Diversity in the Deaf Community

This panel workshop is designed to explore and better understand the diverse experiences and needs of the Deaf community. A panel of deaf individuals from various diverse backgrounds will share their life experiences. The panel will also address the implications of power and privilege on these deaf members, interpreters and community stakeholders. Panel members include Hugh Woodson, Kamden Romano, Elke Weinbrenner, Demir Bekiri, Monica Kumar, Haydee Garcia and will be moderated by Michelle Mendiola.

This workshop will be presented in American Sign Language.
Requests for interpretation services must be made in writing by emailing pdc@irid.org by March 15th, 2019.   

This event is sponsored by:

  • IRID
  • Chicago Hearing Society
  • Illinois Deaf Latinos Association
  • The McLakes

 

IRID is an Approved RID CMP Sponsor for continuing education activities.This professional studies program is offered for .4 CEUs at Some Content Knowledge Level

“IRID is committed to maintaining an inclusive and nondiscriminatory
environment”

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When
March 30th, 2019 9:00 AM   through   1:00 PM
Location
2032 N Clybourn Ave
Chicago Hearing Society (CHS) / Anixter Center
Chicago, IL 60614
United States

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Event Fee(s)
Interpreters $ 40.00
Interpreting Students $ 25.00
Deaf Community $ 15.00

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