Anouschka Foltz in her blog describes how climate change is affecting linguistics, especially language death. As climate change affects areas with high levels of linguistic diversity, there is an increased danger for many vulnerable languages.
Congratulations to Cynthia Johnson, who has been awarded a Presidential Fellowship from the Graduate School to conduct her dissertation research, "A historical and comparative account of semantic and syntactic agreement in Indo-European." The fellowship provides twelve months of stipen
Congratulations to Liz McCullough, Bridget Smith, and Dahee Kim who were among the new OSU PhDs hooded at Summer Term Commencement on August 4, 2013.
Congratulations to Brian Joseph and his faculty group, with members from Slavic, History, and English, who have been awarded a $175,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to organize a John E.