Mrs. Judith Waters

Mrs. Judith Waters

Adjunct Instructor of American Sign Language

Email: watersja@tntemple.edu

Education


  • B.S. Sign Language Interpreting, Tennessee Temple University

Academic Experience


  • Interpreter for Walker County Schools
    • 2006-Present
    • Taught workshops to Walker County Interpreters
    • Taught ASL to various students
  • R.A.D Instructor
    • 2007-Present

Teaching Specializations


  • American Sign Language
  • Self-Defense
  • Visual Arts

Ministry & Professional Experience


  • VRS Interpreter , 2010-Present
  • Community Interpreter, 2006-Present
  • Siena School for the Liberal Arts Summer Program, Siena, Italy- 2010
    • Studied Italian Sign Language & Italian Deaf Culture
  • Attended The Julliard’s “Interpreting for the Theater” summer program, New York, NY- 2008
  • Performed in Celsign, Nashville, TN- 2007 & 2008

Membership in Academic Organizations


  • R.I.D Certified Interpreter
  • R.A.D Certified Instructor

Denominational & Community Service


  • Sold Art for Missions Fundraiser- 2011
  • Sold Art for Local Ministry- 2009
  • Nursery Worker- 2005-2010
  • Painted Murals for Camp Joy- 2007 & 2008
  • Mission Trip to Ireland 2006
  • Mission Trip to Ireland 2002

Publications & Presentations


  • Created Workshop- “Mythbusters- Busting the Myths Associated with ASL”, Presented to North Georgia Interpreters- 2014