Rauch Interpreting Services Learning Opportunities


Professional Development / Learning Opportunities

Rauch Interpreting Services Workshops

Summer Community Sign Language Class
This 8-week course began Thursday, June 1st from 6-8 p.m and was held every Thursday through July 20th and will be held again in June/July 2018.. The class cost $50. All materials will be provided by the instructors. The class will cover, finger spelling, vocabulary, ASL grammar, Deaf Culture and history. The instructors are: Dave Calvert and Debbie McQuiggan.

Unless otherwise noted, workshops are held at Rauch Interpreting Services, 215 E. Spring St., New Albany, IN. Contact Karen Newlin at 812-542-3080 or knewlin@rauchinc.org to reserve a seat.


Rauch Interpreting Services can provide the following workshops at our facility or yours. To schedule, contact Dave Calvert at (812) 542-3076 (Voice), (812) 269-2375 (Video Phone), or dcalvert@rauchinc.org.

  1. "A Lesson in Cultural Anthropology: Becoming a more Culturally Sensitive Interpreter"
  2. "Black Sheep" - Educational Interpreting
  3. "EI Ethics: Knowing the ABCs about the CPC" - Educational Interpreting Ethics
  4. "Getting Ready for Opening Night" - Interpreting a Play
  5. "A Note to Self" - Interpreting Music
  6. "Linguistics 001" - Language Development
  7. "Signs and Wonders" - Religious  Interpreting
  8. "2 Become 1" - Team Interpreting
  9. "It's Time to Speak Out" - Voicing Workshop
  10. "What Do Deaf Children Need?" - Educational Interpreting
  11. "Why Do I Need A Mentor?" - Professional Development
  12. "It's a Big World Out There" - Business Ethics
  13. "Ethics for the Contract Interpreter" - Ethics
  14. "Medical Interpreting... The Rauch Way" - Medical