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The Department of Linguistics at the University of Connecticut is a leading center for theoretical research in generative grammar, and for experimental research on child language acquisition.

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365 Fairfield Way, Unit 1145
Storrs, CT 06269-1145

Telephone: (860) 486-4229

Email: linguistics@uconn.edu

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Huang to Singapore

Nick Huang (post-doc 2019-2021) will be starting a tenure-track assistant professor position at the National University of Singapore’s Department of English Language and Literature in August. Congratulations Nick!

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Nguyen Defense

Emma Nguyen successfully defended her dissertation titled “The predictive power of lexical semantics on the acquisition of passive voice in young children” on July 27th. Congratulations, Emma! Dr. Nguyen with her committee:

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Stegovec at the EGG

The Eastern Generative Grammar (EGG) summer school is taking place online between 26th July-6th August. Adrian Stegovec will be teaching two courses at the summer school: Person restrictions in syntax: A generative typological approach (Week 1) Language particulars versus language universals: An Algonquian case study (Week 2)  

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