German Language Division Members Meeting on Dec. 6 at 5:00 pm CET

Dear GLD Members, As you know, there has been a recent change in division leadership. The GLD is also welcoming several new volunteers on the Leadership Council. We would like to introduce ourselves and our new LC members and share our ideas for events and […]

GLD Networking Dinner

Better late than never: In case you missed it on our social media, here are some pics from our GLD Networking Dinner at ATA63. It was a fun evening with delicious food, a rousing game of jeopardy (a big thanks to Marion Rhodes!), in which […]

Southeastern Pennsylvania Stammtisch

Making German-English/English-German connections: GLD Administrator Carlie Sitzman, Assistant Administrator Karen Leube and members Petra Rieker and Matthew Bunczk met for a Southeastern Pennsylvania German Language Division Stammtisch in Downingtown, Pennsylvania.

GLD Annual Meeting today

Join the GLD Annual Meeting this Monday, October 3 at 11am. Click on the link below to sign in:

interaktiv 2-2022 cover with the Evolution of Language

New interaktiv issue available

The 02/2022 issue of the German Language Division’s biannual newsletter—interaktiv—is now available for your reading pleasure. (Find past issues here.) The theme of this issue is The Evolution of Language. Download your copy today to find: Feature articles exploring current hot topics in the German language […]

An interview with Lisa Rüth, the GLD’s Distinguished Speaker at ATA63

Themen angehen, für die man brennt Lisa Rüth im Gespräch mit Petra Rieker Lisa Rüth beschäftigt sich schon seit über 15 Jahren mit der englischen und spanischen Sprache. Spezialisiert hat sich Lisa Rüth auf Übersetzungen aus dem Finanzbereich. Seit 2012 ist sie Finanzübersetzerin bei der […]

ATA63: Join us for the GLD networking event in Los Angeles

We invite you to indulge in an exquisite selection of vegetarian and meat-based dishes at the 10e Restaurant in the Fine Arts building of Downtown LA on October 14, 2022 at 7:30 pm. The GLD has a private room reserved, so members can network to […]

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GLD Annual Meeting

This year’s German Language Division Annual Meeting will take place online on October 3 at 11:00 am EDT. Please mark your calendars. Members will receive an email from Headquarters with the meeting link. Best wishes, Karen Karen Leube Assistant Administrator, German Language Division Photo by […]

GLD Zoom Social

RSVP for the GLD Zoom Social for Kaffee und Kuchen We hope you’re hungry…for some Kaffee, Kuchen, and good conversation! Join us via Zoom on June 24 at 10:00 PDT/ 1:00 EDT / 21.00 Uhr, and bring your own beverage and snack of choice. To […]

The GLD welcomes a new proofreading pool coordinator

Heike Holthaus is our new proofreading pool coordinator. Welcome, Heike! If you are interested in joining the proofreading pool, you can contact her at Read more about Heike here: Heike Holthaus is a freelance translator specializing in patents and technical texts and a speaker […]

Newsletter: 25th Anniversary of the GLD

The —interaktiv—is now online. (Find past issues here.) The theme of this issue is the 25th Anniversary of the GLD. We hope you enjoy journeying into the past and seeing how far the GLD has come since its founding days. Here’s a glimpse of what’s inside: […]

Indian food and Jeopardy! at the GLD dinner

The GLD dinner Thursday was a rousing success at Dancing Ganesha. A huge thanks to David Coats and Karen Leube for organizing it, and Marion Rhodes for the extremely entertaining game of Jeopardy! First-time conference attendee Ina Vogel was the winner, with Karen Leube taking […]

ATA 62: How to get to the conference hotel and more

Find information below on how to get to the conference hotel and how to get around the area, along with highlights of the Twin Cities to enjoy during your stay.  A huge thank-you to David Coats for putting this information together! Getting to and from […]

2nd Digital Events Coordinator Needed/Social Media Position Filled

The GLD is looking for a 2nd Digital Events Coordinator to work with Elani Wales. If you are interested, please contact Elani at The position of Social Media Coordinator has been filled by Ilona Friedman, who has been busy posting away since she took […]

GLD Newsletter – the 02/2021 issue is out!

The 02/2021 issue of the German Language Division’s biannual newsletter—interaktiv—is now online. (Find past issues here.) The theme of this issue is T&I Tales: GLD Members Reveal Their Most Memorable Assignments. Find out what interesting projects your colleagues have worked on, what’s new with the […]

2021 ATA German Language Division Conference Survey

To help plan for division events during ATA62, GLD is conducting a survey. If you have a few minutes, please take the survey here: The survey closes August 31, 2021. Questions? Contact GLD Administrator Carlie Sitzman, Thank you for your help!

Register for the GLD Digital Social III

GLD Digital Social III Breakout room theme: TRAVEL Would you like to get to know your colleagues in the German Language Division a little better? We have just the thing! Our new digital socials are a time to catch up with old friends and make […]

GLD newsletter: The 01/2021 issue is out!

The 01/2021 issue of the German Language Division’s biannual newsletter—interaktiv—is now online. (Find past issues here.) Our theme this issue is Quo Vadis, T&I, as we explore the changes our profession is undergoing. Here’s a glimpse of what’s inside: An update from our new GLD Administrator, […]