Mary Beckman wins Anneliese Maier Research Award

December 12, 2013
Mary Beckman

Congratulations to Mary Beckman, who has won the Anneliese Maier Research Award from the Alexander von Humbolt Foundation.  Award winners are those whose scientific achievements have been internationally recognized.

Jefferson Barlew wins Graduate Research Small Grant

December 12, 2013
Jefferson Barlew

Congratulations are due to Jefferson Barlew, who has been awarded a 2013-2014 Arts & Humanities Graduate Research Small Grant to defray costs associated with continuing his research on the Bulu Reference project.

Terrific news, Jefferson.

Professors Roberts and Tonhauser win LSA's Best Paper in Language Award

December 5, 2013
Oxley Hall

Congratulations are due to Professors Craige Roberts and Judith Tonhauser (with David Beaver and Mandy Simons) whose paper, "Toward a taxonomy of projective content" (Language 89.1, 2013), has been selected to receive the Linguistic Society of America's Best Paper in Language Award.

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

Adam Royer awarded Research Scholarship

November 20, 2013

Congratulations to Adam Royer, who has been awarded a $6000 Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Research Scholarship for his research proposal (Advisor: Cynthia Clopper), "Effects of Speaking Style and Regional Dialect on Word-Final Obstruent Devoicing".

Michael de Matto awarded Research Scholarship

November 20, 2013
Oxley Hall.

Congratulations are due to Michael de Matto, who has been awarded a $4500 Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Research Scholarship for his honors BA thesis research proposal (Advisor: Andrea Sims): "Seeking universality: Examining the cross-linguistic processing of word structure".

OSU Linguistics party at LSA

November 8, 2013
Oxley Hall

Please save the date! The Ohio State University's Department of Linguistics will be initiating the celebration of our 50th Anniversary at the LSA 2014 Annual Meeting in Minneapolis.