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Weekly Shorts | January 15, 2021

4 days ago
By MultiLingualStaff

Translation error says Spanish speakers don’t need vaccine A localization error on the Virginia Department of Health’s website told Spanish speakers they don’t need coronavirus… Continue Reading

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KUDO Marketplace: Democratizing Live Interpretation

5 days ago
By Marjolein Groot NibbelinkMarjolein Groot Nibbelink

In a conversation with Ewandro Magalhães, chief language officer at KUDO, we learned how the new KUDO Marketplace enables service users to build a stronger… Continue Reading

InterpretAmerica Closes

5 days ago
By MultiLingualStaff

Today marks the last day of operations for InterpretAmerica. Founded in 2009 by Katharine Allen and Barry Slaughter Olsen, the organization served as an open… Continue Reading

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SBA Closes Comments on Controversial Proposal

6 days ago
By Terena BellTerena Bell

Comments are now closed on a controversial proposal from the US Small Business Administration (SBA). Rule SBA-2020-0055-0001 seeks to raise the amount language services companies… Continue Reading

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Maldonado named Women in Localization president

7 days ago
By MultiLingualStaff

Women in Localization has a new president: Argentine translation leader Cecilia Maldonado begins her one-year term today. Founded in 2008, Women in Localization is a… Continue Reading

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ATA Offers Payment Plan to Struggling Members

1 week ago
By MultiLingualStaff

Can’t afford your American Translators Association (ATA) dues? New this year, the organization is allowing members to pay in two installments: 50 percent down now,… Continue Reading

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Weekly Shorts | January 8, 2021

2 weeks ago
By MultiLingualStaff

Baltimore Sun profiles medical interpreter As covid vaccines begin to be distributed across the United States, more non-language professionals are learning to appreciate the role… Continue Reading

ATA Asks CDC Include Interpreters in Vaccine Guidance

3 weeks ago
By MultiLingualStaff

The American Translators Association (ATA) has sent a letter to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), asking it “explicitly include on-site medical interpreters… Continue Reading

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Want a Vaccine? Better Interpret for a Hospital Direct

4 weeks ago
By Terena BellTerena Bell

To get a vaccine at University of North Carolina (UNC) Health, you need to work for the hospital directly. That’s what Alan Wolf, director of… Continue Reading

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North Carolina Interpreter Vaccinated

1 month ago
By Terena BellTerena Bell

Earlier today, MultiLingual asked an important question: Will interpreters receive covid vaccines? In North Carolina at least, we have our answer. Spanish interpreter Jorge Gutierrez was… Continue Reading

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Will Interpreters Receive Vaccine?

1 month ago
By Terena BellTerena Bell

This week, doctors began administering the first of two anticipated coronavirus vaccines in the United States, BNT162b2. Unlike the United Kingdom where initial non-trial recipients… Continue Reading

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COVID Lawsuit Implicates Interpreters

1 month ago
By Terena BellTerena Bell

Interpreters working for meat manufacturer Tyson Foods are now involved in a covid-related lawsuit against the company. The suit, filed September 23rd, alleges Tyson knowingly… Continue Reading

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Nuremberg Trials, 75 years of Simultaneous Interpretation

2 months ago
By MultiLingualStaff

75 years after its first use at the Nuremberg Military Tribunals, simultaneous interpretation is still modeled largely after the process implemented by the Allies during… Continue Reading

Remote Interpreters Are Critical in the Shift to Telehealth

3 months ago
By Kristin Quinlan

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, telehealth visits were on the rise. A report by FAIR Health found telehealth claims increased by 8,336% nationally between April… Continue Reading

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Jeju Province to Expand Language Services for Workers

3 months ago
By MultiLingualStaff

Receiving thousands of requests for translation and interpretation services each year, the Jeju Province has decided to expand its language services to include seven new… Continue Reading

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Deaf ASL Interpreters on DPAN for US Presidential Debate

3 months ago
By MultiLingualStaff

In the absence of ASL interpreting services in official presidential events, DPAN has commissioned several ASL interpreters to provide interpreting services on the organization’s livestream… Continue Reading

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Conference Interpreters Face Tumultuous EU Measures

3 months ago
By MultiLingualStaff

Several of the measures put forth by the European Commission and European Parliament have aimed at mitigating the impact of contract cancellations on auxiliary conference… Continue Reading

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Remote Simultaneous Interpreting Report Released

3 months ago
By MultiLingualStaff

A CSA Research report outlines 18 companies that offer a remote simultaneous interpreting platform, some of which have made a recent shift to the industry… Continue Reading

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