News

View the latest information from the VRSII, including announcements, press releases, newsletters and upcoming events. Check back often to learn about all of the exciting happenings at the VRSII.

Announcements

Congratulations to interns of the eighth School-to-Work Program cohort who graduated on Aug. 28, 2014. The VRSII faculty and administration wish all program interns immeasurable future success. Members of the summer 2014 graduating class are:

Graduate Interpreting Education Program
Elizabeth         University of North Carolina Greensboro
Parker Austin Community College
Ana California State University Northridge
Dionne Gallaudet University
Katie Douglas College
Kristy Utah Valley University
Klaryne Salt Lake Community College
Rebekah University of North Carolina Greensboro
Juliana Community College of Baltimore
Jennifer University of North Carolina Greensboro
Kelly Portland Community College
Cheryl Western Oregon University

Visit Us at the CIT Conference in October!

The VRSII is the top sponsor for the Conference of Interpreter Trainers (CIT) conference to be held in Portland, Ore., Oct. 29 through Nov. 1, 2014.

Visit us at the VRSII booth to meet VRSII faculty and learn more about VRSII programs for educators including the Educator Empowerment Series, the annual Interpreter Educators Symposium and the master’s program in ASL/English interpreting with emphasis in interpreting pedagogy.

We look forward to seeing you there!




Press Releases

Sept. 2, 2014

VRSII Eighth School-to-Work Program Cohort Graduates

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Sept. 1, 2014

The VRSII Welcomes New Faculty Member Teddi von Pingel

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Feb. 8, 2012

Twelve National Applicants Chosen for the VRSII School-to-Work Program

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Sept. 2, 2011

ASL Interpreter Training Institute School-to-Work Program Graduates 2011 Class

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In the News

UNCC Grad Chosen for Sign Language Interpreter Program

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Orem Student Training In Prestigious Sign Language Program

It's like speaking a different language, even if it is unspoken. Kristy Mathisen, an Orem resident and UVU graduate, is one of only 12 in the United States to be accepted to the Video Relay Service Interpreting Institute's 2014 summer session.

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MVHS Graduate To Attend Prestigious Interpreting Program

Klaryne Quirarte's grateful she's been accepted to a program that will have such a positive impact on her career.

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Otego Woman Chosen To Study Sign Language

Studying at the VRS Interpreting Institute is "a blessing" and an "honor," Spring said from Salt Lake City on Tuesday.

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Course Completion a Sign of Accomplishment

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Connecting People Through Sign Language

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Pasadena: Local woman graduates from prestigious sign language institute

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Portland Community College Recognizes its IEP Graduates Accepted to the VRSII School-to-Work Program

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