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Eileen Hennessy

Eileen Hennessy

Adjunct Associate Professor

Eileen B. Hennessy specializes in the translation of legal documents into English from several West European languages. She also translates general commercial materials, insurance contracts, and vital records and educational records, and has served on temporary translation assignments with the United Nations.  Having begun her career as a translator of art history books, she is still active in this specialization.  She is certified by the ATA for translation into English from French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, and German. She is the author of articles on translation and has published in trade journals.

Eileen published two  collections of poems, This Country of Gale-force Winds and Places Where We Have Lived Forever, as well as individual poems and short stories published in numerous on-line and print literary journals.

Past Courses

French to English Translation of Contracts

Gain a solid foundation in contract writing style and terminology that enables you to translate from French to English accurately and efficiently.