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2024 Dive In Cohort

DRAFT 2024 Dive In Cohort Members

Meet the members of the 2024 Dive In cohort who are novice interpreters building their professional development pathways.

Doug Bowen-Bailey

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A white man with beard and glasses wearing black sweater smiles at camera

Doug seeks innovative ways to support recent graduates […]

2024-01-02T20:04:37-06:00January 2nd, 2024|

Dealing with Microaggressions for Novice Interpreters

  • Are you interested in exploring the concept of microaggressions? And would you like to understand how some people in the field of ASL-English interpreting experience a climate of microaggression? 
  • Would you like to become more aware of the impacts words and behaviors can have on us or our interpreting colleagues? 
  • Do you want to be part of the solution to ending the […]
2024-03-01T14:21:39-06:00September 12th, 2023|

CASLI Performance Exam Prep for Deaf Interpreters

  • Are you a Deaf interpreter working toward certification?
  • Are you looking for support from an experienced CDI?
  • Do you want to work with other Deaf interpreters with a similar goal?

Check out this free online course on preparing for the CASL exam for Deaf interpreters.  It is an offering in Stepping Stones for Novice Interpreters, a self-directed track from the CATIE Center’s Dive In project.

CASLI Exam Prep for Deaf […]

2023-12-07T14:56:31-06:00June 12th, 2023|

Interpreting Beyond Walls: Outdoors in Conservation Corps

  • Are you interested in connecting interpreting and the outdoors?
  • Are you looking for a way to spend time in nature and build your linguistic, cultural, and interpreting knowledge and skills?
  • Are you ready for a challenge that can take you off the beaten path?
  • Do you just want to build your interpreting skills in topics related to science and the outdoors?

Check out this free online course on interpreting […]

2023-12-18T11:47:04-06:00June 5th, 2023|

Interpreting for Job Interviews

  • Are you looking to elevate the level of your interpreting skills?
  • Are you wanting to assess the impact your interpreting has on the impression of deaf people in job interviews?
  • Are you interested in building your skills to help expand work opportunities for deaf people?

Check out this free online course on building capacity for reflective self-assessment.  It is an offering in Stepping Stones for Novice Interpreters, a self-directed […]

2024-03-02T16:05:44-06:00May 2nd, 2023|

Reflective Self-Assessment for Novice Interpreters

  • Are you looking to elevate the level of your interpreting skills?
  • Are you interested in developing your ability to assess and reflect about your work?
  • Are you looking for no-cost high quality options?

Check out this free online course on building capacity for reflective self-assessment.  It is the sixth offering in Stepping Stones for Novice Interpreters, a self-directed track from the CATIE Center’s Dive In project.

Reflective Self-Assessment for Novice […]

2023-03-23T13:20:26-06:00March 20th, 2023|

Interpreting in Video Remote Settings

  • Are you looking to elevate the level of your interpreting skills?
  • Are you interested in being ready to interpret using video remote technology?
  • Are you looking for no-cost high quality options?

Check out this free online course on building capacity for interpreting in video remote settings.  It is part of Stepping Stones for Novice Interpreters, a self-directed track from the CATIE Center’s Dive In project.

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2024-03-02T16:03:39-06:00February 20th, 2023|

Advice from WHO – Translation Practice for DIs

Translation Practice for Deaf Interpreters

This activity is designed for Deaf Interpreters to practice their translation skills.

Advice for the public: Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

Step 1:  Translate the Source Text

Create an ASL translation of the source text.  If possible, record your translation so you can review and reflect on your work.

Step 2: Assess and Reflect on your Work

Use the following […]

2023-02-07T21:00:34-06:00February 7th, 2023|

WFD – Interpreting Practice for DIs

Interpreting Practice for Deaf Interpreters

This activity is designed for Deaf Interpreters to practice their interpreting skills to meet a range of consumers needs.  Each source text has  different interpretations designed for different consumers.

Title: World Federation of the Deaf
Abstract/Description: The speaker describes the history of the World Federation of the Deaf from its overseas origin, including those who were involved […]
2023-02-07T13:40:40-06:00February 7th, 2023|
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