ATA Newsbriefs is a twice-monthly e-newsletter

Newsbriefs: May 3, 2022

By ATA | May 3, 2022

ATA members keep current with this twice-monthly e-newsletter, providing media coverage relating to their profession from around the world.

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ATA Newsbriefs is a twice-monthly e-newsletter

Newsbriefs: April 19, 2022

By ATA | April 19, 2022

In This Issue: ATA Advocacy in Oregon, Assisting Ukrainians, Webinar: Genealogy, Webinar: Certification, School Outreach Contest, Webinar: Work Posture, B2BB: Query Sheets, Webinar: Contracts, New Certification Exam, ATA TEKTalks: Smartcat, Workshop: Voice Talent, FIT Congress, The ATA Chronicle, and more.

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ATA comments on Oregon HB 2359

ATA Comments on Oregon’s HB 2359

By ATA | April 18, 2022

ATA has written the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) to urge the agency to address access for individuals speaking languages of lesser diffusion as it…

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White House Hires Full-Time ASL Interpreters for First Time

By ATA | April 7, 2022

For the first time in history, the White House has full-time American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters who help bring the president’s message to everyone…

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Veterans Who Rescued Afghan Interpreters Help Canadian Forces Interpreters Evacuate from Ukraine

By ATA | April 7, 2022

Years after leaving the front lines, two Canadian veterans are tackling the horrors of war again as they help Ukrainians, including interpreters who worked…

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ATA Newsbriefs is a twice-monthly e-newsletter

Newsbriefs: March 31, 2022

By ATA | March 31, 2022

In This Issue: ATA 63rd Annual Conference, Last Call! Mentoring, Webinar: memoQ, Member Orientation, Board Meeting, B2BB: Translation Tests, Virtual Networking, Webinar: Geneaology, Member Free Webinar, The ATA Chronicle, and more.

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ATA Newsbriefs is a twice-monthly e-newsletter

Newsbriefs: March 15, 2022

By ATA | March 15, 2022

In This Issue: Vicarious Trauma for T&I, ATA Mentoring Deadline, Webinar: Emoji, Webinar: PM Skill Set, Member Orientation, Board Mtg Summary, Member Free Webinar, Webinar: Cultural Diff, B2BB: Translation Tests, ALC on the Hill, Virtual Networking, Workshop: Spanish Sharp, The ATA Chronicle, and more.

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ATA Statement Supporting Interpreters and Translators Impacted by Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

ATA Statement Supporting Interpreters and Translators Impacted by Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

By ATA | March 2, 2022

ATA unequivocally condemns the Russian Federation’s military invasion of and assault on Ukraine. We want to express our solidarity with and support for our…

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ATA Newsbriefs is a twice-monthly e-newsletter

Newsbriefs: February 28, 2022

By ATA | February 28, 2022

In This Issue: Serving Members in 2021, Last Call ATA63, ATA63 Call for Speakers, ATA Elections Deadline, Break into Interpreting, ATA Mastermind Deadline, Emoji, Emoticons, Stickers, School Outreach Contest, Project Managers Webinar, The ATA Chronicle, and more.

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New Manitoba Programs Aim to Increase Number of Indigenous Speakers/Language Services

By ATA | February 17, 2022

The provincial government of Manitoba, Canada, announced that it is partnering with the nonprofit Indigenous Languages of Manitoba, Inc. and providing $300,000 for the…

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Mayo Clinic Health System Interpreters Bridge Language Barriers

By ATA | February 17, 2022

Staff interpreters at Mayo Clinic Health System-Franciscan Healthcare in La Crosse, Wisconsin, work to make sure that every patient—no matter their language—understands how to…

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Squid Game Controversy Highlights Poor Working Conditions of Subtitlers

By ATA | February 17, 2022

The wildly popular Netflix series Squid Game drew criticism for its poorly translated English subtitles. But the real issue is the dismal pay and…

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