“The Time in Between...”

Deadline for submissions: March 31, 2015

AVLIC's Canadian Evaluation System (CES) is Seeking an ASL Rater Facilitator

Start date:    June 3, 2015 (in addition to June 5-7 & 12-14, 2015)

Deadline for applications:   March 15, 2015

Location:    within Canada (travel required; travel expenses paid)

Term:    3 year term (first year (2015) is unpaid training)

New Brunswick Collaborative Learning Mentorship Program (NB STAGES NB)

Saint John Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services (New Brunswick) is seeking qualified applicants from across Canada for their NB STAGES NB program.

Application deadline: March 15, 2015

Click on the flyer below to see complete program details as well as links to application requirements and procedures.

Dear AVLIC members and valued stakeholders,

Your Board of Directors had a busy online meeting Saturday, January 31, 2015 attending to AVLIC business. We are pleased to inform you of the following highlights.

AVLIC Board Now Accepting Nominations for Director

As you are aware from the recent e-mail (2015-02 Resignation), there is a vacancy on the AVLIC Board of Directors for a Director position (formerly known as Member-at-Large). 


This specific Director portfolio is responsible for liaising between the AVLIC Board and the Affiliate Chapter Presidents, Interpreter Education Program Coordinators and the LSQ Relations Committee as well as playing an active part of the Board. 

Canadian Administrator of Video Relay Service (CAV) Board of Directors Announced

February 3, 2015 - The Interim CAV Board, which oversaw the nomination and election process, announced the results of the Director and Permanent Invitee process. The first meeting of the permanent Board of Directors will be held in the coming weeks. In the meantime, AVLIC wishes to congratulate the sucessful candidates and thanks then, in advance, for their willingness to guide and shape Video Relay Services in Canada!

Board of Directors Accepts Resignation from Johnny Hawkins

Johnny HawkinsIt is with regret that the AVLIC announces the resignation of Johnny Hawkins as Director (formerly known as Member at Large) from the Board of Directors, effective February 2015. Johnny was elected to the Board at the 2014 AGM in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and has worked with fellow board members over the last five months.

Motions Passed in 2014 Affecting 2015-2016 Memberships

Summary of Motions Passed in 2014 That Affect 2015-2015 Memberships in What You Need to Know

One Week Summer Institute on Courtroom and Legal Interpreting - Calgary, AB

August 10- 14, 2015  - Registration Now Open!

Following conversations held at AVLIC 2012 and 2014 among interpreters desiring more training in court interpreting, ASLIA is offering a professional development opportunity for interpreters to practice skills for these settings.

VRS Board Of Directors - Call for Interpreter Representative Applications

DEADLINE TO APPLY: Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 4:00pm PST.

What You Need to Know


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