Learn what it means to be a NAOBIan. Benefits like professional development, networking, and community support are only a few of the perks to becoming a NAOBI DC member.
When you become a member of NAOBI DC be prepared to learn more about your community, share and grow with other local interpreters of color, and further develop your interpreting skills. And if you’re already a member but need to renew your membership, welcome back!
Contribute to an organization with a meaningful purpose. Interpreters of Color make up less than 15% of the certified population. With your help, we can change those numbers.
BECOME A MEMBER
Join NAOBI-DC and become a part of a supportive and ever-growing organization. Our Membership Chair, Khera Colbert, shares four ways you can become a member1
CALI's "Unfolding Scenarios" Free Professional Development Modules Unfolding Scenarios consists of 12 interpreting scenarios, each including five to seven decision points where the interpreter must decide how to proceed. In addition, four of the scenarios include video footage presenting sample interpreter responses and reflections. These videos are designed to help interpreters practice the [...]
Remaining 2019 Meetings and Power Hour Workshop Schedule IMAGE ID: A prominent black and white flyer with an image of a black woman (with NAOBI and DAWN logos in the upper-right corner) reads: "The National Alliance of Black Interpreters - DC, in partnership with the Deaf Abused Women's Network (DAWN) presents... Let's talk Trauma by Imonie [...]
Prospective Freelance Interpreter Open House Saturday, June 22, 2019 2:OO PM - 5:00 PM Interested in working at GIS? Come learn about Gallaudet Interpreting Service. Get to know some of our staff and learn about our screening! This event is free for Deaf and hearing interpreters interested in working at GIS. [...]
Gallaudet Interpreting Service is HIRING! From GIS: NAOBI-DC is a critical partner in fostering the development and growth of interpreters of color. At GIS we are committed to doing the same upholding our pillars of social justice. We are currently actively recruiting candidates to join our staff interpreting family. Please see [...]
May General Body Meeting Live Stream This video is a recording of the NAOBI-DC General Body Meeting that took place May 31, 2019, at Gallaudet University. There may be instances of slow playback from time to time due to the strength of the internet connection. Voice Interpreters: [...]
RID Emerging Practitioners Test Preparation Workshop on Sunday, July 7th Hello! I'm Bill Millios, the Director of Communications and Outreach here at RID. I just wanted to take a minute to ask you a small favor. We have been planning the RID National Conference this summer, and we recently added the Emerging Practitioners [...]
FIND AN INTERPRETER
Some of our members are active interpreters. Search our directory to find an ASL interpreter that meets your needs.
FIND A MEMBER
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Sometimes we just want to hang out with each other. Don’t miss these interpreter happy-hours.
Stay tuned for upcoming professional development opportunities with NAOBI-DC and other local organizations.
GENERAL BODY MEETINGS
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BOARD OF DIRECTORS
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