By Sandra Dejeux and Marco Hanson Houston Sandra Dejeux: For years, I had thought that court interpreter training to prepare for state and federal exams was essential, but not enough. We needed more. Texas was in dire need of a comprehensive course that went beyond the six-hour orientation … [Read More...]
2020-08-06. Taking the pulse of our members: All Intepreters Division members have received an email from ATA with a link to a short survey intended to measure the financial impact of this unprecedented situation on our interpreting careers. The survey will close on August 26, 2020.
2020-08-04. Get ready for ATA61! ATA’s 61st Annual Conference takes place October 21-24, 2020… wherever you are. ATA61 is going virtual! Whatever your role in the T&I Industry, ATA61 is the place where dedicated professionals come together to expand their knowledge and their network. Learn more: ata61.org
2020-07-30. The ATA Board of Directors will meet August 1-2 via Zoom. The Board welcomes any feedback from members. Send your comments to any Board member: https://atanet.org/governance/governance_board.php
2020-06-08. Dear Members, please take a moment to read ATA’ Statement on Racism and Inequality. As a Division of ATA, we condemn any form of discrimination and we strive to reach equality through fair and equitable language provision.
2020-04-09. ATA and six other organizations signed an ‘Open Letter on Ensuring Healthcare Interpreters Safety during the COVID-19 Pandemic’ put forth by the Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters.
2019-12-12. Read ATA position statement on California Assembly Bill 5: https://www.atanet.org/pressroom/statement_ATA_position_on_California_AB5.pdf