Your Wellbeing is Important to Us

BMC Policy

In the interest of everyone's health and safety, here is our current policy with regard to COVID-19.

We will continue to abide by state and federal guidelines on social distancing. You'll be updated off any scheduling changes.

Take care and please wash your hands frequently. 



Scheduled upcoming seminars below have been postponed in light of growing concerns around the spread of COVID-19. We are working to schedule new dates for these events and will notify everyone who has registered. We hope that you will be able to attend the rescheduled dates and you will be contacted when those dates are confirmed. If not, we will work out logistics regarding a refund or credit for future seminars.

• March 27-29 Foundations II in Knoxville, MD working on a rescheduled date
• April 2-5 Etna Project sessions 3 and 4 in Knoxville, MD online through Zoom meetings!
• April 23-26 Deaf Foundations I & II in Rochester, NY rescheduled to October 22-25, 2020
May 8-10, Foundations I in Ottawa, ON postponed, awaiting a new date
May 22-24 Foundations I in Halifax, NS postponed

Beyond this, please refer back here for updates. As seminars are rescheduled they will be found on the Upcoming Seminars list.


Your Wellbeing is Important to Us

The health and safety of the community is our priority. Here is some advice from the World Health Organization to protect yourself from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19):

• Wash your hands frequently
• Maintain social distancing
• Avoid touching eyes, nose, and mouth
• Practice respiratory hygiene
• If you have fever, cough and difficulty breathing, seek medical care early
• Stay informed and follow advice given by your healthcare provider


Foundations of Interpreting

The Foundations of Interpreting Seminar Series provides insights into The Integrated Model of Interpreting and the processes we engage in while interpreting. More information on the series as well as a schedule of current seminars being offered: click here.

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Foundations: Going Further

If you've attended Foundations I & II in recent years and would like to participate in further exploration of what you learned there, Foundations: Going Further may be just what you need during our time of social distancing. For more info about this online series, click here.