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  • UConn @ SALT 26

    Published on May 11, 2016

    Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT 26) will take place at the University of Texas, Austin,  May 12-15, 2016. UConn will be present as follows:
    • Lyn Tieu (UConn 2013) (with Jérémy Zehr, Cory Bill, Jacopo Romoli, Florian Schwarz): Presupposition projection... Continued »
  • Magdalena Kaufmann | Talk at Philosophy of Language Workshop

    Published on May 9, 2016

    Magdalena Kaufmann presented a talk "Speech Acts: The view from Semantics" at the NY Philosophy of Language Workshop on May 9, 2016. Continued »
  • UConn @ CamCoS5

    Published on May 1, 2016

    The 5th Cambridge Comparative Syntax Conference (CamCoS 5) will take place in Cambridge, UK, from May 5-7, 2016. The UConn talks are:
    • Adrian Stegovec: Between YOU and ME—Two crosslinguistic generalizations on syntactic person restrictions
    • Susi Wurmbrand: Variation in the binding... Continued »
  • Alex Vaxman | Talk at NAPhC9

    Published on May 1, 2016

    Alex Vaxman will give a talk "Accent assignment and the diacritic weight scale in Central Selkup" at the 9th North American Phonology Conference (NAPhC9), Concordia University, Montréal, May 7-8, 2016.  Continued »
  • Class of 2016

    Published on April 29, 2016

    We are pleased to announce the UConn graduate class of 2016:
    • Yoshiki Fujiwara
    • Lily Kwok
    • Brendan Sugrue
    • Shuyan Wang
    • Chantale Yunt
    We look forward to welcoming everyone in the department in the fall. Continued »
  • Aida Talić | Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award

    Aida Talić | Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award

    Published on April 27, 2016

    Aida Talić has received the 2016-2017 University Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award from the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning. Congratulations, Aida! Continued »
  • UConn @ WCCFL 34

    Published on April 27, 2016

    WCCFL 34 will take place in Salt Lake City, Utah, April 29 – May 1, 2016. UConn will be represtend by the following talks...
    • Željko Bošković: On argument ellipsis and clitic doubling
    • Adrian Stegovec: Between YOU and ME—Two generalizations on person... Continued »
  • Linda Pelletier | ASL Interpreting Minor

    Published on April 24, 2016

    We are pleased to announce that Linda Pelletier, who has been teaching in the ASL program and interpreting in the department for many years, has accepted an appointment as an Assistant Professor in Residence in the department, starting in Fall... Continued »
  • Claire Moore-Cantwell | New Post Doc

    Published on April 24, 2016

    We are pleased to announce that Claire Moore-Cantwell will join the department in Fall 2016 as a postdoctoral fellow.  Claire completed her PhD at U Mass Amherst earlier this year with a dissertation: The representation of probabilistic phonological patterns:... Continued »
  • Ryosuke Hattori | Talk at NWLC

    Published on April 18, 2016

    Ryosuke Hattori will give a talk "The Majority Influence in English-Chinese-Japanese Trilingual Acquisition" at the 32nd Northwest Linguistics Conference (NWLC), University of Washington, Apr 23-24, 2016. Continued »