Member Advocacy Materials
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On July 20, 2015, a grouping of organizations active in the field of foreign language and international studies, including JNCL-NCLIS, sent letters to the leadership of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees under the initiative of the Coalition for International Education. The letters express the concern of the undersigned organizations over the proposed FY16 cuts to Title.. read more →
At the Modern Language Association (MLA) awards last week, JNCL-NCLIS member American Translators Association (ATA) hosted a panel discussion entitled “Translation and Interpreting: Flexible Career Paths in Vulnerable Times”. The roundtable, which included JNCL-NCLIS executive director Dr. William Rivers, focused on the career paths available to linguists and the relevant skills necessary to succeed in the field. Below.. read more →
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Inspiring the Future provides a means of connecting young people at schools and colleges with employee volunteers who have used languages in their careers. This pamphlet sets out how Inspiring the Future works, how teachers can use it to invite people who use languages at work into their schools and colleges, and some examples of language-related.. read more →
Born Global is a major policy research project in the British Academy’s language programme. The project forms an integral part of the Academy’s Languages and Quantitative Skills Programme and will build on previous research into the demand and supply of language skills in the UK. The research aims to develop a deeper understanding of how.. read more →