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Buddies Welcome Newbies: Starting #ATA63 Off on the Right Foot

Buddies Welcome Newbies: Starting #ATA63 Off on the Right Foot

By The Savvy Newcomer

Buddies Welcome Newbies: Starting #ATA63 Off on the Right Foot We’re so excited to welcome you to ATA63 in sunny…

ATA 63rd Annual Conference

ATA63 Conference Preview: Business Practices Education at ATA63

By Next Level

About a week from the time this post appears, the ATA 63rd Annual Conference will be in full swing. Like…

Ridiculous Generosity

By The ATA Chronicle

I’m so happy to announce that we’ll once again have a Dictionary Exchange at ATA’s 63rd Annual Conference in Los…

From the President-Elect: The Final Countdown!

By The ATA Chronicle

From the President-Elect Veronika Demichelis veronika@veronikademichelis.com The countdown is on for ATA63! In a few short weeks (or days, depending…

Advocacy & Outreach

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

ATA Call to Action: Language Access in Health Care

ATA Call to Action: Language Access in Health Care

By ATA | October 4, 2022

Last week, the ATA Advocacy Committee called on our members to tell the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) why proposed changes to Section 1557 of the Patient…

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ATA Advises California City Council on Language Access

ATA Advises California City Council on Language Access

By ATA | September 1, 2022

Following Santa Maria City Council’s decision against adding live interpreting services to its meetings, ATA reminded the mayor and council members in writing of federal and state laws requiring the…

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ATA Supports Interpreters Seeking Fair Pay in Nevada

ATA Supports Interpreters Seeking Fair Pay in Nevada

By ATA | August 16, 2022

ATA has written to Nevada’s Court Administration Office of the Eighth Judicial District Court in support of fair compensation for freelance interpreters working in Clark County courts. The county’s compensation…

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Certification Exam Schedule
Certification Exam: In-Person

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Translator vs. Interpreter: What's the difference?

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Industry News

Follow the latest developments and media coverage impacting translators, interpreters, their clients, and the language industry as a whole.

In Florida, Broward Schools Set Out to Correct Spanish Translation Mishap on Ballot

With voting already underway in Florida’s August 23 election, officials in a county where about one in four voters is…

Spokane City Council Votes Unanimously on Language Access Resolution

The City Council of Spokane, Washington, voted unanimously to adopt Resolution 2022-0071. The resolution creates a policy to establish a…

Setback for Quebec’s New Language Law as Judge Suspends Two Articles of Bill 96

A group of lawyers challenging Quebec’s new language law marked their first legal victory against the legislation, as a judge…

New Proposed Rule on Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act May Expand Language Access in U.S. Health Care

On August 4, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services published a proposed rule in the Federal Register related…

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