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E57: Inside Specialization-International Development
In the second Inside Specialization podcast, Host Veronika Demichelis interviews ATA Past President Corinne McKay and current ATA Director Meghan Konkol about translating in the international development market.
E56: ATA Honors and Awards Program
ATA has been in the business of acknowledging outstanding service and professional distinction in the translation and interpreting fields since 1964 when it awarded its first Alexander Gode Medal. In episode 56 of The ATA Podcast, Honors and Awards Committee Chair Karen Tkaczyk talks with Matt Baird about this year's awards season and announces the opening of nominations for the ATA Dynamo, Mentoring, and Rising Star Awards!
Audio Production: Derek Platts. Music tracks: www.bensound.com
E55: Inside Specialization - Court Interpreting
Welcome to "Inside Specialization, an all-new series on specialization and diversification developed in collaboration with ATA’s Professional Development Committee!
In this first episode, Professional Development Committee Chair Veronika Demichelis sat down with Judy Jenner, an ATA spokesperson and federally certified Spanish interpreter, to find out what it’s like to be a court interpreter—from her typical day to why she made this career choice.
E54: ATA's Professional Development Program
Charged with developing continuing education for translators and interpreters—members and non-members alike—ATA's Professional Development Committee is on track to offer more than 50 webinars and virtual workshops in 2021.
To find out more about the program and where it's headed, listen to Host Matt Baird interview PDC Chair Veronika Demichelis in Episode 54 of The ATA Podcast.
E53: How ATA's Socially Distanced School Outreach Works
Schools may be closed, but ATA's School Outreach Program going strong—in fact, even better!
E52: ATA 2020 Year In Review
How did ATA do in 2020? In Episode 52, ATA President Ted Wozniak and President-Elect Madalena Sánchez Zampaulo tell Matt Baird, host of The ATA Podcast, how 2020 became the "year of the ATA volunteer."
ATA Letter to CDC: Interpreters Need the Vaccine • How Did Your Work Change in 2020 • Join ATA • Check Out the New ATA Website • ATA62 Call for Proposals • ATA Webinars • Virtual School Outreach • COVID-19 Best Practices for Interpreters • The ATA Podcast • Changes in ATA Continuing Edu
A must-listen for all translators and interpreters!
The ATA podcast is an amazing resource for all translators and interpreters worldwide. Whether you’re an ATA member or just curious about the Association and what it offers, this is a go-to resource. Thanks to ATA and Matt Baird for wonderful episodes!
Well-produced and informative
Great podcast for ATA members to keep up on association issues and for anyone interested in learning more about the profession. Matt Baird does a great job as host! 👍🏻
Just started to listen to Matt’s podcast and am learning all kinds on wonderful and interesting things about colleagues and various endeavors within our shared profession. Thank you ATA and Matt for this wealth of information. Share with the world!