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Virtual ASL Immersion Silent Weekend

July 31, 2020 @ 6:00 am - August 2, 2020 @ 9:30 pm

Workshop Offered:

Attendees can choose between professional development workshops centered around interpreters or aspiring interpreters or workshops focused on ASL linguistics and ASL skill improvement.

Some of our 2020 workshop offerings are:

  • The Fine Art of Music Interpreting
  • ASL Classifiers: Intermediate Level
  • Diabetes: Don’t Sugar Coat it!
  • Scope of Black Deaf Culture
  • See what I am Fingerspelling?!
  • Getting Your Freelance Ducks in a Row
  • Educational Interpreting: A role so much more than Reading Writing and Arithmetic
  • Ethical Decision Making: Do You Remember Why You’re Here?
  • Building Relationships and Understanding Ethics in Educational Interpreting
  • Leaf: Poetry, Storytelling, & the ‘5’ Handshape
  • and many more!

Program Cost:

Before April 1st: $150 (Students/ORID Members: $130) – CLOSED
Before June 1st: $180 (Students/ORID Members: $160
Before July 1st: $210 (Students/ORID Members: $200)
After July 1st: $250 for all
We are anticipating our attendees will have up to 20 workshop hours, the tentative schedule will be from 8am to 7:30pm on Friday, 9am to 9pm on Saturday, and 9am to 12pm on Sunday.


Who Should Register:
Everyone! Deaf community members, ASL students, interpreting students, pre-certified and certified interpreters, ASL teachers and interpreter educators.


July 31, 2020 @ 6:00 am
August 2, 2020 @ 9:30 pm
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Western Oregon University
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