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Category: Conferences, Faculty, General, Graduate Students

UCLA @ ASA/ICA/CAA Spring 2013

Published: June 8, 2013

A number of UCLA linguists presented posters at the Spring meeting of the Acoustical Society of America in Montreal this past week. Adam Chong. Towards a model of Singaporean English intonational phonology. Marc Garellek, Robin Samlan, Jody Kreiman, and Bruce Gerratt (Dept. of Head and Neck Surgery). Perceptual sensitivity to a model of the source…

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Category: Faculty, General, Talks

Jun at UMass

Published: May 31, 2013

Sun-Ah Jun writes: I will be giving a talk at the Workshop on Explicit and Implicit Prosody in Sentence Processing, at Univ. of Massachusetts, in May 30-31, which is organized by Lyn Frazier to celebrate the contribution of Janet Fodor to the field of sentence processing.  My talk title is “Prosodic Priming and Individual Differences.”

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Category: Faculty, General, Journal Publications

Sundara in Journal of Child Language

Published: May 16, 2013

Megha Sundara was a co-author on a recently published article in Journal of Child Language. The reference is as follows: Thierry Nazzi, Karima Mersad, Megha Sundara, Galina Iakimova, Linda Polka (2013). Early word segmentation in infants acquiring Parisian French: task-dependent and dialect-specific aspects. Congratulations Megha!

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Category: General, Graduate Students, Jobs

Marc Garellek goes to UCSD!

Published: May 10, 2013

Marc Garellek has accepted a tenure-track position in the Department of Linguistics at UCSD, starting Fall 2013. He will join fellow UCLA alumnus, Ivano Caponigro, as a member of the Linguistics faculty. Congratulations Marc!

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Category: Conferences, Faculty, General

Rett & Hyams in Reykjavík

Published: May 10, 2013

Jessica Rett and Nina Hyams are heading to Reykjavík, Iceland, to give a talk at the Workshop on Syntactic Issues in Language Acquisition at the 25th Scandinavian Conference of Linguistics, to be held May 13-15. Their talk is entitled: Copy raising and evidentiality: A view from child language

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Jianjing Kuang goes to UPenn!

Published: May 3, 2013

Jianjing Kuang has accepted a tenure-track position in the Department of Linguistics at the University of Pennsylvania, starting Fall 2013. Jianjing joins fellow UCLA alumnus Robin Clark (Ph.D. 1985) as a member of the Linguistics faculty. Congratulations Jianjing!

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Thomas Graf goes to Stony Brook!

Published: May 3, 2013

Thomas Graf has accepted a tenure-track position in the Linguistics Department at Stony Brook University in New York, starting Fall 2013. Thomas joins fellow UCLA alumna Marie Huffman (Ph.D. 1989) as a member of the Linguistics faculty. Congratulations Thomas!

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