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The interpreting profession will never cease to amaze me. I have found very enriching experiences throughout my career as a professional conference and court certified interpreter, but never anything as marvelous as what I’m about to narrate. One of the government agencies court interpreters are usually assigned to work is Child Protective Services (CPS), and […]

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Conozco a una escritora famosa


Hace unos días tuve la maravillosa experiencia de hablar con la Sra. Elena Poniatowska por escasos cinco minutos. Aunque pocos, fueron momentos que tendré siempre presentes. Esto fue posible gracias a que Elena fue homenajeada durante el 38 Simposio de Literatura Hispánica, el cual se llevó a cabo en la California State University Dominguez Hills […]

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A Magical Interpreting Experience


No matter how knowledgeable we may think we are, there’s always the possibility of mishaps during conference interpreting. A few months ago, I interpreted for a very small group of Spanish speakers at an expo. The conferences were offered by the Disney Institute, and addressed leadership, customer service, staff management, brand loyalty, and business excellence. […]

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