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Interpreters Virtually Visit Florida Courtrooms - Government Technology

Interpreters Virtually Visit Florida Courtrooms - Government Technology | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Government TechnologyInterpreters Virtually Visit Florida CourtroomsGovernment TechnologyTwo-way video-conferencing technology has a history of connecting prisoners virtually to their court arraignments, but more recently, the technology's been...
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Interpreter. One who enables two persons of different languages to understand each other by repeating to each what it would have been to the interpreter's advantage for the other to have said. (Ambrose Bierce)
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Maria Karra's welcome message to #iapti2014

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(MULTI) United Nations Interpreters Glossaries


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Unprofessional Translation: The Interpreter's Accent

Unprofessional Translation: The Interpreter's Accent | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
The interest shown in the recent post about interpreters' voices encourages me to write about a related topic: their accents. In the case of Natural Interpreters, the matter can be dealt with summarily.
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Lack of Court Interpreter Drove Judge to Request for an Interpreter from a Chinese Takeout Restaurant in Wales

Lack of Court Interpreter Drove Judge to Request for an Interpreter from a Chinese Takeout Restaurant in Wales | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
A Cardiff Crown Court judge, due to the failure of outsourcing company Capita to provide a Mandarin interpreter, told the defense barrister to find an interpreter from a Chinese takeout restaurant in Wales.
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Would you like some soya sauce with that interp...

Would you like some soya sauce with that interp... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
So what does a UK judge do if he cannot be assigned a stand-in interpreter for a case? (Would you like some soya sauce with that interpreter?
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Court Interpreter Jobs Translate Into Career Options For LA ...

Court Interpreter Jobs Translate Into Career Options For LA ... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
California State University's Piers Armstrong says schools are now preparing aspiring court interpreters for top-paying jobs in Los Angeles.
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"Masterclass in business for translators" (Marta Stelmaszak)

"Masterclass in business for translators" (Marta Stelmaszak) | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
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Marta Stelmaszak is in Argentina for the 1st time to tell you how to take your business to the next level. Good news is, this one-of-a-kind event is still available at an early bird rate! Ends on 31st July, Thursday. 

Book here today!https://www.iapti.org/masterclass_in_business_for_translators/

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Marta Stelmaszak is in Argentina for the 1st time to tell you how to take your business to the next level. Good news is, this one-of-a-kind event is still available at an early bird rate! Ends on 31st July, Thursday


To register:  https://www.iapti.org/masterclass_in_business_for_translators/

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Defence told to trawl Chinatown for interpreter...

Defence told to trawl Chinatown for interpreter... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Crown court judge asked a defence barrister to trawl the Chinese restaurants of Cardiff.
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Tips for an Interpreter-Friendly Presentation

Tips for an Interpreter-Friendly Presentation | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
By Ewandro Magalhães Featured article from The ATA Chronicle, originally published in August 2012 As much as we hate to admit it, interpreters make mistakes. Yet, holding interpreters solely respon...
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IAPTI's 2nd International Conference (Athens, September 20-21, 2014)

IAPTI's 2nd International Conference (Athens, September 20-21, 2014) | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
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This is only part of the program.

More here!  https://www.iapti.org/conferenceGR/program/ ;

Early bird ends July 21. 

To register: https://www.iapti.org/conferenceGR/

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This is only part of the program.

More here!  https://www.iapti.org/conferenceGR/program/ ;

Early bird ends July 21. 

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Aurora Humarán's insight:

This is only part of the program.

More here!  https://www.iapti.org/conferenceGR/program/ ;

Early bird ends July 21. 

To register: https://www.iapti.org/conferenceGR/

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Unprofessional Translation: The Interpreter's Voice(s) - 2

Unprofessional Translation: The Interpreter's Voice(s) - 2 | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
I once took a small party of my students to visit the United Nations in New York and meet some interpreters. It's an experience all North American conference interpretation students should have, and actually it's quite easy to ...
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Interpreter Stories: Clients, Colleagues and a Crate of Beer | InterpreterSoapbox

Interpreter Stories: Clients, Colleagues and a Crate of Beer | InterpreterSoapbox | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Daniel Bauwens* Recently I realised that I have been interpreting for 34 years and perhaps it’s as good a reason as any to write a few lines for this gre (Interpreter Stories: Clients, Colleagues and a Crate of Beer
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Is it medical interpreter, or healthcare interpreter? | The Professional ...

Is it medical interpreter, or healthcare interpreter? | The Professional ... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
In Europe the services performed by our medical interpreters are part of what is known as public service interpreting or community interpreting in some countries. This public service interpreting also covers legal interpreting ...
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Short Courses | Interpreting and Translation

Short Courses | Interpreting and Translation | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Upcoming short courses for entry-level community interpreters through Monash University, Melbourne http://t.co/pwxZ0wVC3c #xl8 #interpreter
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Violations of Interpreter Ethics | Legal interp...

Violations of Interpreter Ethics | Legal interp... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Violations of Interpret EthicsThe consequences of violating the code of ethics as it applies to interpreters can be grave. Nonetheless, and unfortunately, the fact of the matter is ethical violatio...
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Would you like some soya sauce with that interpreter?

Would you like some soya sauce with that interpreter? | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
So what does a UK judge do if he cannot be assigned a stand-in interpreter for a case? (What does a judge do if he cannot be assigned a stand-in interpreter for a case?
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The Justice of the Peace (magistrate`s) Blog: A...

The Justice of the Peace (magistrate`s) Blog: A... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
interpreter's insight: Enough has been written on the scandal involving Capita plc`s contract with HMCTS to supply interpreter services for the courts to provide future legal historians and others with evidence of how the world`s first and possibly...
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Who should interpreters target as their clients in a world where many ...

Who should interpreters target as their clients in a world where many ... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
First I will talk about the court interpreters because they are a large part of the interpreting community in the United States (only second to military interpreters) and they are a growing segment of the profession in many ...
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Extended early bird for IAPTI 2014 (Athens, Greece)

Extended early bird for IAPTI 2014 (Athens, Greece) | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Aurora Humarán's insight:

Extended early bird for #iapti2014 ends in 3 days!

Join us for an unprecedented event in the City of Wisdom!

* Engaging talks and discussions on translation and interpreting 
* An in-depth look at critical issues affecting our profession 
* Endless networking occasions, with colleagues from all over the world 

Register today! https://www.iapti.org/conferenceGR/registration/

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Aurora Humarán's insight:

Extended early bird for #iapti2014 ends in 3 days!

Join us for an unprecedented event in the City of Wisdom!

* Engaging talks and discussions on translation and interpreting 
* An in-depth look at critical issues affecting our profession 
* Endless networking occasions, with colleagues from all over the world 

Register today! https://www.iapti.org/conferenceGR/registration/

Aurora Humarán's curator insight, August 1, 3:28 AM

Aurora Humarán's insight:

Extended early bird for #iapti2014 ends in 3 days!

Join us for an unprecedented event in the City of Wisdom!

* Engaging talks and discussions on translation and interpreting 
* An in-depth look at critical issues affecting our profession 
* Endless networking occasions, with colleagues from all over the world 

Register today! https://www.iapti.org/conferenceGR/registration/

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Judge tries to source interpreter from CHINESE ...

Judge tries to source interpreter from CHINESE ... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
In the latest farce to hit the privatised courts, outsourcing giant Capita did not provide a Mandarin speaker for the case against Sun Liu in Cardiff (Judge tries to source interpreter from CHINESE TAKEAWAYS | #MOJFWA #saveukjustice #Capita-TI #outsourcing...
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When language can make or break a case

When language can make or break a case | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
The complexities of the English vocabulary and the difficulty of completely understanding it by court language interpreters recently produced a mistrial in a rape case in Rensselaer County court.
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CAPITA TRANSLATION AND INTERPRETING LIMITED

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CAPITA TRANSLATION AND INTERPRETING LIMITED - Free company accounts (The U.K.
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El Paso County Courthouse reports shortage in court translators - El ...

El Paso County Courthouse reports shortage in court translators - El ... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Council of Judges Administrator Mike Izquierdo attributed the increase to a shortage in certified court English-Spanish interpreters in El Paso. The vacancy of three of the five full-time interpreter positions at the courthouse has ...
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"Interpreting is my Mecca" says the UK's only male Muslim interpreter

"Interpreting is my Mecca" says the UK's only male Muslim interpreter | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
One of the things I am very proud to be able to say is that, as far as I know, I am the only UK Muslim born male who is a fully qualified and NRCPD registered BSL interpreter. This may be a big cla...
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Can Digital Devices Replace Interpreters? | Official website of Sign ...

Can Digital Devices Replace Interpreters? | Official website of Sign ... | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
While walking the streets of New York, nearly every person I see is staring down at a screen, fully engaged with digital devices. Through technology, our world has become incredibly connected; yet disconnected at the same ...
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