Word of Mouth - November 2019

November 2, 2019

Announcements:

 

Seeking Bilingual Interns! We are gearing up for our Spring 2020 Language Access Project internship, which will be our most robust, impactful and exciting cycle yet! This is a paid internship. Contact meredith@globalwordsmiths.com to apply. 

 

Welcome, Bill! We welcomed a new Operations and Account Support Superstar to the team last month. Welcome to the team, Bill- we are thankful for you!

 

Thank you to All for All, GPNP, and WCS Pittsburgh. Special thanks to All for All, Greater Pittsburgh Nonprofit Partnership and Women’s Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh for providing a platform for us to talk about the importance of language access in October. It was an honor to present at the 2019 All for All Summit, GPNP Virtual Days, and WC&S’ Interpreter Training in October. 

 

We are still accepting resumes for a full-time Project and Supports Coordinator until Friday, November 8th. This is a technical position and previous experience using CAT tools is required. Contact careers@globalwordsmiths.com to apply. 

 

PLEASE VOTE on November 5th! 

 

With love, 

Mary Jayne

Culture: 

 

“Latinx” is growing in popularity- here’s a comic to help you understand why.

 

Translation, in Sickness and in Health

 

Surrealist Silvina Ocampo Shines In Two New Translations.

News: 

 

Debt Collection Industry Needs Language Access Laws, Says New York City Report

Resources:

 

Se Ve Se Escucha - a podcast by the Center for Participatory Change about language justice and what it means to be an interpreter, an organizer and bilingual in the US South.

#IYIL2019

 

Roxana Quispe Collante Makes History by Defending Her PhD Dissertation in Quechua

From our Partners and Friends

 

Casa San Jose is seeking volunteers to join its Rapid Response Team. 

 

Global Switchboard is co-hosting Pittsburgh Stands with Kashmir

Women’s Center & Shelter is hiring a Refugee, Immigrant and Limited English Speaking Team Direct Services Advocate. 

Wild Turkey Bingo Fundraiser with Literacy Pittsburgh Thrive

 

Dine to Donate Fundraiser for Pittsburgh Action Against Rape

 

Hello Neighbor cookie Table Sales are Open

Events:

 

VOTE! Vote vote vote vote vote vote vote on November 5th. 

 

APALA Know Your Rights Information Session 

 

Building New Hope Appreciation Night

 

Salsa at Ace Hotel

 

Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue

 

Conversations on 1619 Series: Post-Traumatic Cultural Disorder

 

GlobalPittsburgh First Thursdays

 

German Christmas Market 2019

 

Chili & Chat with Rangoli

 

Introduction to Indian Breads

 

Get on the bus to stand with Dreamers!

 

Hello Neighbor Cookie Table Orders are Open

 

Live and Acoustic Brazilian Music with Vera and Adriano

 

Literacy Pittsburgh Volunteer Tutor Training

 

Caribbean Reggae Nights w/ The Flow Band

 

Thanksgiving Eve Greek Night

 

Spanish Movie Night 

 

Tracing Cultural Exchanges in World History through Primary Sources: Beyond what WE got from THEM

 

Intercultural Thanksgiving Potluck with GlobalPittsburgh

 

Playtown Square Spanish Storytime

 

Residência: Jalsa by Veda Indian Small Bites Dinner

 

Les Miserables

 

Bhangra in the Burgh

 

Pittsburgh Polishfest 2019

 

Italian Cheese and Cider Tasting

 

Arkhaios Film Festival

 

Fauré Requiem

 

The HU - The Gereg Tour

 

Fall Flower Show: Japanese Inspirations

 

French Cultural Center Beaujolais Nouveau Party

 

Rodrigo y Gabriela! :D 

 

Please don’t forget to vote on Tuesday, November 5th!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload