Author Archives: Richard Samson

Richard Samson

About Richard Samson

I’m a teacher living in Osona, Spain. I'm into tennis, dogs, and chickens. I’m also interested in translation and Moodle (well, digital tools for teaching, in general).

¡Ya tenemos ganadora del concurso #TranslatorWanted!

El pasado mes de junio celebramos el concurso sobre traducción #TranslatorWanted para reivindicar la figura del traductor/a. Se trata de una iniciativa impulsada por el Grado de Traducción, Interpretación y Lenguas Aplicadas (UOC, UVic-UCC). Este concurso consistía en capturar con … Continue reading

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International Translation Day

Over here in Vic I got distracted by end-of-term tasks but now things are settling down again and I have just read about the milestone news from the United Nations, meeting in General Assembly on 24 May. Among other things, … Continue reading

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#TRANSLATORWANTED 2017

Reivindicamos la figura del traductor. Concurso de traducción Hemos organizado la segunda edición del concurso TRANSLATOR WANTED para reivindicar la figura del traductor, su profesionalidad y su indispensable presencia en distintos ámbitos de las letras, la comunicación y el lenguaje. Los … Continue reading

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Winner of the Tradiling challenge!

We are pleased to announce the winner of the Tradiling challenge held last month. Our ex-colleague and friend Javier Leiva was faster than anybody else, sending the keyword  (safecrackers) only 42 minutes after publication of the last clues. That is … Continue reading

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e-week Tradiling challenge

The Tradiling challenge is one of the UVic-UCC e-week activities for 2017. To take part in this competition, you just need to answer the questions that appear throughout the week 24 – 28 April 2017. The first person to send … Continue reading

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