What’s Happening with CIT

  • StreetLeverage LogoCIT on Street Leverage: Expanding the Definition of Interpreter EducatorsOctober 14, 2014 - 10:22 am

    Jessica Bentley-Sassaman, the Director of Membership for CIT, suggests to the field the importance of expanding our understanding of who an “interpreter educator” is beyond the walls of the classroom.  As part of StreetLeverage’s Interpreter Education month, this article provides an important rationale both for how all of us who contribute to the professional development […]

  • CIT Conference 2014Tips for Conference AttendeesOctober 9, 2014 - 7:36 am

    As we approach just two weeks from the conference, we wanted to provide a few more practical bits of information. For Attendees: To help you prepare/pack for your trip to Portland, please check: Weather: www.weather.com Hotel: http://doubletree3.hilton.com/en/hotels/oregon/doubletree-by-hilton-hotel-portland-RLLC-DT/index.html Light Rail: http://trimet.org/max/ Lloyd Center Mall: http://www.lloydcenter.com/ For Presenters: If you are curious of what the room looks like where you will […]

  • StreetLeverage LogoCIT on StreetLeverage: Cindy Volk issues Call to ActionOctober 8, 2014 - 3:14 pm

    CIT Secretary Cindy Volk shares her perspectives on: Sign Language Interpreter Education: Time for a National Call to Action   Click here to  the read the English version of the post. This month is Interpreter Education month on StreetLeverage.  Be sure to check out all the posts this month, as well as the discussions that ensue.

  • CIT Conference 20142014 CIT Conference: Location, Location, Location!September 16, 2014 - 4:05 pm

    As expressed by the phrase, “LOCATION, LOCATION AND LOCATION”, DoubleTree by Hilton offers the best spot for you to attend CIT Conference, and explore the area.  The hotel is located right in the center of the city, on the East side of downtown Portland.  It is the only hotel that is located directly on the MAX […]

  • CIT Conference 2014Advertising in Program BookSeptember 8, 2014 - 4:24 pm

    Greetings, My name is Leslie Greer, and I am President of the Conference of Interpreter Trainers (CIT).  Holly Nelson, Program Book Chair, and myself, would like to extend an invitation to advertise in the program booklet for the 35th Conference of the CIT, “Our Roots, the Essence of Our Future.”  Advertising with CIT will support […]


The Conference of Interpreter Trainers is a professional organization dedicated to laying the educational foundations for interpreters to build bridges of understanding. While focused primarily on interpreters working between American Sign Language and English, we welcome educators who work with other languages, whether signed or spoken.

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2014 CIT Conference @ DoubleTree Hilton
Oct 29 @ 6:30 pm – Nov 1 @ 7:30 pm
2014 CIT Conference @ DoubleTree Hilton | Portland | Oregon | United States
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