UNITING TO STRENGTHEN THE PROFESSION
CCIO will host “Uniting to Strengthen the Profession: Fostering Connections, Empowering Interpreters, Celebrating the Profession”, a day of training and networking for language professionals on Saturday, September 19 in Uniontown, Ohio. Join us for legal and medical seminars with instructors in Arabic, ASL, Serbian/Croation/Bosnian and others. The preliminary agenda appears soon at http://www.ccio.org. We invite interpreters, translators, language agencies and all who support our profession. Click on the link below for more information. See you there.
CCIO Conference 2015 Flyer
HANDS ON TRAINING
CCIO Southwest Region presents “Staring Down the Barrel of a Gun” on Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 10:00 am – 1:00pm in Hamilton. Mr. Jerry Hazlett will provide training on guns and their working parts. Court and medical interpreters who work with gun-shot victims or defendants in hospitals or courts can build their weapon’s terminology database. The Supreme Court of Ohio’s roster interpreters receive two (2) CEU credits for attending. Registration $5.00 for CCIO members/ $15.00 for non-CCIO members. Please pay at the door. RSVP by March 25th with Bill Hargis email@example.com. Meet at Iglesia Bautista Hispana, 320 Edison Avenue, Hamilton, OH 45011.
CENTRAL REGION “LAST THURSDAY’ MEETUP
The Central Region of Community and Court Interpreters of Ohio http://www.ccio.org meets the last Thursday monthly in Columbus. Our group assembles at a different restaurant or cafe to address topics from interpreting conundrums, triumphs and questionable situations to victories and errors. Regular informal gatherings offer an opportunity to share experiences and strategies. We want to foment more solidarity and networks in a relaxed atmosphere.
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot. Share this invitation with your interpreter colleagues and friends. We hope to see you at any or all of these events. More information at WWW.CCIO.ORG. Questions? Contact Catherine Arrieta at email@example.com. Thanks!
April 24, 2014
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
La Patrona 2977 N. High St. Columbus, OH 43202
CCIO SIMULTANEOUS INTERPRETING WORKSHOP
Grab a coffee and a little dinner or treat and join us for an evening of networking, camaraderie, and discussion over interpreting issues in our community. It will be great to meet each other and share valuable input about our profession. During this session we will focus on simultaneous interpreting with a workshop style meeting.
Date: Monday, October 21st
Time: 5:30-8:30 p.m
Location: Panera Bread
5090 Tiedman Rd.
5:30-5:45 Check-in. Meet and greet other interprets. Updates on events
5:45-6:45 Simultaneous Workshop
(Games and activities could be language neutral. This will depend on attendance. Groups will be divided according to languages. Please bring a recording device and a notepad and pens of different colors if possible)
6:45-8:00 You will find different stations with great review activities for Simultaneous exercises.
OUR MISSION is to bring together community, court and medical interpreters in the state of Ohio; to advocate and promote the interpreting profession and the ethical and professional standards of interpreting; to provide a forum for discussion of interpreting issues among interpreters, agencies, organizations and individuals who contract for interpreting services; to publish information for its membership and interested parties; to organize and conduct courses and workshops for training and continuing education of interpreters; to hold regularly scheduled meetings; to serve in an advisory capacity to interpreters, courts, attorneys, law enforcement, healthcare providers, agencies and organizations who contract for interpreting services, and other businesses and groups regarding issues related to interpreters and interpreting. http://www.ccio.org
QUESTIONS? Contact John 330.327.2189 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
ETHICS, ICE AND DISCUSSION
The Community and Court Interpreters of Ohio, Central Region http://www.ccio.org, announces a roundtable discussion on immigration with Alvaro de Cola and Jason Darfus. Alvaro is a federally certified legal interpreter. Both he and Jason are immigration attorneys. Here’s an opportunity to learn more about ICE holders, immigration proceedings and how the legal interpreter aids in the defense without giving legal advice. Ready to build that term list? Other topics include:
-Interpreting differences in State Courts vs. Immigration Hearings
-What happens to individuals in ICE custody
-Different crimes and how they might be considered in immigration proceedings
-Common defenses/helpful factors to avoid deportation
MEET IN COLUMBUS AT 10
The roundtable takes place on Saturday, June 8 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Franklin County Judicial Center at 373 South High, Columbus OH 43215. Join others at the 1st floor auditorium. Please tell other interpreter and translator friends. See you there.