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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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Category: Conferences, Faculty, General

Rett at SALT 23

Published: May 3, 2013

Jessica Rett and co-author, Sarah Murray (Cornell), will be presenting a poster at SALT 23, to be held this weekend at UCSC. Their poster is entitled: “A semantic account of mirative evidentials”.

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Category: Awards, General, Graduate Students

Margit Bowler awarded an NSF Graduate Fellowship!

Published: April 17, 2013

First year graduate student, Margit Bowler, has received a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship to fund linguistic fieldwork in central Australia. She will begin by conducting  research on Warlpiri, and am interested particularly in lexical categories in the language. Her long-term goal is to expand her fieldwork into related central Australian languages, for a broader perspective…

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Phonetics Lab participates in Bruin Day 2013

Published: April 12, 2013

The Phonetics lab will be participating in this year’s Bruin Day (April 13) where we will be showcasing the lab’s facilities to prospective undergraduate students and their families. http://bruinday.ucla.edu/schedule – then Tours – then Academics/Phonetics Lab (unfortunately no direct link!) We appreciate the undergrad and grad student volunteers who will make this event possible and…

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