Graduate Students

Category: General, Graduate Students, SynSem

SynSem 11/30 – Laura Kalin

Published: November 28, 2012

Laura Kalin will be speaking in Syntax & Semantics Seminar this Friday. Her talk is entitled: Two Last Resort Phenomena in Senaya (Neo-Aramaic). The abstract can be found below. Speaker: Laura Kalin Date/Time: Friday, November 30, 2-4pm Location: Campbell 2122 Title: Two Last Resort Phenomena in Senaya (Neo-Aramaic) Contact: Hilda Koopman Abstract: In this talk,…

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Category: General, Graduate Students, Seminar Talks, SynSem

SynSem 11/09 – Victoria Mateu-Martin, Jos Tellings, Cansada Martin, and Lauren Winans

Published: November 6, 2012

Please join us for Friday’s SynSem Binding MiniFest. Speaker: See below Date/Time: Friday, November 9, 2-5pm Location: Campbell 2122 Title: See below Contact: Hilda Koopman Jos Tellings  “Dutch intensifier zelf and helemaal modification”. Victoria Mateu  “The Clitic Binding Restriction Revisited: Evidence of Antilogophoricity in Spanish” Sadie Martin “That’s a problem: notes on binding of demonstrative…

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Category: Conferences, Faculty, General, Graduate Students


Published: November 2, 2012

The annual Boston University Conference on Language Development will take place this weekend in Boston. UCLA faculty and graduate students will be presenting two talks there. Jessica Rett, Nina Hyams & Lauren Winans, The effects of syntax on the acquisition of evidentiality Jamie White & Megha Sundara, Infant biases in the learning of phonological alternations  

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Category: Conferences, General, Graduate Students

Congratulations Jamie White!

Published: November 2, 2012

Graduate student Jamie White will be one of two students receiving the Society for Language Development Student Award, sponsored by the Cognitive Science Society. This award was presented today at the annual Society for Language Development Symposium (taking place in conjunction with BUCLD) today. Congratulations Jamie!

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Category: General, Graduate Students, Journal Publications

Garellek in JASA

Published: November 2, 2012

Graduate student Marc Garellek is a co-author, together with Zhaoyan Zhang, Jody Kreiman and Bruce Gerratt from the UCLA Department of Head & Neck Surgery, on a paper that was accepted in the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. Z. Zhang, J. Kreiman, B. R. Gerratt, & M. Garellek. (To appear). Acoustic and perceptual effects…

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Category: General, Graduate Students, Phonology Seminar, Seminar Talks

Phonology Seminar 10/31 – Shigeko Shinohara and Yu Tanaka

Published: October 28, 2012

Visitor Shigeko Shinohara and graduate student Yu Tanaka will be presenting ongoing work on White Hmong in Phonology seminar this week. Speaker: Shigeko Shinohara (Sophia University, Japan) and Yu Tanaka Date/Time: Wednesday, October 31, 4-6pm Location: Campbell 2122 Title: Coda Adaptation By The Codaless Tone Language White Hmong: Experimental Results Contact: Kie Zuraw

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