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Advice for Digital Immigrants: Video Messaging

by Doug Bowen-Bailey CIT Webmaster English Version I recently had the chance to work with a young man who I interpreted for in Kindergarten and now is a successful young actor. Among other things, he was excited to talk about Glide, a new app that is taking off in the Deaf community.  Many of you, […]

Secretary’s Report – April 2015

Jessica Bentley-Sassamann CIT Secretary [av_toggle_container initial=’0′ mode=’accordion’ sort=” av_uid=’av-4ey5m5′] [av_toggle title=’English Version of Report’ tags=” av_uid=’av-34guf1′] Hello! I am Jessica Bentley-Sassamann, the secretary for the CIT Board. My duties since January have been to take the minutes of our board meetings. The approved minutes from December, January and February are now on our web […]

President’s Report- April 2015

by Leslie Greer President [av_toggle_container initial=’0′ mode=’accordion’ sort=” av_uid=’av-3xanin’] [av_toggle title=’English Version of Report’ tags=” av_uid=’av-1ylffj’] Hello, and happy Spring! I am so excited for the lovely flowers blossoming about and the trees beginning to bloom! I will be flying to Boston for StreetLeverage Live 2015 to represent CIT, as well as present on […]

Publications & Research Report – April 2015

by Kimberly Hale Director of Publications and Research [av_toggle_container initial=’0′ mode=’accordion’ sort=” av_uid=’av-45cnbv’] [av_toggle title=’English Version of Report’ tags=” av_uid=’av-2kmw8r’] Hello! It’s great to see all of you! Looking back on our last conference, I truly enjoyed my time spent there, and I hope you did as well. Today I want to talk with […]

Public Relations & Outreach Report – April 2015

by Jeremy Rogers Director of Public Relations & Outreach [av_toggle_container initial=’0′ mode=’accordion’ sort=” av_uid=’av-4eiibt’] [av_toggle title=’English Version of Report’ tags=” av_uid=’av-2x9a9l’] Hello, my name is Jeremy Rogers and I am the Director of Public Relations and Outreach for CIT. Right now is a very exciting time as there are several upcoming conferences in the […]

Treasurer Report – April 2015

by Patty Lessard CIT Treasurer This post contains an ASL report, along with an English version of it.  Additionally, there is a balance statement.  To access the English report and the balance statement, click on the tabs below the video and the information will open. [av_toggle_container initial=’0′ mode=’accordion’ sort=” av_uid=’av-27kvl’] [av_toggle title=’English Version of […]

What is the real value of interpreting?

by Stephanie Jo Kent A few years ago, a talk I gave at the 2013 Interpret America Summit captured some attention. In his summary of the Summit (July 1, 2013), Doug Bowen-Bailey mentioned: “CIT member Stephanie Jo Kent was part of an Interpret-ED Talks series in which she shared her thoughts on the Real Value of […]

Opportunities through VRSII

Is Your IEP Taking Advantage of These Opportunities? The VRS Interpreting Institute (VRSII) provides innovative educational experiences that empower interpreter educators and interpreters to achieve professional excellence. Read more below about upcoming opportunities at the VRSII. To see all educational offerings, visit May 15 – 17 Educator Empowerment Series class “Instructional Design for Interpreter […]

Call for Papers: Translation & Interpreting Studies

Translation and Interpreting Studies Special Issue Signed Language Interpreting and Translation CALL FOR PAPERS Guest Editors Laurie Swabey, St. Catherine University Brenda Nicodemus, Gallaudet University Translation and Interpreting Studies (John Benjamins) invites proposals for a special thematic issue on signed language interpretation and translation to be published in April of 2018. The editors aim to […]