF Silent Auction Closed 430 - 530 - Isidore Niyongabo  .65 CEUs Pending RID Approval  RID Logo  NorCRID Logo          Flyer for 50th Annual Conference [Image description top banner is yellow overlay of image of audience members dressed professionally smiling. On the right text reads 50th Annual Conference.  Second banner is blue with NorCRID Logo of orange Golden Gate bridge surrounded by clouds and blue sky background text reads NORCRID across bottom.  To the right of logo white text on blue background reads, Understanding the Deaf Refugee experience and cultural diversity while exploring resources and actions for Interpreters and allies to contribute to their quality of life on local, national, and global levels.”  Next section is white background divided into two sections vertically, the left half has black text reading Saturday, 11-2-19, 9am-530pm Registration begins at 8am Oakland Asian Cultural Center 388 9th St #290,  Oakland, CA.  0.70 CEUs.  ASL Only and Scent Free Environment.   The right portion is framed in gold scroll work. An image of a smiling Black man dressed in a grey suit with pink shirt and striped tie. He is pointing to himself with a closed hand and thumb pointing towards his chest.  The text wraps about the image and reads,  Isidore Niyongabo. This workshop is presented from a first-hand refugee and immigrant perspective, blended with academic research that focuses on exploring the status of Deaf refugees, Internally Displaced Deaf People, and Deaf immigrants on local, national and global levels.  By the end of the workshop, you will know how to better serve members of those groups as interpreters and allies. You learn about how the system works, what humanitarian services are available, cultural diversity, and the challenges that come with community integration. This workshop will give you the tools you need as interpreters and community members to positively contribute to the quality of life for Deaf and hard of hearing refugees in their communities.  Participants will have the opportunity to engage in roundtable discussions with topics like, “how can we, as interpreters, contribute to the increased quality of life for Deaf refugees while abiding by the CPC.   The bottom of the image from left to right has the RID CMP logo, ACET associate continuing education training logo, and a blue banner with white text reading, For more information, schedule and registration mailtoinfo@norcrid.org httpwww.norcrid.orgevent-3506679. End of image description]

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About NorCRID

NorCRID (the Northern California Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf) is a non-profit organization committed to professional development, networking and fundraising efforts for professional interpreters, students of interpreting, and supporters of the interpreting community. NorCRID serves to make the emerging profession of interpreting more viable to its consumers and practitioners.

NorCRID is a Region V Affiliate Chapter of the National Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. (RID)

RID is the only national association dedicated to the professional development of interpreters and transliterators. Founded in 1964, the goal of RID is to promote the profession of interpreting and transliterating between American Sign Language and English.

2019 NorCRID Board

President: Sheridan Laine
Vice President: Christine Kanta
Secretary: Micheal Boucher
Treasurer: Kate Lubeck
Deaf Community Member at Large: Vacant
Member at Large 1: Matt Moyers
Member at Large 2: Reid Michael
Alternate 1: Michael McMahon

Alternate 2: VACANTImage of 2019 NorCRID Board

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