What did you think of EUMASLI? Thoughts from students

“For me, EUMASLI  was rich of learning experiences and rich of encounters, both with experts in the profession and with the 23 other participants from 13 different countries. I’ve learned so much that I can only recommend you to take part in this wonderful adventure!” “If you want to take your interpreter-self further, go for […]

Introducing EUMASLI staff – part 2

Introducing the EUMASLI team  Teaching in EUMASLI happens in cooperation. Here is a short introduction (in English) of the staff members from Heriot-Watt, Magdeburg-Stendahl and Humak, but also some external members, who you will be meeting during studies. We’ve also published some introductions in IS. Robert Adam is Assistant Professor in the Department of Languages […]

Introducing EUMASLI staff – part 1

Eumasli is run jointly by three partners: University of Applied Sciences Magdeburg-Stendal (Germany), Humak University of Applied Sciences (Finland) and Heriot-Watt University (Edinburgh, Scotland). Here is a short peek to who you will be meeting during studies: The video above is in International Sign, without subtitles. Introduction of staff in English is available on this […]

What is the phenomenon we call EUMASLI?

If you are reading this, you must be curious about EUMASLI. Excellent! What is this phenomenon we call EUMASLI? How has it become so widely talked about around the world in the last decade? EUMASLI is an extraordinary taught programme for interpreters working at advanced levels with signed languages. Is that you? These words are […]

MA Theses presented at the final colloquia

List of MA theses presented in the final colloquia of EUMASLI 3 in Copenhagen September 2019. Check the discussion and pictures in social media under #eumasli3 Tamara Bangerter: Exploring the practice of collaboration between participants through the lens of educational settings – A study on Swiss German sign language interpreters working in higher education Sabine […]

Thank you EUMASLI3, welcome EUMASLI4!

The journey has come to an end. EUMASLI cohort number 3 successfully presented their MA theses in Copenhagen, thank you for the big audience – and thank you for students, for very well planned, analytic, interesting presentations. EUMASLI 4 will take place. The plan is to start in January 2021, which means that the deadline for applications will […]

Program for the EUMASLI Colloquia 2019

Only few months to go! EUMASLI students are currently working hard, to finalise their MA theses in their written form. And we only have to wait a few months to see them present the results in public, 3–5 September in the final colloquia. It will take place in Copenhagen, just before the efsli AGM & […]

The final countdown: EUMASLI 3.0 MA Colloquia

After two intense years of study, the current cohort of EUMASLI is busy conducting research and writing their Master’s Theses. The results of these studies will be presented at a small conference on September 3-5, 2019, ahead of the annual AGM and conference of the European Forum of Sign Language Interpreters (efsli). The venue for […]

On the horizon: EUMASLI 4

On September 2, the EUMASLI team gathered in the Light House at Humak University of Applied Sciences to reflect on the current course and plan ahead to EUMASLI 4. Thanks to the supportive university administrations of the three contributing institutions, things looks good for a fourth round. Some staffing decisions will have to be made […]

EUMASLI 3 is starting into the final phase

On November 22/23, students and staff are coming together in Antwerp, Belgium, for final presentations in two modules (Research Methods and Interpreting) and to kick off the MA thesis phase! Students will present original, empirical pilot studies to EUMASLI staff and a select group of invited assessors while at the same time interpreting for each […]