Tag: OSTI

Reflections on the 2016 OSTI Annual Conference

-by Jazmin Manjarrez On a beautiful sunny weekend in Bend, Oregon, a group of translators and interpreters came together to celebrate the Third Annual Conference of the Oregon Society of Translators and Interpreters. Friends and colleagues gathered to… Read More

Show All Your Cards in Bend, Oregon

Show All Your Cards in Bend, Oregon At last year’s conference in Portland, attendees had fun picking their top three location choices for OSTI’s 2016 event. Bend was the clear favorite. With its sunny, dry climate, infinite outdoor… Read More

OSTI: Supporting All, Including a Vietnamese Interpreter in Eugene

By Bradley Owen My name is Bradley Owen and I am a new interpreter working in the Eugene/Springfield sister-city area in the lower Willamette Valley.  I moved to this beautiful multicultural community from the East Coast in 2014…. Read More

“Death by a Thousand Cuts”

By Juan Lizama It is not the complex syntax, long sentences or technical passages that dash the hopes of most candidates seeking to pass the American Translators Association (ATA) certification exam. According to ATA exam graders Holly Mikkelson… Read More

Like Minds Meet at ACES

It was an honor for the team from American Translators Association (ATA) and the Oregon Society of Translators and Interpreters (OSTI) to interact with hundreds of experts at the recent American Copy Editors Society (ACES) conference in Portland,… Read More