Category: GSTILE

Professor John Balcom finalist for the 2017 PEN Poetry in Translation Award

Professor John Balcom’s translation made it to the shortlist and is now a finalist for the 2017 PEN poetry in translation award.  Attached is the official promo image from PEN, and here is a link to the announcement: https://pen.org/2017-pen-award-poetry-translation/ 2017 PEN AWARD FOR POETRY IN TRANSLATION – PEN America pen.org The $3,000 PEN Award for Poetry […]

Register Now for Monterey Forum 2017

Join language industry professionals, academics and students on April 1-2, 2017 in Monterey, California as they explore new trends in localization and language training. Hosted by the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, this year’s theme is The Future of Localization Training: Keeping Pace with an Evolving Industry. Register now for Monterey Forum 2017—early-bird […]

Innovative Pedagogy and Ecological Perspective

  The following article is a summary, in both English and Chinese, of Chinese language studies faculty, Jinhuei Enya Dai’s new book, Innovative Pedagogy and Ecological Perspective. Innovative Pedagogy and Ecological Perspective is a book that infuses Eastern philosophy and Western theories. Pedagogy is a way of knowing and doing, as the book exemplifies the importance […]

GSTILE 2016-12-16 10:09:13

Last Friday, the 13th of November students from Peter Shaw’s Principles and Practices course went to the local elementary school Bayview Academy to do a foreign language lesson for the elementary school children. For some, it was a new experience teaching a language that they themselves are not fluent speakers of, such as Swedish, Russian, […]

TLM students begin search for non-profit partners for Localization Practicum

In Localization Practicum (TRLM 8695), second-year Translation and Localization Management students partner with non-profit organizations to help them expand globally through localizing and translating content into other languages. Over the winter break, the students will be forming small localization teams, which are essentially translation and localization agencies. Students need to fill many roles, such as […]

Los Angeles Seminar with Cyril Flerov

Cyril Flerov’s Los Angeles seminar has just been announced: Voice Training and Strategies in Simultaneous Interpreting with Cyril Flerov Seminar in Los Angeles, DECEMBER 10, 2016 6 CIMCE and 6 ATA CE approved! The workshop is in English and is language neutral. http://aijic.org/flerov/

MIIS Chinese T&I Graduates Interpret at Inauguration of Taiwan’s First Female President

MIIS Chinese T&I Graduates Interpret at Inauguration of Taiwan’s First Female President   Tsai Ing-Wen, Taiwan’s first female president who was sworn in on May 20, 2016   Cindy Tao (MACI ’12) interprets between President Tsai (right) and U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce Marcus Jadotte (left). Cindy became a staff interpreter with Taiwan’s Ministry of […]

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