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E102: ATA’s Honors and Awards Program

May 22, 2024

Learn about ATA’s honors and awards as ATA Podcast co-host Andie Ho talks to Beth Smith, chair of ATA’s Honors & Awards Committee and winner of the 2020 Rising Star Award.

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ATA 63rd Annual Conference

E76: ATA’s 63rd Annual Conference Preview

September 8, 2022

Over 160 educational sessions, 15 Advanced Skills and Training Day (AST) courses, 30 subject- and language-specific tracks, industry leaders from around the world, and 1,500 translators, interpreters, students, educators, project managers, and language company owners—what more can you say about ATA’s 63rd Annual Conference?

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Interpreting for Spiritual Care in Healthcare Settings

E75: Inside Specialization – Interpreting for Spiritual Care in Health Care Settings

July 18, 2022

Join podcast hosts Tatiana Cestari and Anne Connor as they discuss this overlooked specialty of interpreting.

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E74: The ATA Certification Exam On Demand

June 1, 2022

The ATA certification exam is now available online and on demand, and this episode of the ATA Podcast will tell you all about it.

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Inside Specialization Legal Translation

E73: Inside Specialization – Legal Translation

May 3, 2022

Hear about the role passion plays in the decision to become a legal translator and learn the key to becoming one of the best.

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International Trade Translation

E72: Inside Specialization – International Trade Translation

February 1, 2022

It’s the knowledge beyond the words on the page that will take you places in the specialization of International Trade Translation.

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Audiovisual Translation

E71: Inside Specialization – Audiovisual Translation

December 30, 2021

Get the insight and advice you need to specialize in audiovisual translation.

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transcreation in video game localization

E69: Inside Specialization – Video Game Localization

December 30, 2021

Find out how to gain enough experience to break into the world of video game localization.

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E70: American Foundation for Translation and Interpretation

December 16, 2021

Learn about AFTI’s beginnings, its current-day focus on student scholarships and T&I awards, and how your donation can make a difference.

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Medical Interpreting

E68: Inside Specialization – Medical Interpreting

November 2, 2021

Learn about the skills, training, and commitment needed to work in the very personally rewarding field of medical interpreting.

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Diplomatic Translation

E67: Inside Specialization – Diplomatic Translation

October 19, 2021

Don’t miss an insider’s view of the truly unique specialty of Diplomatic Translation in Episode 67 of The ATA Podcast.

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ATA Elections

E66: Meet the Candidates in ATA’s 2021 Elections

September 30, 2021

The slate is set, the candidates are ready, and the opportunity to learn more about who’s running for the Board is right here in front of you!

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Translating Sustainability

E65: Inside Specialization – Translating Sustainability

September 16, 2021

Discover what jobs are available in the sustainability and waste management market in Episode 65 of The ATA Podcast.

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