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The Conference of Interpreter Trainers is a professional organization of interpreter educators. Primarily focused on interpreters working between American Sign Language and English, CIT is a professional organization dedicated to laying the educational foundations for interpreters to build bridges of understanding.
What's Happening with CIT
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IJIE Editors AnnouncementThere are 3 clips in this video. The first clip is of a Caucasian female with short dark hair in a purple shirt with the CIT logo on it standing in front of a light green wall. The second clip is of a white woman with brown shoulder-length hair wearing a purple turtleneck shirt, gold necklace with circle pendant, and glasses sits in front of a grey and white background. The final clip is of a white woman with blonde and pink long hear wearing a purple sweater, white earrings, and pink glasses sitting in a home office.
Clip 1 - Hello CIT members, I am Jessica Bentley-Sassaman, President of CIT. First of all I want to wish you a happy new year. We are looking forward to a better year for the world in 2022. I wanted to let you know of something new happening with CIT. The International Journal of Interpreter Education is now under Clemson University Press. We have two new editors for the IJIE. The main editor is Kim Kurz and the managing editor is Danielle Hunt. We had sent out a call for editors, received and reviewed applications and appointed these two as editors. Congratulations to both of you and CIT looks forward to working with you. The IJIE will soon put out a call for papers, be on the look out for that announcement. Thank you!
Clip 2 – Hi, I’m Kim Kurz, the new Main Editor of the International Journal of Interpreter Education (IJIE). I will work closely with the CIT Board, the IJIE Editorial Board, the Managing Editor, and the Editorial Assistant. We look forward to receiving your submissions associated with research on interpreter education. Contact me if you have any questions. Thank you.
Clip 3 - Greetings! I’m Danielle Hunt, the new Managing Editor for IJIE. I will be working closely with the newly appointed Main Editor to maintain IJIE. I look forward to helping with the publication process. We’ll begin reviewing again soon, and you can submit articles for publication online now. Watch for an announcement about changes to the IJIE Editorial Board coming soon as well. Thanks!
CIT Minutes Update(9/21/2021) Becca, the CIT Secretary makes a brief announcement regarding meeting Minutes being posted to the new CIT website.
Hello CIT! My name is Becca Minor, I am the CIT Secretary. As you may know, we have been having issues with the website. We are excited that we now have a new website! I truly apologize that you were not able to see meeting minutes for the past several months. All of our minutes are posted on the new website. Check it out!
CIT Announcement September 2021(9/21/21) Jessica Bentley-Sassaman, CIT President who has brown hair, wearing a Purple jacket with the CIT logo, with a blue background is making an announcement about several projects the CIT Board has been working on.
Hello CIT members! We are thrilled to announce some new and exciting events going on with CIT. First, please check out our new CIT website! If you have any feedback, notice any information that is incorrect, please send it to our Director of Communications at firstname.lastname@example.org. Second, this past summer CIT was able to offer two webinars. We hope to offer more in the future! Third, we have another video with information about our upcoming conference in 2022! Finally, we are in the process of revising our bylaws and will send them out for member review once they are ready. The CIT board has been busy working hard on these initiatives! Thank you
CIT Call for Conference Committee Members(9/21/2021) Ben Davis (CIT Director of Professional Development), white man in navy button down shirt with short red hair, makes an announcement calling for volunteers for the 2022 CIT Conference Committee.
Hello! We have already begun the process of preparing for CIT 2022! We have selected a hotel and set dates. We are now ready to put out a call for volunteers to serve on the Conference Planning Committee. Our first and most pressing need is volunteers to serve on the Presentations Committee. This committee will be responsible for selecting presentations and poster sessions for the conference. Our deadline for selecting the members of this committee is October 10, 2021. This link includes information about the Presentations Committee as well as other volunteer opportunities on the Conference Planning Committee for CIT 2022. You can reach out to email@example.com with any questions or concerns you may have. Those interested in committee service are encouraged to fill out the form at the link above. Once we have received your submission, we will be in touch with you with next steps. Thank you for your consideration!
Welcome Danielle Hunt CIT would like to welcome Danielle Hunt as its newest addition to