Newsbriefs: June 15, 2021

By ATA | June 15, 2021

In This Issue: ATA Podcast: Advocacy and Inside Specialization, Back to Business Basics, Last Call for Comments, Webinar Doubleheader, Brainstorm Networking, AFTI Scholarships, The ATA Chronicle, and more.

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Newsbriefs: June 1, 2021

By ATA | June 1, 2021

In This Issue: Guide to Translation Career, Remote Interpreting Paper, Advocacy in Pennsylvania, ATA School Outreach, ATA 2021 Elections, Fake Check Scam, Free Members-Only Webinar, AFTI Scholarships, Webinar: Localization, Mid-Year Membership Rate, ITD Poster Competition, The ATA Chronicle, and more.

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Remote Interpreting Position Paper: Call for Comments

By ATA | May 17, 2021

The ATA Board of Directors has released a draft ATA Position Paper on Remote Interpreting. ATA members are invited and encouraged to read the…

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Newsbriefs: May 17, 2021

By ATA | May 17, 2021

In This Issue: ATA 2021 Elections, Webinar: Back Translation, Remote Interpreting, ATA Awards Deadline, Int’l Development Podcast, Accent Improvement, Workshop: Transcreation, B2BB: Style Set, Civil Rights Complaint, New Division Proposed, The ATA Chronicle, and more.

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Civil Rights Complaint Filed over Discriminatory Provision of COVID-19 Services to Persons with Limited English Proficiency

By ATA | May 11, 2021

The National Health Law Program (NHeLP) has filed a complaint with multiple U.S. federal agencies contending that federal, state, and local agencies have failed…

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5 Reasons to Join ATA in 2021

By ATA | May 8, 2021

Why should you join the American Translators Association in 2021? Listen to current ATA members tell you how ATA helps them CONNECT, ADVANCE, GROW,…

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Newsbriefs: May 4, 2021

By ATA | May 4, 2021

In This Issue: Podcast: Honors/Awards, ATA Joins Advocacy Effort, Workshop: Note-Taking, Board Mtg Summary, ATA Orientation Session, Nat’l Language Museum, Change in ATA61 Access, AFTI Conf Scholarships, Free ATA Member Webinar, The ATA Chronicle, and more.

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Virginia First State to Offer ASL Video Chats for COVID-19 Call Center

By ATA | May 3, 2021

Virginia has become the first state to provide real-time video chat access to its COVID-19 information call center for users of American Sign Language…

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ATA Joins Red-T in Advocating for Interpreters

By ATA | May 3, 2021

ATA has joined Red-T’s international language coalition and Amnesty International to request the urgent relocation of interpreters who assisted American forces in Afghanistan. In…

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Advocacy in Pennsylvania

By ATA | April 27, 2021

When their negotiations with the Administrative Office of the Pennsylvania Courts (AOPC) regarding the compensation schedule came to a halt, interpreters organized the Tri-State…

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Newsbriefs: April 20, 2021

By ATA | April 20, 2021

In This Issue: Inside Specialization, Next Board Meeting, Workshop: Note-Taking, AFTI Conference Scholarships, Webinar: Gender Perspectives, Webinar: Business Basics, Latest Issue of Translatio, Advocacy in Pennsylvania, ATA61 Virtual Conference, Advertise in Newsbriefs, The ATA Chronicle, and more.

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Upcoming CBS Sitcom The United States of Al Faces Backlash over Afghan Representation

By ATA | April 2, 2021

The trailer for the upcoming CBS sitcom The United States of Al is being criticized for the casting and portrayal of a U.S. military…

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