Schedule

May 2, 2019

10:00 am

TSD Service Workday

10:00 am
Give-back – Texas School for the Deaf

Service workday at the Texas School for the Deaf (TSD). We will assist TSD with various tasks and activities on campus.



May 3, 2019

7:00 pm

Community Event for TSD (at event hotel) (.2 CEU)

Ben Jarashow Live!

Prepare for a visual journey filled with humor, vivid imagery, and laughter as Ben shares stories that range from real-life experiences to stand-up comedy.

Presentation from TSD

This fundraising events kicks-off by sharing the power of community at TSD.

Check Presentation

Community members, attendees, companies, and StreetLeverage present TSD with their donations.



May 4, 2019

8:30 am

Main Session - Saturday (.35 CEU)

Cultivating the Emotionally Intelligent Sign Language Interpreter.
Leadership: Transforming Hearing Privilege in the Field of Sign Language Interpreting
Who Do Sign Language Interpreters Think They Are?
Authority: Why it Matters to Sign Language Interpreters


12:00 pm

Lunch (on your own)



1:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions A (.15 CEU)

Re:Education of a Sign Language Interpreter
Adaptive Leadership: Strategies for Transformation in the Field of Sign Language Interpreting
Understanding the Emotionally Intelligent Sign Language Interpreter
Is Hearing Privilege an Opportunity for Leadership in the Field of Sign Language Interpreting?


3:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions B (.15 CEU)

Re:Education of a Sign Language Interpreter
Adaptive Leadership: Strategies for Transformation in the Field of Sign Language Interpreting
Understanding the Emotionally Intelligent Sign Language Interpreter
Is Hearing Privilege an Opportunity for Leadership in the Field of Sign Language Interpreting?


7:00 pm

ChangeMaker (.2 CEU)

7:00 pm
National Treasure Presentation

Recognition of a trailblazer, pioneer, and independent thinker who has looked at the current practices of their time and identified gaps in both the art and practice of sign language interpreting and worked to create change. 



May 5, 2019

8:30 am

Main Session - Sunday (.35 CEU)

Lacking Melanin: A Cause for Concern for the Sign Language Interpreting Profession
Sign Language Interpreting: Allophilia, Allyship, and Deaf Heart
Sign Language Interpreters: The Importance of Strategic Community Allyship
Interpreting and Intercultural Communication: It’s All About Timing


12:00 pm

Lunch (on your own)



1:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions C (.15 CEU)

White Fragility: The Implications on Black Folk in the Sign Language Interpreting Profession
Strategic Allyship: A Model of Success for Sign Language Interpreters
Allophilia & Allyship: The Roles Played by Sign Language Interpreters
Rituals of Interaction: Leveraging Equality through Sign Language Interpreting


3:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions D (.15 CEU)

White Fragility: The Implications on Black Folk in the Sign Language Interpreting Profession
Strategic Allyship: A Model of Success for Sign Language Interpreters
Allophilia & Allyship: The Roles Played by Sign Language Interpreters
Rituals of Interaction: Leveraging Equality through Sign Language Interpreting


5:15 pm

The Takeaway (.05 CEU)

Brandon Arthur & Jean Miller

A review and synthesis of the powerful ideas examined and insight shared throughout the weekend.



Join Us!

Full weekend registration – $294.00

StreetLeverage - Live is an event for forward-thinking sign language interpreters seeking to examine conventional practices in order to remain focused on the humanity of the people they encountered through their work.

Past LIVE Presentations

Event Hotel - Austin Marriott North

2600 La Frontera Blvd, Round Rock, TX 78681

$125 per night | Free parking​

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