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Part 1: ASL Interpretation in Today’s World: An ASL Interpreter’s Perspective

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Sep 21

September 16, 2021

Part 1: ASL Interpretation in Today’s World: An ASL Interpreter’s Perspective

Anna Grunfeld is an American Sign Language-English interpreter based in Toronto. She works as a community-based interpreter in various settings,...

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Swearing in a Language without Curse Words

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Sep 21

September 8, 2021

Swearing in a Language without Curse Words

By: Cheryl Lu, Social Media Coordinator It’s said that language learning starts from curse words. In various exchange programs and...

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Interpreting for the Tokyo Olympics Opening Ceremonies – Yukie’s Experience

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Sep 21

September 1, 2021

Interpreting for the Tokyo Olympics Opening Ceremonies – Yukie’s Experience

Yukie is a Japanese interpreter whose recent project was interpreting for the Opening Ceremonies of the Tokyo Olympics. She is...

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COVID Stories: The Impact on Language Professionals – Paloma’s Story

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Aug 21

August 26, 2021

COVID Stories: The Impact on Language Professionals – Paloma’s Story

In 2020, MCIS allocated funds from its Social Benefits Initiative (SBI) to assist community organizations experiencing challenges related to the...

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2021 Update: Language Access and COVID-19 Information – How’s the World Doing? 

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Aug 21

August 19, 2021

2021 Update: Language Access and COVID-19 Information – How’s the World Doing? 

Original blog: https://www.mcislanguages.com/blog-post/language-access-and-covid-19-information-how-is-the-world-doing/ As we approach 2022, we have yet to overcome COVID-19 globally. The world without the pandemic seems...

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Subbing and Dubbing within Today’s Entertainment Industry

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Aug 21

August 12, 2021

Subbing and Dubbing within Today’s Entertainment Industry

By: Ashley Tulio, Communication Specialist Over the last ten years, streaming services have completely taken over the entertainment industry and...

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Colonial History and Its Impact – Supporting Indigenous Senior Victims of Crime

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Aug 21

August 4, 2021

Colonial History and Its Impact – Supporting Indigenous Senior Victims of Crime

By: Cheryl Lu, Social Media Coordinator When discussing supporting senior victims from the Indigenous community, understanding Canada’s colonial history plays...

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COVID Stories: The Impact on Language Professionals – Ana’s Story

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Jul 21

July 28, 2021

COVID Stories: The Impact on Language Professionals – Ana’s Story

In 2020, MCIS allocated funds from its Social Benefits Initiative (SBI) to assist community organizations experiencing challenges related to the...

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The Natural Thought Process within the Mind and Non-verbal Intelligence

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Jul 21

July 22, 2021

The Natural Thought Process within the Mind and Non-verbal Intelligence

By: Ashley Tulio, Communications Specialist Language is deeply embedded in every aspect of our lives. We use it every day,...

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Long-tail Languages: A Social Justice Perspective

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Jul 21

July 14, 2021

Long-tail Languages: A Social Justice Perspective

By: Cheryl Lu, Social Media Coordinator In recent years, increasing attention has been paid to long-tail languages worldwide. Apps and...

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