Friday, August 8, 2014

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

​Interpreters and Transliterators of Color (ITOC) and Minority Interpreters Group (MIG) are teaming up for the RID's Region 1 conference. 

Please ​see below for details!!

You are invited to the RID Region 1 Interpreter and Transliterators of Color Member Section Meeting
ITOC Presenters: Holly Alfred, MIG and JO Welch, BUCIE

July 31st, 2014
5-6:30 pm Room C
6:30-7:30 ITOC Reg 1 Happy Hour in the Colonial Bar and Grill

Appetizers on ITOC!
Want to know more?  ITOC Chair, Erica Oyedele West
Allys welcome!
With Love,
Holly and JO
Erica West Oyedele
Interpreters & Transliterators of Color, Chair

ITOC is where African-American, Latino, Asian, Black, Pacific-Islander, Native-American, and other ethnic interpreter communities can come together and speak on interpreting issues within their communities.
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Thursday, June 12, 2014

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Pictured: ITOC lanyard in black with "RID Interpreters and Transliterators of Color" and the ITOC logo in white.
Lanyard regular price:
$5 each
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RID Regional Conference Attendee Discount:
Lanyards will be on sale this year during the regional conferences.
Lanyard sales price:
1 for $3 or,
2 for $5


Saturday, May 10, 2014

ITOC at the 2014 RID Regional Conferences

Here is the ITOC Schedule for the 2014 RID Regional Conferences. Listed in date order.

Region 5 - Saturday, June 28 
Time: 1:05pm-2:20pm
Topic: "Intersectionality and Interpreters: Transformative Paradigms”
Presenter: Elena M. Ruiz
CEUs: 0.1
Presentation format: ASL

Region 2 - Thursday, July 3
Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Topic: Facilitated viewing and discussion on "Intersectionality and Interpreters: Transformative Paradigms” with Elena Ruiz
Facilitator: Hijrah Hamid, ITOC Region 2 Representative
CEUs: 0.1
Presentation format: ASL

Region 4 - TBD
Time: (More details coming soon!)
Presentation format: ASL

Region 3 - TBD
Time: (More details coming soon!)
Presentation format: ASL

Region 1 - Thursday, July 31
Time: 5:00pm-6:30pm
Topic: "Growing With Our Goal in Mind: What does ITOC want to be, need to be, for the next 50 years?"
Presenters: JO Welch and Holly Alfred
CEUs: 0.1
Presentation format: ASL w/ English interpretation

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

ITOC: April 2014 Vlog

Transcript available in comments section below.

1. New website!  We want you to engage with us.

2. Interested in being a Region Representative for 1, 3, or 4? contact us!

3.  want to volunteer with ITOC for Region 1, 3, or 4 conferences? again, contact us.

4.  join our google group:

ITOC at Regional Conferences - Call for Presenters of Color

Transcript available in comments below.

ITOC - March 2014


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