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E94: How ATA Can Benefit Your Career

September 29, 2023

In this special episode for ITD 2023, listen to find out how professional associations can have a significant impact on early career success.

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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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ata62 annual conference

E64: ATA’s 62nd Annual Conference

August 31, 2021

Find out about the educational sessions, networking opportunities, precautions being taken to keep attendees safe, and more. Don’t miss this sneak peek at ATA’s flagship event!

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E63: Inside Specialization – Conference Interpreting

August 16, 2021

Here’s your chance to find out what it’s really like to work as a conference interpreter in Episode 63 of The ATA Podcast.

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E62: From the Classroom to the Real World

August 2, 2021

Listen to ATA members to discover how well their T&I courses prepared them for their careers and what they wish they had known before they graduated.

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E61: Inside Specialization – Technical Translator

July 15, 2021

In this episode, find out what it’s like to work as a highly specialized technical translator in a hard science.

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E60: The ATA Halftime Show

July 1, 2021

It’s the annual Halftime Show where President Ted Wozniak and President-Elect Madalena Sánchez Zampaulo tell ATA Podcast Host Matt Baird what ATA has been doing in the first six months of 2021 and where it’s going in the last six months of the year.

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E59: Inside Specialization – Educational Interpreting and Translation

June 15, 2021

In this episode, find out about the field of educational interpreting and translation, and the satisfaction that comes from making a difference in people’s lives.

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E58: ATA Advocacy

June 15, 2021

In episode 58 of The ATA Podcast, Advocacy Committee Chair Lorena Ortiz Schneider talks with Host Matt Baird about ATA’s efforts to educate the public about translators and interpreters, and how you can help make a difference.

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