2015 ATA School Outreach Contest Winner: Molly Yurick

By ATA | September 24, 2015

Molly Yurick, a Spanish>English translator based in Oviedo, Spain, won ATA’s 2015 School Outreach Contest with a photo of her presentation to bilingual students…

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2014 ATA School Outreach Contest Winner: Jenny Stillo

By ATA | September 24, 2014

The 2014 School Outreach Contest winner was Jenny Stillo, a Spanish interpreter and translator based in Crested Butte, Colorado. Jenny took an interactive approach…

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Jenny Stillo School Outreach Profile

By ATA | September 24, 2014

Reaching Out to the Advanced Placement Classroom In May 2014 I visited Crested Butte Community School in Crested Butte, Colorado. The students were high…

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ATA’s School Outreach Program: Understanding the Value of Educating the Public

By ATA | April 1, 2014

By Meghan McCallum As translators and interpreters, we all understand the value of language skills, but it is important for the general public to…

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2013 ATA School Outreach Contest Winner: María Elena Gaborov

By ATA | September 24, 2013

A photo taken during a presentation at the University of North Carolina (UNC) won the 2013 ATA School Outreach Contest. María Elena Gaborov said…

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2012 ATA School Outreach Contest Winner: Birgit Vosseler-Brehmer

By ATA | September 24, 2012

Birgit Vosseler-Brehmer, winner of ATA’s 2012 School Outreach Contest, recalls that the idea of speaking to an 11th-grade English class at the Kurfürst-Salentin Gymnasium…

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2011 ATA School Outreach Contest Winner: Marcelo Pelliccioni

By ATA | September 24, 2011

Marcelo Pelliccioni was the winner of the 2011 ATA School Outreach Contest. As a teacher at the Bristol Middle School in Connecticut, Marcelo knew…

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2010 ATA School Outreach Contest Winner: Ana Safrin

By ATA | September 24, 2010

Ana Safrin, an English>Brazilian Portuguese freelance translator in Cooper City, Florida, was the winner of ATA’s 2010 School Outreach Contest. Ana spoke with second-…

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Emily Safrin and Jon Wan School Outreach Profile

By ATA | September 24, 2010

Using the 2018 Winter Olympics to Talk About T&I to High School Students This February, my colleague John Wan and I were invited to…

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2009 ATA School Outreach Contest Winner: Margarita Griggs

By ATA | September 24, 2009

The 2009 ATA School Outreach Award went to Margarita Griggs, a translator and interpreter in Reno, Nevada. The winning photo shows Margarita in an…

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2008 ATA School Outreach Contest Winner: Sandra Burns Thomson

By ATA | September 24, 2008

For 2008 School Outreach Winner Sandra Burns Thomson, it started as a way to join her young son in the classroom. When she volunteered…

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2007 ATA School Outreach Contest Winner: Alina Mugford

By ATA | September 24, 2007

Alina Mugford of Bradenton, Florida, won the 2007 ATA School Outreach Contest. Alina spoke to Spanish IV students at Manatee High School. Using presentation…

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