Translator #948
Montevideo, Uruguay
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Mercedes began Translation Studies at Universidad de Belgrano and has always felt attracted to practices that promote not only physical but also mental and spiritual health like yoga and meditation. For that reason, after moving back to Uruguay she began working as a Freelance Translator for institutes and organizations that focus on human welfare like the Love, Serve, Remember Foundation. Working for these organizations encouraged her to successfully complete her Postgraduate studies in Translation at Instituto Universitario Crandon.

Highlights

Last Login
4/19/16
Samples
4

Language Projects

  • English (US) to Spanish (South America)100+
  • English (UK) to Spanish (South America)100+

Summary of Language Experience

English (US) to Spanish (South America)

Mercedes has been studying English since she was 8 and has been in contact with American culture its literature, films and TV programs since very young.
Her language skills were the key that opened her first job opportunity as a receptionist in a bank at the age of 18. She also traveled to Miami, working as Translator and Interpreter for a doctor in Traditional Chinese Medicine, experience that nurtured her affinity for translations that promote peopleĀ“s integral health. This affinity led her to base her Postgraduate thesis on the founder of the Love, Serve Remember Foundation, Ram Dass and to later begin working for the organization.

English (UK) to Spanish (South America)

Mercedes has been studying English since she was 8. At the age of 18 she received her first international English certification from the University of Cambridge and has been in contact with English culture its literature, films and music since very young.
Her language skills were the key that opened her first job opportunity as a receptionist in a bank at the age of 18. She has a special affinity for translations that promote peopleĀ“s integral health.

Industry Projects

  • Spirituality100+

Summary of Industry Experience

Spirituality

Mercedes has translated many articles abroad about Traditional Chinese Medicine, spiritual practices as yoga and meditation, healthy eating habits, culture and alternative lifestyle for international organizations such as the Love, Serve, Remember Foundation and the Shing Shiang Institute.

Product Projects

  • Article50+
  • Book1

Summary of Product Experience

Article

Mercedes has translated many articles abroad about Traditional Chinese Medicine, spiritual practices as yoga and meditation, healthy eating habits, culture and alternative lifestyle for international organizations such as the Love, Serve, Remember Foundation and the Shing Shiang Institute.

Book

Mercedes has translated a 3000 words chapter of the book "Polishing the Mirror" by Ram Dass for her Postgraduate thesis for which she and her partner obtained the highest grade of their class.