2020 VISION Conference | Award Nominations

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You are invited to submit Award Nominations!

UTRID’s 2020 VISION Conference

August 6-8, 2020

Awards will be presented at this year’s Bi-Annual State Conference—2020 Vision.

Nominations are being accepted for the following awards:

  • Interpreter of the Year
    • Recognizes an outstanding interpreter from our community who has been exceptional in professionalism, service, and attitude.
  • Kim Maibaum Lifetime Achievement
    • Presented to an individual who has spent a lifetime enriching not only the profession but also the members of the interpreting and deaf communities.
  • Ellen O’Hara Community Member of the Year
    • Recognizes an individual who actively supports the interpreting profession and exemplifies leadership within the deaf community.
  • Student of the Year
    • A student who has gone above and beyond in volunteerism and exemplifies leadership within their student community.

 

Nominations are due August 1, 2020

  • Email nominations to UTRID 2020 Award Nominations to webmaster.utrid@gmail.com
  • Nominations must include (1) the name of the individual being nominated and (2) a statement supporting the reasons for nomination.
  • Questions? Email webmaster.utrid@gmail.com
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Salt Lake City, Utah

2020 VISION Conference | Board Position Nominations

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Utah RID invites you to submit Board Nominations!

UTRID’s 2020 VISION Conference

August 6-8, 2020

Board positions will be voted into office during the Business Meeting of this year’s Bi-Annual State Conference—2020 Vision.

Nominations are being accepted for the following positions:

  • Vice President
    • The Vice-President shall, in the absence or disability of the President, perform
      all duties of the President and in so acting shall have all the powers of the
      President.
    • The Vice-President shall serve as Director of Committees and oversee all committees operating according to the UTRID Bylaws.
    • The Vice President shall perform other duties of the office as prescribed by the Board of Directors.
  • Treasurer
    • The Treasurer shall maintain the financial records of the organization, making at least quarterly financial records of the organization, making at least quarterly financial reports to the President, maintaining the financial accounts, and making payments for authorized expenditures.
    • The Treasurer shall perform other duties of the office as outlined in the UTRID Bylaws and as prescribed by the Board of Directors.
  • MAL (UAD Liaison)
    • The UAD Liaison is responsible for forming a committee to plan and execute the annual Sub-for-Santa fundraising drive. The UAD Liaison shall act as a liaison between the UTRID Board of Directors and the board of directors for UAD, coordinating communications between the organizations.
    • Members-at-Large shall act as liaisons to the Board of Directors from the membership, working directly with the membership assisting with the coordination of activities and communications within the organization.
  • MAL (Conference Chair)
    • The Conference Chair is responsible for forming a committee to plan and execute the Bi-annual State Conference & Bi-annual Mini-Conference.
    • Members-at-Large shall act as liaisons to the Board of Directors from the membership, working directly with the membership assisting with the coordination of activities and communications within the organization.
  • MAL (Professional Development)
    • The Professional Development MAL is responsible for forming a committee to plan workshops and Professional Development activities for the membership of UTRID.
    • Members-at-Large shall act as liaisons to the Board of Directors from the membership, working directly with the membership assisting with the coordination of activities and communications within the organization.

Please see Article IV, Section 4 of the UTRID Chapter Bylaws for detailed descriptions of each position.

 

Nominations are due Aug 8, 2020

  • Nominations may be made on the floor of the business meeting; individuals may decline a nomination.
  • Email nominations to pres.utrid@gmail.com. Email subject must read “2020 Board Nomination” and must include (1) the name of the individual being nominated, (2) the position for which they are being nominated, and (3) the nominee’s email address.
  • Questions? Email: pres.utrid@gmail.com
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Salt Lake City, Utah

REGISTRATION | 2020 Vision Conference

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

UTRID’s 2020 VISION Conference

August 6-8, 2020

 REGISTER TODAY! 

Purchase your ticket now (you must be logged into your member account to see the reduced price).
Early Bird (Ends May 31st)
Members: $175
Non-members: $215
Advance Admission (Ends July 31st)
Members: $200
Non-members: $240
At The Door (Aug. 1–8)
Members: $250
Non-members: $290
Sponsor an Interpreter

Volunteers qualify for discounted Early Bird & Advance Admission rates! Learn more HERE.

 

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Salt Lake City, Utah

UTRID is an Approved RID CMP Sponsor for continuing education activities.  To request accommodations please complete the registration form. Click here to view UTRID cancellation/refund policies.

UTRID does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, disability, marital status, age, national origin, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.

KEEP SAVING THE DATES—August 6–8

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Keep Saving the Dates!

2020 VISION

August 6-8, 2020

 

DO NOT completely clear your summer calendar because this year’s conference is still happening!

The conference planning committee is making contingencies amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and its resulting economic impacts. We are aware of and considering your growing financial concerns as we coordinate the conference. If you encounter financial adversities in the pursuit of Professional Development activities, please consider utilizing UTRID’s Scholarship offerings.

Early Bird Registration opens May 1st.

 

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Call for Volunteers | 2020 Vision Conference

Volunteer—come join the team

Volunteer to See Clear!

UTRID’s 2020 VISION Conference

August 6-8, 2020

 

We are looking for volunteers to help the Conference Planning Committee execute our plans in August. Please help us share this opportunity by taking a moment to forward this email to ITP students, interns, and mentees you have worked with recently. Thank you!

We have several ways you can volunteer! Choose from any of the following areas that spark your interest: helping with food, facilitating workshop sessions, registration check-in, activity set-up/ take-down, fundraising & sponsorship, photography/videography documentation, and even more!

If you are interested in volunteering in any way, please contact Camaris Meservy at c.meservy@hotmail.com.

 

Volunteers Qualify for Discounted Admission!

Early Bird (Ends May 31st)
Volunteering 2 hours = 30% Discount
Member: $122.50
Non-Member: $150.50
Volunteering 4+ hours = 50% Discount
Member: $87.50
Non-Member: $107.50
Advance Admission (Ends July 31st
Volunteering 2 hours = 30% Discount
Member: $140
Non-Member: $168
Volunteering 4+ hours = 50% Discount
Member: $100
Non-Member: $120
Discount directions pending volunteer confirmation.
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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Call for Presenters (Corrected Email) | 2020 VISION Conference

Now seeking presenters for UTRID's 2020 Vision Conference. We want to learn from YOU!

Seeking Presenters!

UTRID’s 2020 VISION Conference

August 6-8, 2020

Are you interested in presenting at this year’s UTRID conference? We want to learn from YOU!

Send workshop submissions and curriculum queries to ajohnsonasl@gmail.com by May 15th.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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