MIIS Lion is a student-run localization initiative that strives to give students practical experience with localization projects. Currently, we are involved in producing content for a number of pages on the MIIS website in Simplified and Traditional Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Russian, German, Spanish, and French. As you know, language quality is an important issue in [...]
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September 27th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized
After a fantastic summer full of internships and fun, MIIS Lion is back up and running at full speed. Here are a few key updates about what we’ve been up to since school resumed this Fall. Organization and staff – We are fully staffed this semester with at least one project manager for each target [...]
April 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized
Date and Location have changed for the Project Management presentation next week!!! NEW DATE: Thursday, May 5, 2011 (still 12:15 – 1:45pm) NEW PLACE: CF 434 See previous posts for event info (with updated date and location)! Hope to see you there!
April 25th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized
Our student-run localization “company” is taking shape! Here’s what we’ve accomplished so far: Presented the idea to Professor Uwe Muegge and Dean Jourdenais Put seven student project managers in place for the test project (one PM for each language) We’ve selected Google Translator Toolkit as the tool for the test project We’ve created a term [...]
April 19th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized
Want some practice being a project manager for web content management/consulting? Want to network at the same time? The DMC’s digital innovation clinics offer just that type of opportunity – and they’d like to see some TLM students come help out! Here’s a list of upcoming opportunities: Wed. April 20, 1230p-1:30p: Aslan Media – Constituent [...]
April 14th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized
UPCOMING EVENT PM in the U.S. Government WHO: Danielle Chmielewski (1st year TLM French/English candidate) will present an ongoing research project entitled “Stakeholders’ Role in Federal Project Management.” This presentation was previously given at the Western Decision Sciences Institute annual meeting in Portland, Oregon on April 7th and aims to explore tactics and tools for [...]
April 7th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized
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March 29th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized
UPCOMING EVENT: Localization Lunch WHEN: April 14, 12:15-1:45pm WHAT: (Brief) presentation followed by a discussion. Light finger food and non-alcoholic beverages (water/soda/juice) will be provided, brown bag it if you prefer! WHO: Tyler Smith (1st year, dual TLM, MBA candidate) will present on an idea to localize MIIS media – e.g. those YouTube videos that [...]
March 17th, 2011 · 6 Comments · Uncategorized
The purpose of this blog is to provide a space where students from MIIS’s MATLM program can participate in conjunction with the Digital Media Commons to document, highlight, and discuss various aspects of the localization world. Document – Student projects, internship experiences, etc. Highlight – TLM alumni Discuss – Ideas, suggestions for the program, collaboration with DMC, [...]