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National Alliance of Black Interpreters

The District of Columbia Chapter


  • Wednesday, August 03, 2022 6:40 PM | Anonymous

    Dear Interpreter colleagues,

    We, Kenton Myers and Gloshanda Lawyer (of Myers & Lawyer), are currently in the recruitment phase of our research project titled "Assessing Underrepresented Interpreting Communities in the US”. We are looking for interpreter participants who identify as:

    • Black, Indigenous, People of Color/Non-white

    • Spoken language and/or sign language interpreter

    • Actively working in the United States

    If you would like to learn more and/or participate, click here. This link will take you to the questionnaire. Upon receiving your responses, we will follow up with you to confirm your participation in 1 of the 7 live focus groups that will be held virtually. Feel free to share this email and link with people/groups you think might be interested. Thank you for your time and consideration. 

    Recruitment Video in ASL:

    Black Multilingual Researchers and Interpreters

  • Thursday, June 23, 2022 12:13 AM | Anonymous

    Jan Nishimura's Funeral Service Info:

    July 29, 2022 @ 11 am

    Floris United Methodist Church 

    13600 Frying Pan Road Herndon VA 20171

    Reception to follow

  • Wednesday, June 01, 2022 10:51 AM | Anonymous

    Center for the Assessment of Sign Language Interpretation. We're Hiring a testing manager. Submit your resume to Deadline June 6,2022

    The Center for the Assessment of Sign Language Interpretation is seeking to hire a Testing Manager to help oversee the testing process. For more details, please visit:

  • Sunday, May 22, 2022 4:56 PM | Anonymous


    The Abrams for Governor campaign announced a new position for a full time American Sign Language Interpreter. The position, one of the first on a political campaign in the nation, will aid the campaign in interpreting services for both in-person and virtual events.

    Location In or near Atlanta, Georgia

  • Tuesday, May 17, 2022 5:07 PM | Anonymous

    "Are you good at figuring out ethical dilemmas? We are seeking an Ethical Practices System Specialist.

    Please send your resume and cover letter to

    Apply today!"

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