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Kevin on Interpretreting for Shandong businessman

November 28, 2011
Kevin Slaten interprets in Weifang, China.

I came to know the owner of a plastic bag company via a professor friend at Ocean University here. At the end of October, this owner told me that he had a client coming in from Cincinnati, Ohio in a week to check out the Chinese company's factory and talk about a product issues.

Jenni Young at Care for Children

November 28, 2011
Group photo of children and teachers belonging to Care for Children.

In August 2011, Jenni began working at an organization in Beijing called Care for Children. Care for Children started out as a charity project to train employees in the Chinese foster care and adoption system how to educate children with severe learning and behavioral disabilities.

Kevin Slaten works with NGO

November 25, 2011
Kevin Slaten teaching children in China.

"In the summer, I began an internship at an NGO, which provides a variety of free services for migrant workers in Qingdao, including mediation of disputes with employers, classes for workers' kids, organizing entertainment activities, etc.