Graduate Program in Interpreting and Translation Studies

Graduate Profiles

Graduate Student Profiles

Nazanin Kaussari (ISH 2015)Nazanin

Nazanin was awarded a Boren Fellowship is currently in Tajikistan pursuing Persian language and culture studies. She will be commenting on her travels and experiences on her blog: borentoexplore.wordpress.com

Elizabeth Gamino (ITS 2014)elizabeth

Elizabeth is working as a translator for Transperfect, an internationally recognized company providing language services and technology to global businesses for over 20 years.

Corbin Jackson (ITS 2014)

CorbinCorbin is working as a Medical Interpreter at John Hopkins Hospital. In addition to his duties as an interpreter, he will also have the additional responsibility of helping establish an interpreter awareness and education program.

Jordan Van Horn (ISH 2014)

Jordan earned a scholarship to continue her graduate studies at Columbia University in psycho-linguistics.

Tris Ann Faulkner (ITS 2014)

Tris has taken on a teaching position in Santiago, Chile

Elisabeth Baker (ITS 2014)elisabeth

Elisabeth is finishing an internship with Prolanser, an interpreting and translation company in Managua, Nicaragua. You can follow her at her blog:  elisabethbaker.wix.com/nicaragua

José Galindo-Macias (ITS 2014)

Major Galindo-Macias has returned to his duties as head of the Interpreter and Translator Group in the Mexican National Army.

Derek Cotter (ITS 2013)

Derek is working as a medical interpreter for the Children’s Hospital in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Courtney Pelley (ISH 2013)

Courtney is finishing a fellowship at Brigham and Williams Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.

Wesley Jones (ISH 2013)

Wesley is currently studying medicine at Campbell University.

 DeOnna Gray (ITS 2012)DeOnna Gray

DeOnna oversees DCCC’s Healthcare Interpreting Program and is the recipient of a 2014 College Educators Research Fellowship to support her research.