Blue Urpi Blog

This is the place where Gloria shares about topics related to translation, interpreting, medicine, ethics, and much more!

Medicine

Stiff Person Syndrome & Resources

Stiff-Person Syndrome / Resources By Gloria M. Rivera This week, singer Celine Dion announced that she suffered from Stiff Person Syndrome (SPS)[síndrome de la persona

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Spanish

¿Curita o tirita?

¿Curita o Bandita? By Gloria M. Rivera As a Spanish translator and interpreter in the US I work with different variants of Spanish. That is

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Terminology

I heart newspapers

I ❤️ newspapers By Gloria M. Rivera I love newspapers. Opening them in the morning, the crinkly sound of paper, the smell of ink and

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Blog Anatomy
Interpreting

Cute Anatomy in English

Cute Anatomy in English By Gloria M. Rivera “Spanish interpreters use so many fancy words,” a provider told me when I interpreted “collar bone” as

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