Our Graduates

More than one hundred language services professionals have graduated from Translation & Interpreting Studies. Our graduates go on to a variety of industry and academic positions. Most enter the language services industry. Many have launched successful freelance businesses in the US and abroad. Others have secured positions as CEOs, sales or project managers, editors, quality control specialists, or translators in translation companies across the globe.

We also have alumni active in academia, chairing or teaching in translation and/or interpreting programs across the nation. Approximately five per cent of our graduates pursue PhD studies, and many of them are employed in academic positions in the US and abroad.

Congratulations to our recent graduates

Graduate Certificate

Marianne Zitzewitz (Spanish to English Translation)


Audrey Barker (French to English Translation)
Lorena González (English to Spanish Translation)
Samantha Howe (Spanish to English Translation)
Marisa Irwin (German to English Translation)
Katelynn Latta (Accelerated BA French & Global Studies & MA in French to English Translation & French <> English Interpreting)
Nastassja Myer (German to English Translation)
Clare Urbanski (French to English Translation and Russian to English Translation)
Jennifer Vevian-Sparf (French to English Translation & MLIS)
Rachel Wenndt (French to English Translation)

Best wishes for your continued success!

“I got my Master’s in Translation from UWM and within six months I was able to pay my bills working as a freelance translator & interpreter. Not bad!”

Susie Schweigert, MA in Translation (2011)