We are delighted to announce that sociolinguists Abby Walker and Katie Carmichael have both taken positions as tenure-track Assistant Professors of English at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) in Blacksburg, Virginia.
Congratulations are due to Rory Turnbull, who has been chosen as a winner of the 2014 G. Micheal Riley International Travel Award.
Congratulations to Kathryn Campbell-Kibler, whose project, "Ohio Speaks: Integrating Research and Pedagogy" has won a $14,000 Grant for Research and Creative Activity in the Arts and Humanities from the Division of Arts and Humanities.
Bob Levine has been elected to serve on the University Senate and the Faculty Council as an alternate representing the election district of the College of Arts and Sciences. He will serve a two-year term, AU2014 - SP2016. Congratulations Bob.
Congratulations are due to Marie-Catherine de Marneffe, whose proposal, 'Universal dependencies' has won $41,869 for a one-year project from the highly competitive Google Research Awards program.