Graduate Students

Category: Conferences, General, Graduate Students

UCLA Linguists at GURT 2013 / ACAL 44

Published: March 5, 2013

Laura McPherson and Sadie Martin will be giving talks at the upcoming Georgetown University Round Table / 44th Annual Conference on African Linguistics. Laura’s talk is entitled: “Tonal competition in the Dogon DP: a constraint-based approach to conflict resolution” Sadie’s talk is entitled: “The “Instrumental” Construction in Twi”

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Category: Conferences, General, Graduate Students

Tellings @ BLS 39

Published: February 11, 2013

Jos Tellings will be presenting at BLS 39 at Berkeley this coming weekend. His talk is entitled: “Clitics and voicing in Dutch.” His abstract is as follows: Abstract: In Dutch, the process of clitic attachment to verbal stems interacts with voicing processes such as Final Devoicing and voice assimilation. In addition free variation is attested…

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Category: Conferences, Faculty, General, Graduate Students


Published: February 6, 2013

WCCFL 31 is being held at Arizona State University this weekend. UCLA linguists will be giving a number of talks there: Craig Sailor and Gary Thoms (U. Edinburgh). On the non-existence of non-constituent coordination and non-constituent ellipsis Sun-Ah Jun and Jason Bishop. Implicit phrasing and prominence influence relative clause attachment: evidence from structural priming Martin…

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Category: Conferences, General, Graduate Students

Meaghan Fowlie at CLIN 23

Published: January 31, 2013

Meaghan Fowlie was recently in the Netherlands where she presented a poster entitled “Minimalist Grammars with Adjunction” at the 23rd meeting of Computational Linguistics In the Netherlands (CLIN 23) at the University of Twente.

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Category: Alumni, Faculty, General, Graduate Students, Journal Publications

Garellek et al in JASA

Published: January 30, 2013

Marc Garellek, Patricia Keating, Christina Esposito (PhD 2006; now at Macalester College) & Jody Kreiman (UCLA Head/Neck Surgery) have a paper published in the most recent issue of the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. It is entitled: Voice quality and tone identification in White Hmong. Congratulations to all!

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Category: General, Graduate Students

Psychobabble 12/05 – Robyn Orfitelli

Published: December 3, 2012

Robyn Orfitelli will be presenting in Psychobabble this week. Speaker: Robyn Orfitelli Date/Time: Tuesday, December 5, 4-6pm Location: Campbell 2122K Title: (Lack of) Transfer in L2 English; Implications for Comprehension Methodologies Contact: Nina Hyams

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