Congratulations to Tsz-Him Tsui, who has been awarded a student Enrichment Grant for $3,000 from the Office of International Affairs for his proposed research, Perception and production of Seiyap Chinese consonants. The funds will allow him to conduct fieldwork for his dissertation in China
Anouschka Foltz in her blog describes how climate change is affecting linguistics, especially language death. As climate change affects areas with high levels of linguistic diversity, there is an increased danger for many vulnerable languages.
Congratulations to Hope Dawson, who assumed the Presidency of the North American Association for the History of the Language Sciences (NAAHoLS), one of the Linguistic Society of America's "sister societies", at the recent meetin
I invite you to read a recent piece by Liz Alcalde of ASC Communications on the "COSI course" taught collaboratively by linguists Kathryn Campbell-Kibler, Laura Wagner (Psychology) and Leslie Moore (Teaching and Learning) here: