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.

Marivic Lesho wins Ray Travel Award

June 14, 2013
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Congratulations are due to Marivic Lesho, who has won a Ray Travel Award to present her paper with Eeva Sippola (Aarhus University), "Folk perception of variation among the Chabacano varieties," at the annual meeting of the Associação de Crioulos de Base Lexical Portuguesa e Espanhola

Marie Catherine de Marneffe wins best short paper award at NAACL 13

May 30, 2013
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Congratulations to Marie Catherine de Marneffe, whose paper, 'The life and death of discourse entities: Identifying singleton mentions' with Marta Recasens and Chris Potts won the best short paper award at the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (NAACL) 2013.

Julie McGory awarded a Staff Professional Development Grant

May 30, 2013
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Congratulations to Julie McGory, who has been awarded a Staff Professional Development Grant from the College of Arts and Sciences and the ASC Staff Advisory Council to attend a conference on academic assessment in Lexington, KY.