Alyssa Nelson Wins Undergraduate Research Scholarship

November 21, 2016
The Oval on OSU main campus

Congratulations are due to Alyssa Nelson (advisor Cynthia Clopper) who has been awarded a College of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Research Scholarship. Alyssa is writing a thesis on the development of vowel systems in children from three regional dialects of American English.

Micha Elsner awarded an NSF grant

August 25, 2014
Photo of Micha Elsner.

Congratulations to Micha Elsner, who with Naomi Feldman (University of Maryland) has been awarded an NSF grant for the 3-year project, "Cognitive models of the acquisition of vowels in context." An abstract of the project is included below. Terrific news, Micha!

Congratulations to Dr. Plummer

January 4, 2014
Andy Plummer

Congratulations are due to Andy Plummer, who filed his dissertation onThe acquisition of vowel normalization during early Infancy: Theory and computational framework on Friday.

Jeonghwa Shin accepts position at Korea University

June 20, 2013
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Congratulations to Jeonghwa Shin, who has accepted a lecturer position at Korea University in Seoul, Korea.  She will be teaching courses in the theory of second language acquisition and research methods in linguistic studies.

Glad to hear this, Jeonghwa.

Jeff Holliday accepts Post-Doc at IU

June 2, 2012
Jeff Holliday

Congratulations are due to Jeff Holliday, who chose from multiple offers, and in the end accepted a 2-year post-doctoral fellowship in the Department of Second Language Studies at Indiana University in Bloomington. Terrific news. Best wishes, Jeff.