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Patrick Graybill - StreetLeverage National Treasure 2015

Success Starts by Acknowledging Humanity: The StreetLeverage – Live Recap

StreetLeverage – Live 2015 brought Deaf Community members, interpreters and stakeholders from within the field of sign language interpreting together under the premise of generosity, collaboration and the spirit of inquiry. It was here, at the intersection of idea-sharing, perspective gathering and genuine introspection, that a fundamental truth about the field of sign language interpreting

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Wing Butler

Status Transactions: The “It” Factor in Sign language Interpreting

Wing Butler Status Transactions: The “It” Factor in Sign language Interpreting Wing will highlight the important role of status transactions in sign language interpreting and explore how interpreters can employ meta and micro behaviors to create successful dynamics. Wing Butler is an entrepreneur and sign language interpreter, passionate about building the sign language/Deaf economy. He

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ChangeMaker Live 2015

StreetLeverage – Live 2015 | Increasing the Value of Deaf-Interpreter Community Solutions: An Appreciative Inquiry Process

Evening Session: Change Maker Increasing the Value of Deaf-Interpreter Community Solutions: An Appreciative Inquiry Process Anna Witter-Merithew and Kellie Stewart will facilitate an appreciative inquiry process that gives participants an opportunity to share ideas, resources, and recommend solutions to advance the field of sign language interpreting. Join the conversation! Facilitated by Anna Witter-Merithew and Kellie Stewart

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Deafhood: Liberation, Healing, and the Sign Language Interpreter

Marvin Miller Deafhood: Liberation, Healing, and the Sign Language Interpreter Marvin will explore the Deafhood journey—the internal and external dialogue on what it means to be a healthy Deaf person today—and the role sign language interpreters have and can yet play in that journey. Marvin Miller Marvin teaches Deafhood classes across the country to the

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StreetLeverage – Live 2015 | Fundraising & Entertainment Event: ASL Curriculum Project

Fundraising & Entertainment Event: ASL Curriculum Project This event intends to explore, resource and celebrate the innovative curriculum developed by The Learning Center for the Deaf to teach ASL to Deaf children. Entertainment provided by Patrick Graybill, CJ Jones, and Rosa Lee Timm. The evening will be emceed by Brenda Schertz. #OurTurn Fundraiser Who was it

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