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IITA Webinar on Oct. 9th: Challenges to Proving Qualification for Languages of Limited Diffusion Interpreters

Challenges to Proving Qualification for Languages of Limited Diffusion Interpreters (presented in English)  Monday, Oct. 9th 5:30–6:30 pm (Central) Approved for 1 CEP from the ATA. Any language could be a language of limited diffusion (LLD).  For example, in Maine, Spanish is an LLD, which is a very different reality for much of the U.S. Whatever… READ MORE »

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$600 UMTIA Scholarship Opportunity for Two Students

Dear Members, . UMTIA awards two scholarships each semester to individuals pursuing a post-secondary education degree in translation or interpreting in Minnesota (note that we give preference to students of languages of lesser diffusion). The deadline for fall semester applications is October 15th. . For more information, visit our Scholarship page here. . Any questions can be directed to [email protected] . Thank… READ MORE »

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Scholarship Opportunity for Interpreters – Fall 2017

The Minnesota Department of Education has collaborated with the Program on Translation and Interpreting at the University of Minnesota to develop and offer 2 courses for interpreters working in special education programs for students with disabilities. The first course in the sequence is offered online and emphasizes content knowledge of special education as well as… READ MORE »

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Remote Interpreting: Feeling Our Way into the Future

New communications technologies make interpreting available where it wasn’t in the past. We have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to shape the way we will work remotely, because what’s going on is game changing and shaking our profession from top to bottom. Check out this enlightening article from the ATA Chronicle about the way remote interpreting is… READ MORE »

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Free CCHI Webinar for Interpreters of Any Language on 8/31/17

Space is limited to the first 500 attendees!  Keep in mind that in order to receive certificates of attendance, you must connect to the webinar via computer (VoIP) and not only via a phone, and participate in all activities as directed by the presenter at the time of the live webinar. The certificates and materials used during the webinar… READ MORE »

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