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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

Talks/Events link added

Published: January 24, 2013

To access the department’s seminar and colloquium schedule please follow the link Talk/Events above. These events will no longer be posted on this blog.

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Category: General

Colloquium 01/18 – Jeffrey Lidz (Maryland)

Published: January 14, 2013

Jeffrey Lidz (Maryland) will give a colloquium talk this Friday in Public Affairs 2270, at 11 a.m. As always, a social hour will follow at 1 pm in Campbell 2122. The title of the talk is: Children’s Attitude Problems Location: Public Affairs 2270 (Please note the change in location from last quarter) Time: Friday, January…

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Category: General

Psychobabble 01/15 – Bozena Pajak (UCSD/Rochester)

Published: January 14, 2013

Bozena Pajak (UCSD/Rochester) will be presenting in Psychobabble this week. Speaker: Bozena Pajak Date/Time: Tuesday, January 15, 4-6pm Location: Campbell 2122 Title: Modeling generalization in distributional learning of phonetic categories Contact: Carson Schutze Abstract: Distributional learning guides the acquisition of phonetic categories, both native and non-native, but its underlying mechanisms are still relatively poorly understood….

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Category: Faculty, General

AIS 01/15 – Pam Munro

Published: January 14, 2013

Pam Munro will be speaking in AIS this week. Speaker: Pam Munro Date/Time: Tuesday, January 15, 1-2pm Location: Campbell 2122 Title: TBA Contact: Pam Munro

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Category: Faculty, General

Phonetics Seminar 01/14 – Sun-Ah Jun

Published: January 14, 2013

Sun-Ah Jun will be reporting on the Intonation Workshop she attended this past weekend in Phonetics Seminar this week. Speaker: Sun-Ah Jun Date/Time: Monday, January 14, 4-6pm Location: Campbell 2101K Title: What to Label and How to Build a ToBI Database Contact: Pat Keating  

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SynSem 01/11 – Peter Jenks (UCB)

Published: January 11, 2013

We will have Pere Jenks from UCB this week in the first SynSem of Winter Quarter. Speaker: Peter Jenks (UCB) Date/Time: Friday, January 11, 2-4pm Location: Campbell 2122 Title: Quantifier Float and Scope in Thai Contact: Dominique Sportiche Abstract: In this paper I present an analysis of quantifier float (Q-float) in Thai as overt Quantifier…

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