Love in the Time of COVID: Maintaining and Growing Your Skills from the Comfort of Your Own Home

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Presented By: Dale Boam J.D.
Date: Saturday, October 12, 2021
Time: 1pm-4pm MST/3pm-6pm EST
RID CEUs: 0.3 PS
Presentation Language: English

Workshop Description:


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Presenter Bio:

Dale is currently a full-time attorney in disability rights law. Previous to that, he was a tenured Associate Professor of Deaf Studies at Utah Valley University.  Dale presents nationally on both interpreter education and legal advocacy and is the author of many papers on interpreting and the rights of people who are Deaf including: The Physics of Processing Time; Cohesion and Orphans in Interpretation; Legal Rights of Individuals with Disabilities: Law, Deafness and Personhood; Vote: The Power is in Your Hands; Making the ADA Effective for the Deaf Community; and Serving the Client Who is Deaf

Dale also works with arts organizations including the National Theatre of the Deaf, The Utah Opera Company, The Sundance Institute, The Wang Center for the Performing Arts, The Fulton Opera House and many other companies.

Dale grew up in Taylorsville, Utah, but has lived in Indianapolis, New York, Chicago and Boston.  Dale is nationally certified as an ASL interpreter and is licensed to practice law in both Utah and Massachusetts.  Dale was on the board of the 2007 Deaflympic Games and the organizing board for Deaf Studies, Today!, He is heavily involved with Deaf technology projects including and the Deaf World Library.


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