A Tanker Truck and Legal Equivalency

Live Webinar – A Tanker Truck and Legal Equivalency

December 13th, 2018

8:00pm – 10:00pm (adjust for your time zone)

0.2 PS CEUs


This LIVE Webinar will be presented by Eric Workman

This course is designed to emphasize the importance of content carryover between English and ASL when the source language is English and the target language is ASL. Participants will review commonly used litanies and verbiage used within the legal system including the witness’ oath, guilty plea waiver of Constitutional rights, and the Miranda Warning.

Education Objectives include: participants defining content carryover and legal equivalency, defining and understanding concepts of knowingly, voluntarily, and intellectually and how this theory applies to legal interpreting, and being able to apply their knowledge of material through discussion and text analysis.

http://ceusonthego.com/activities/ and click the ‘LIVE Webinars’ dropdown

The webinar starts at 8:00pm SHARP, so don’t be late!


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Time & Time Again WS

NVCC and VDOE Educational Interpreter Training Grant with VRID are hosting ‘Time and Time Again’ workshop Saturday, October 13th at NVCC campus Building CD, room #227 from 9:00am to 12:00 noon. 0.3 CEUs will be available. Registration fees vary, check the attached flier for specifics.

You can register up to the date of the workshop. To register or with any questions contact Paula Debes Reece at pdebes@nvcc.edu or Marla Pollack at mspollack@fcps.edu.

This workshop will discuss the 12 verb tenses in English and consider their uses in representing time and durations of time. Interpreters often ignore some of the subtle differences between these tenses and choose more simple ASL constructions while interpreting. Participants will be given opportunities to analyze different sources to explore verb usage to represent time in both ASL and English.


At the conclusion of the workshop you will be able to:

  • Explain the 12 verb tenses in English
  • Discuss the different strategies that ASL employs to represent

these tenses

  • Analyze source material and determine dynamically equivalent

interpretations of time

  Presenter: Paula Debes Reece


Day of the Workshop:

  • Coffee and Refreshments will be provided in morning;

 Certificates of attendance will be given at the conclusion

  • Parking is open in LOT B & Parking garage


Let us know if you plan to attend and how the workshop goes!


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Miss Saigon is Coming to The Kennedy Center!

The Kennedy Center Presents:

Miss Saigon

At the Opera House



Friday, December 14, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Sunday, December 23, 2018 at 1:30 PM



Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Friday, December 21, 2018 at 7:30 PM


Experience the acclaimed “thrilling, soaring, and spectacular” (The London Times) new production of the legendary Tony®–winning musical Miss Saigon, from the creators of Les Misérables.


To purchase tickets for a sign interpreted or captioned performance at the Kennedy Center, please call the services desk at 202-416-8528 (voice) or visit kennedy-center.org.


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A Star Plans to go See these Open Captioned Movies!!

Friday, October 5

Movie: Ant-Man and the Wasp

The Miracle Theatre, Washington, DC

9:30 PM


Saturday, October 6

Movie: A Star Is Born

The Avalon Theatre, Washington, DC

11:00 AM


Movie: Night School

Regal Fairfax Towne Center 10, Fairfax, VA

2:10 PM


Movie: Night School

Regal Gallery Place 14, Washington, DC

2:25 PM


Sunday, October 7

Movie: The Hate U Give

Regal Gallery Place 14, Washington, DC

1:40 PM


Movie: A Star Is Born

Angelika Pop-Up at Union Market, Washington, DC

5:30 PM


Movie: Venom in IMAX 2D

Lockheed Martin IMAX Theater, Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC

6:15 PM


Monday, October 8

Movie: A Star Is Born

Angelika Pop-Up at Union Market, Washington, DC

7:15 PM


Thanks to D.C. Deaf Moviegoers for the movie times

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Flying Dog Deaf Night IMPORTANT!

I just got news! The Flying Dog Deaf Night is SOLD OUT! But don’t be afraid to show up the night of and see if there is space available!!

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