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
Congratulations are due to Erin Walpole (advisor Cynthia Clopper) who has been awarded a College of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Research Scholarship. Erin is writing a thesis on the segmental and prosodic cues to regional dialect classification.
Excellent news, Erin!
Congratulations are due to Alyssa Nelson (advisor Cynthia Clopper) who has been awarded a College of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Research Scholarship. Alyssa is writing a thesis on the development of vowel systems in children from three regional dialects of American English.
Congratulations are due to Robin Dautricourt (PhD 2010, Advisor Shari Speer), who has accepted a position at Amazon, working with the Alexa Language Technologies team at Amazon headquarters in Seattle, Washington. Robin says, “If you're not familiar with Alexa, or the flagship pro
Congratulations to Bridget Smith, Mary Beckman and Anouschka Foltz, (with many thanks to Jennifer Zhang) on the publication of their new book, Analyzing the sounds of languages.