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Volunteer Opportunity for Translation and Editing

Read below and follow the links for information about volunteer opportunities through Kiva – it’s a great way to get translation experience! Kiva Fellows Program Kiva Fellows travel to and live in the host country of one of our partner microfinance institutions (MFI) … Continue reading

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Machine Translation Extravaganza (LING 567, TODAY, 1:30-2:30pm)

This Wednesday (TODAY, June 5th) Ling 567 will hold its MT extravaganza when we play with a multilingual MT demo involving the languages students built grammars for. This year, that is: Penobscot [aaq-pen] Frisian [frr] Halkomelem [hur] Lakota [lkt] Classical … Continue reading

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Instructor Video Now Available for Summer Certificate in Localization

Short videos are now available featuring instructors for the UW Summer Certificates. Summer Certificates are bundled courses that UW undergraduates can take as part of their normal, general elective credit load this summer. They consist of two to four courses. These … Continue reading

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SUM 2013 Certificate in Localization: Language and Technology in the Global Market

UW is offering a certificate program in localization that undergraduates can take as part of their normal credit load this summer.  This certificate will complement your degree and better prepare you for your career.  Description and info session announcement below. … Continue reading

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SUM 2012 Intensive Certificate in Localization: Language and Technology for the Global Market (GERMAN 499A, B, & C)

Localization: Language and Technology for the Global Market (GERMAN 499 A, B, & C) Language remains a barrier to the world functioning as a global village and economy. In our continuously evolving global economy, businesses can no longer afford to … Continue reading

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German or Dutch Language Translators Needed (Written)

Position: Support the Paid Search Online Marketing Channel at Expedia! We are looking for localization specialists for German and Dutch that could translate thousands of destination names, landmarks, airports, and  train stations. Requirements: – Localization experience – Microsoft Excel knowledge … Continue reading

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25th MS/UW Symposium in Computational Linguistics, 10/28/11, 3:30PM

25th MS/UW Symposium in Computational Linguistics Location: Microsoft, Building 99, lecture hall 1919 (Map: http://msw/Campus/MapsBuildings/Maps/Pages/default.aspx?Z=17&L1=47.642188562082595&L2=-122.14213371276902&S=r&Types=4) Time: 3:30-5pm, October 28, 2011 Announcing the 25th Symposium in Computational Linguistics sponsored by the UW Departments of Linguistics, Electrical Engineering, and Computer Science, Microsoft … Continue reading

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