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Bob Levine wins Larger Grant

December 29, 2016
Photo of Bob Levine.

Congratulations are due to Professor Bob Levine, who is the recipient of a 2016-17 Larger Grant award from the College of Arts and Sciences through the Office of Research for his project “Ellipsis without structure.”  The award provides $6,500 toward expenses for a project that expands the p

Bethany Toma Wins Two Awards

November 21, 2016
The Oval at OSU main campus

Congratulations are due to Bethany Toma (advisor: Judith Tonhauser), to whom the Arts and Sciences Honors Committee has given two awards: a $4,500 Undergraduate Research Scholarship and a $2,000 International Research Grant for her excellent research proposal to study the syntax, semantics and pr

Peter Culicover invited for an Erskine Visiting Fellowship

August 25, 2014
Peter Culicover

Congratulations to Peter Culicover, who has been invited for an Erskine Visiting Fellowship at the University of Canterbury, NZ (for the winter - April 24 through June 6). In addition to lecturing, he will be conducting research on constructional approaches to syntactic theory.

Cynthia Johnson awarded Presidential Fellowship

November 20, 2013
Cindy Johnson

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

Peter Culicover wins book cover contest

October 30, 2013
Grammar and Complexity cover

Congratulations to Peter Culicover, whose book, “Grammar & Complexity: Language at the Intersection of Competence and Performance” won the book cover contest at the 2013 Arts & Humanities Faculty Recognition Reception.