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Schools may be closed, but ATA’s School Outreach Program is going strong! Get tips for presenting virtually.

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Researchers Claim that AI-Translated Text Are Less “Lexically” Rich than Human Translations

In a new study, researchers from Tilburg University in the Netherlands and the University of Maryland attempt to quantify the…

Studies from Japan Find Singing in Some Languages Could Spread COVID-19 More Easily than Others

Does singing in different languages create more potentially infectious droplets and aerosols? Researchers in Japan say the answer is yes.…

Revamped White House Website Aims for Inclusivity and Accessibility

Shortly after President Joe Biden took office, sharp-eyed internet users noticed several major changes relating to the inclusivity and accessibility…

Rutgers University Translation Program Aids Newark’s COVID-19 Contact Tracing Efforts

Faculty, students, and alumni of the School of Arts and Sciences-Newark (SASN) at Rutgers University in Newark, New Jersey, have…

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ATA supports the issues affecting translators and interpreters and actively promotes the value of their services.

ATA Requests the CDC to Explicitly List Interpreters

By ATA | January 22, 2021

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reviewed ATA’s December 17 request to include medical interpreters and other onsite interpreters as essential workers eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccinations in…

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ATA Petitions CDC to Include Interpreters

By ATA | December 22, 2020

Following the release of the U.S. COVID-19 Vaccination Program recommendations, ATA petitioned the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to explicitly include on-site medical interpreters among the listed examples of…

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Language for the Good of All: ATA Members Make a Difference in the National Language Service Corps

By The ATA Chronicle | November 20, 2020

Volunteers for the National Language Service Corps (NLSC), a U.S. Department of Defense program authorized by Congress, provide linguistic expertise and cultural competencies across the entire federal government. Learn what three ATA members have to say about their experiences working with NLSC and why you should consider signing up.

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