The first 2018 issue of interaktiv is now online. (Find past issues here.) This issue – which I believe is our biggest to date – is chock-full of stories written by your colleagues: No fewer than 12 pieces complement our regular columns. From an entertaining […]
GLD members gathered in the homeland’s capital for their 5th annual workshop to network, talk shop, and explore the city. After wandering about in the southern half of the country—from Mainz (twice) to Munich to Karlsruhe—it was time to head north. Berlin was the obvious […]
ATA’s 58th Annual Conference in Washington, DC, is right around the corner. If you’re going, you’re very likely to see some familiar names in the program. Plenty of our GLD colleagues will be sporting the “Speaker” ribbon on their name badges. Here’s a rundown of […]
Dear Readers, The Summer 2017 edition of interaktiv is now online. (Find past issues here.) In this jam-packed issue, we get you primed for ATA’s 58th Annual Conference, announce GLD’s annual networking event, tell you about an all-new BDÜ event, remember two wonderful women, feature some “quirky” translators and […]
Dear Readers, The Winter 2016 edition of interaktiv is now (finally!) available for download. Click here to download your own personal copy. (Find past issues here.) As the world has watched—you might say with shock and awe—a drama c changing of the guard in Washington, another one has taken place, albeit much […]
This year’s 4th annual GLD Workshop in Germany, held in Karlsruhe on February 11, was in a category of its own. The fourth annual GLD workshop was actually the sixth gathering of GLD members in Europe in so many years. After ATA52 in Boston, Karen […]
Have you ever wondered just why we have a German Language Division? Isn’t it enough, after all, to be a member of ATA, an association offering a professional home to both translators and interpreters alike? For some of us, attending the annual conferences gives us […]
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Dear Readers, The Summer 2016 edition of interaktiv – the “Did You Know” issue – is now available for download. Click here to download your own personal copy. (Find past issues here.) Did you know that ATA membership has something in common with Microsoft Office? It comes with many more features than […]
Book your room at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco now for a chance to win a free night’s stay! Lock in your reservation at the discount rate. Rooms at this special rate are limited, and the deal ends as soon as the room block is […]
As a new ATA member in 2015, I received my first edition of The Chronicle and was intrigued by the article about Jenny Stillo, the winner of the 2013–2014 School Outreach Contest. At the time, I was in my sixth year working for […]
The ATA Board of Directors has approved a new antitrust policy to ensure the Association’s compliance with federal laws. What might seem like just another policy to some members is actually a very important document to all members. To read the policy and the accompanying […]
GLD members in Europe are gathering for a workshop in Munich on March 5, 2016 at the BDÜ Bavaria Headquarters. The morning session will include GLD news and a recap of the ATA 56th Annual Conference in Miami followed by a number of ATA topics such […]
Dear Readers, The Winter 2016 edition of interaktiv is now available for download. Click here to download your own personal copy. (Find past issues here.) In this issue… Editorial A Word from the Administrator Minutes of the 2015 Annual Meeting Jahresbericht von Gerhard Preisser, GLD List Owner (Translation) Notes from the Homeland […]
In case you missed the news, the ATA has a podcast — the ATA Podcast — hosted by yours truly. Listen in on Episode 2 as ATA President David Rumsey and President-Elect Corinne McKay look back at ATA’s 56th Annual Conference, look ahead to ATA’s […]
Do you know of a non-profit translation or interpreting organization with an upcoming event? Get it listed in the GLD event calendar! Just send an email to me at matt(at)boldertranslations.com with the event name, organizing group, location, and website information. Thanks! Matt Baird Editor interaktiv […]
This year ATA joins the celebration with the release of the association’s first podcast: An Interview with President Caitilin Walsh and President-Elect David Rumsey about what’s in store for ATA members at the ATA 56th Annual Conference in Miami.
Browse through the latest additions to the GLD library, meet the GLD members who published these translations and click through to learn more about their publications. Please note that the translators presented here answered a call put out on the GLD list and do not […]
Anyone working in an industry dominated by freelancers can attest to the unnerving feeling you’re left with in the absence of a work contract, the kind with an employer, benefits and a retirement plan. The first few years I worked as a German to […]
Enjoy an evening mingling with your colleagues of the German Language Division while sampling a Pan-Latin array of tapas catered by Toro Toro. Thursday, November 5, 2015 7:00pm-9:00pm Click here for more information.
Dear Readers, The Summer 2015 edition of interaktiv is now available for download from the GLD website. Click here to download your own personal copy. (Find past issues here.) In the last issue of interaktiv – Winter 2015 – we served up two takes on work […]
Come to Miami and celebrate the 10th anniversary of ATA’s School Outreach Contest! Just think, you could be this year’s winner! But first you have to submit an entry. That’s easy to do. Click the Learn More below to find out how. And don’t forget–the […]
No more waiting by the mailbox! Your ATA membership card is now digital and available for your download in the MembersOnly area of the ATA website. Just login and click the Membership Card tab. Click here to learn more.
Dear GLD Members, The Winter 2015 edition of interaktiv is now available for download from the GLD website. Click here to download your own personal copy. (Find past issues here.) How many of us dream of taking full advantage of our freelancer freedom, trotting around the globe while […]
Presentation proposals are now being accepted for ATA’s 56th Annual Conference in Miami, Florida (November 4-7, 2015). Deadline is March 2, 2015. Find out more about How to Submit a Presentation Proposal for 2015 here. And watch ATA Board Member Corinne McKay’s very helpful (and FREE!) webinar on […]