Budget cuts cut vulnerable populations the deepest

...program the provides sign language interpreters will be defunded. That means that...still have Jessica Podruchny and other interpreters signing alongside speakers at important...devastating-attack-airwavesSign language interpreters:
Fairbanks seeks interpreters for Arctic Winter Games

...Mimi Chapin, one of the interpreter organizers. "Fairbanks...and Russian and works as an interpreter for Ice Alaska.She is to bring in volunteer interpreters for each language spoken...Fairbanks, is helping to find interpreters for the games. He said he...
Juneau testifies against budget cuts; Medicaid expansion; Juneau Youth Court; SERRC programs including the Juneau Construction Academy; sign language interpreters; sexually transmitted infection testing and treatment; pre-kindergarten education; Alaska Legal Services; and the University...
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Interpreters take on a new look at Mendenhall Glacier

...the important issues at Even before interpreters got their new look, the Mendenhall...too official," said Matt Brooks, an interpreter at the glacier for four years. "I...say, 'Are you a police officer?' " interpreter Laurie Craig said. " 'Um, no...
Cultural presentations continue at Glacier Bay Lodge

...Services department continues its series of Tlingit performances and cultural presentations at the Glacier Bay Lodge. Tlingit interpreters Alice Haldane and Bertha Franulovich will share traditional stories and songs in a program called "Tlingit Fireside Stories...
Language Interpreter Center to hold information sessions

...The Anchorage-based Language Interpreter Center, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing quality interpreters to government, business and social...Dimond Courthouse. The Language Interpreter Center collaborates with the Rasmuson...
Left of the limelight

...shone another star: Sign Language Interpreter Jessica Podruchny.The stubborn young...of very few on a list of available interpreters. She said it was an honor to interpret...said there's always a need for more interpreters, or simply for more people to talk...
Ship's chief engineer pleads guilty to pollution charge

...time, with the Lebanese citizen spending six months behind bars.Nicolas speaks Arabic and made no statement through his interpreter, beyond yes or no and "I did this."U.S. District Judge Michael Mosman suggested a June sentencing date, but shifted...
Naturally naturalists

...Service's seasonal interpreters at the Mendenhall...second-year interpreter at the visitor...third-year seasonal interpreter from California...the 23 seasonal interpreters at the visitor...second-year interpreter. In November...understand that interpreters are just doing...
Hot rod driver gets 3 months for injuring passenger

...father of injured passenger Siaosi Maake and Silver's uncle, spoke to the judge in his native tongue with the help of an interpreter. He said he helped raise Silver in Tonga and considers him a son. Silver lived in Tonga until he was 12 and emigrated to...


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