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The National Association of the Deaf (NAD) is looking for YOU to present at the #NAD2014 Conference in Atlanta, Georgia! Watch the video to learn more.
Video description and transcript:
Video begins with white gradient background and NAD logo in red and blue colors, after a few seconds the NAD logo changes to peach and green. Video then transitions to a green background with a still outline drawing of a person's torso in three individual boxes. Video zooms to the first box on the left, then that torso signs "LANGUAGE." Video then pans to the right, for the next box, the torso signs "COMMUNITY." Video then pans to the last box on the right, the torso signs "ACTIVISM." Video zooms out to show three boxes again, then zooms out to the NAD logo in green and peach before transitioning to the NAD logo in red and blue.
Video dissolves to white.
Video fades to white to Jenny Buechner, NAD Board member for Region II. Jenny stands in a hallway and faces the camera.
[White text appears on screen "Jenny Buechner, Region II, NAD Board Member].
JENNY: Hi! The National Association of the Deaf (NAD) is looking for who are experts in different fields to come present at the 2014 NAD Conference. Presenters can train, share, and inspire our community members of various topics to improve the deaf and hard of hearing community moving forward. At the Conference, there are seven different presentation topics available.
[White text appears on screen listing each topic as she brings it up.]
First topic is Advancing ASL: Linguistics and Aesthetics.
Second, Bilingualism and Education.
Third, Civil Rights and Legal Advocacy.
Fourth, Employment and Entrepreneurship.
Fifth, Inclusion and Intersectionality.
Sixth, State and Local Level Advocacy related to legislative or education.
Seventh, Technology — Accessibility and Usability.
Of course, we also accept proposals in another topic that is not listed. So if you know someone who is an expert in one of these topics, encourage them to apply and present at our Conference! The deadline to apply is January 31, 2014 [White text appears on screen "January 31"]. After submitting, the Conference Committee will review all proposals. If selected, the presenter will get $100 off their registration! [White text appears on screen "Save $100!"] Again, if you know someone who is very knowledgeable in a topic, please encourage her or him to join the NAD Conference in Atlanta, Georgia!
[White text appears on screen "www.nad.org/2014presenters"]
Video fades to the same NAD logo in green and peach before transitioning to the NAD logo in red and blue. Black text below the logo appears, "A production of The National Association of the Deaf (copyright) 2013 All rights reserved."