I have good news for those colleagues thinking to join the in-house interpreter ranks in the state of California. A new position for a Senior Court Interpreter in Ventura Superior Court is waiting for you! If you don’t know, Ventura is a beautiful coastal city with awesome weather and great people! Join a great team […]
Dissecting a Translation Scammer Email
Translation scammers have been present more than ever during this pandemic, taking advantage of our colleagues who may be desperate to get some work in a world where everything suddenly stopped. This post may sound redundant as there are many other T&I colleagues and associations doing research, tagging, keeping record, and breaking it down for […]
Multilingual Terminology Management Tools: A Quick Review
A review of three terminology management tools for translators and interpreters: Glossaries2go, Interpretbank, Interplex.
Language Access During a Pandemic…and Fires!
Volunteering in our profession may be gratifying in times of peril, but in this pandemic, even those who help are under economic and personal danger as well.
Intro to Court Interpreting Workshop: An Outreach Effort
On September 3, 2016, I had the fortune to teach a workshop on court interpreting. After moving from Vegas to the California Central Coast, I soon found out there is a huge need for interpreter training programs and interpreters for every setting, so I started this project as an outreach effort to encourage more bilinguals, of […]
The Role of Interpreters in Language Access Efforts
Having been a freelance translator and interpreter before coming to work for the Santa Barbara County Superior Court gave me the opportunity to travel throughout the States and get to know many interesting places. San Antonio is one of my favorite cities –although it made me nervous that I had to seat next to a […]