River City Interpreters for the Deaf (RCID) has reported a murder to the Texas Society of Interpreters for the Deaf (TSID) conference committee. Conference co- chairs, Sharon Nodine and Michelle Theiss, are beginning their investigation. We need your help! Private Investigators will meet in San Antonio at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, 123 Losoya Street, on June 15-18, 2017. Student Private Investigators will be trained June 14-15. We will get to the bottom of this mystery, but we need your help. Please register as soon as possible! We need YOU to Come to the Scene in 2017!
Early Bird Registration
Deadline May 15th, 2017
TSID/RID Member: $250.00
Student Member: $150.00
TSID/RID Member: $285.00
Student Member: $200.00
TSID/RID Member: $320.00
Student Member: $250.00
LA CARTE: $105.00 PER WORKSHOP
All prices includes admission to all events during the conference.
Miss San Antonio wants to welcome you to the 2017 TSID Conference in San Antonio, Texas! Emma Faye Rudkin will be our presenter at the Thursday evening President’s Reception to be held at the Alamo Chapel and Museum which is located across the street from the Hyatt Regency Hotel. Do not miss this unique opportunity; Miss San Antonio and San Antonio’s iconic, historic Alamo in the same night, June 15, 2017.
Emma Faye Rudkin was Miss San Antonio 2015 where she took individual awards for Overall Talent, Overall Interview and Miss Congeniality. She placed Top 10 in the Miss Texas Scholarship Pageant 2015 where she won the Inspiration Award, Quality of Life Award, Academic Interview Award and Spirit of Texas (Congeniality). Emma is deaf, sings and plays four instruments: piano, guitar, ukulele and the kick drum.
In the fall of 2016, Emma Faye was crowned Miss San Antonio 2017, being the first to hold this title twice since the first titleholder in 1923. She will compete in Miss Texas in July 2017. Emma publicly advocated for the largest theater in San Antonio to offer captioning for their HOH/Deaf patrons and won with Star Wars being the first movie played there with open captions.
CALL FOR HELP
caLl for SUPPORT STAFF
The conference committee is currently seeking enthusiastic, hard-working, flexible cadets from local academys to come down and help secure the crime scene from June 14-18, 2017. Conference Support Staff/Cadet responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: assisting the conference committee, the interpreter coordinator, assisting in workshops, operating the registration/information/silent auction area, and running errands.
CALL FOR INTERPRETERs
Currently soliciting applications for the interpreters for the conference.
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