President’s Report – July 2017

[av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=” admin_preview_bg=”] by Leslie Greer President [/av_textblock] [av_toggle_container initial=’0′ mode=’accordion’ sort=”] [av_toggle title=’English Translation’ tags=”] English Translation by Doug Bowen-Bailey and Leslie Greer Greetings, CIT members. I have two things to share with you. The first is that the Director of Technology, Jimmy Beldon, resigned from the board due to commitments […]

Survey on CIT Name Change

This survey is intended to poll the CIT members for their suggestions on what to name our organization. Please take a few minutes to tell us your thoughts. Rationale: This has been a long-discussed issue that the name of the Conference of Interpreter Trainers be changed to something more reflective of our membership and professional […]

When Tech Meets Hearing Privilege

[av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” admin_preview_bg=”] for Digital Immigrants by Doug Bowen-Bailey CIT Webmaster [/av_textblock] [av_toggle_container initial=’0′ mode=’accordion’ sort=”] [av_toggle title=’English Version’ tags=”] English Version A little over a decade ago, I bought a T-shirt from a local activist who I had the honor of working with on issues of racial justice. […]

2017 SVRS Excellence and Innovation in Interpreter Education Award

Who Will Win the Award? Entrants for the 2017-2018 SVRS Award of Excellence are now being judged. Is your IEP being considered? In addition to receiving a grant and credit for materials, the award winner receives transportation to the CIT conference and is honored at the Innovator’s Showcase at the VRSII, in Salt Lake City. […]

DBI: Please Help by Taking Our New Survey

July 2017 You are invited to participate in a survey conducted by the DeafBlind Interpreting National Training and Resource Center (DBI). The results of this survey will assist in determining the number of interpreters who are working with DeafBlind individuals in various capacities. This information is not currently available as there is no certification or […]

IJIE Volume 9(1) Available

Volume 9(1) Table of Contents Editorial Creating Connections Between Inquiry and Education Ineke Crezee and George Major Research Articles ‘Look-at-me’ Versus ‘Look-at-this’: Signed Language Interpreters’ Perceptions of Promotion on Facebook Brett Best Using Propositional Analysis to Assess Interpreting Quality Yan Lydia Ding “That is not the question I put to you Officer”: An Analysis of […]

Job Posting: North Central University

Job Title: Open Rank Department: College of Arts and Sciences Institution: North Central University Application Deadline: July 15 or until the position is filled Position Start Date: August 2017 Job categories: Instructional Specialist, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor Job Description: North Central University is a Christ-centered, Bible-based, Pentecostal school with a commitment to academic excellence […]