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  • Student News: Adam Goodkind

    Adam Goodkind presented the following:

    1. Improvements to Keystroke-based Authentication by Adding Linguistic Context, with D.G. Brizan and A. Rosenberg, at the 7th IEEE Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications, and Sysyems (BTAS 2015)
    2. Muddying the Multiword Expression Waters: How Cognitive Demand Affects Multiword Expression Production, with A. Rosenberg, at the 11th Workshop on Multiword Expressions (NAACL 2015)
    Adam's article, Utilizing Linguistically-Enhanced Keystroke Dynamics to Predict Typist Cognition and Demographics, with co-authors D.G. Brizan, P. Koch, K. Balagani, V.V. Phoha, and A. Rosenberg, appears in the October 2015 edition of the International Journal of Human-Computer Studies.

    Congratulations to Adam for receiving the following awards:
    1. USS Donald and Mary Ellen Passantino Scholarship for Students with Disabilities ($1000)
    2. Finalist in the Google Lime Connect Scholarship
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  • Student News: Steven Butler

    Congratulations to Steven Butler for receiving the US Department of State's Critical Language Scholarship for Indonesian over the summer of 2015. Read more

  • Student Grant: Emily Long Olsen

    Congratulations to Emily Long Olsen for receiving a $14,500 NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant for 2015-2017. Read more

  • Student Fellowship: Nadav Sabar

    Congratulations to Nadav Sabar for receiving a $15,000 fellowship award from the Columbia School Linguistics Society for 2014-2015! Read more

  • Student Fellowship: Emily Zane

    Congratulations to Emily Zane for receiving a $22,000 CUNY Graduate Center Dissertation Year Fellowship award for 2015! Read more

  • Congratulations to our 2014-2015 graduates!

    Ph.D. Graduates: Agustina Carando, Ylana Beller-Marino, Li Ma, Woan Jen- Ling, Teresa O'Neill, Alex Funk

    M.A. Graduates: Danielle Ronkos, Despina Malliaroudakis, Yakov Blum, Magda Kieliszek, Linda Zalite Read more

  • Student Conference Presentation: Taylor Cassidy

    Taylor Cassidy co-ran the Tutorial entitled "Wikification and Beyond: The Challenges of Entity and Concept Grounding."  with Dan Roth, Heng Ji, and Ming-Wei Chang at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL2014)

    He also co-authored the following talks to be given at The 25th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING2014) in August.

    "Analysis and Refinement of Temporal Relation Aggregation" Taylor Cassidy and Heng Ji. The 25th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING2014)

    "The Wisdom of the Minority: Unsupervised Slot Filling Validation based on Multi-dimensional Truth-finding with Multi-layer Linguistic Indicators" Dian Yu, Hongzhao Huang, Taylor Cassidy, Heng Ji, Chi Wang, Shi Zhi, Jiawei Han, and Clare Voss.
    The 25th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING2014) Read more

  • Student Conference Presentation: Syelle Graves

    Syelle Graves presented a talk entitled "The language of medicine: Science, Practice, and Academia" at the University of Bergamo, in Bergamo, Italy, on June 19, 2014. Read more

  • Welcome New Students: 2014-2015

    Welcome Fall 2014 student cohort!


    Aguiar, Christiana H.
    Barry, Daniel A.
    Ghaly, Hussein M.
    Kanjawi-Faraj, Reem
    Lee, Yeonju
    Macaulay, Benjamin
    Nove, Chaya R.
    Pena Novas
    Josefina Ines
    Storch, Leonard S.
    Zhu, Lianye


    Aldossary, Huda
    Aufderheide, Rachel
    Butler, Steven
    Fraga, Carolina                                                          
    Johnson, Rebecca L.
    Salas Perez, Francisco

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  • Congratulations Graduates of 2014!

    Congratulations to our 2013-2014 Graduates!



    Taylor Cassidy
    Lionel Chan
    Michela Cresci
    Rebecca Curinga
    Adam Faulkner
    Lisa Ferrazzano
    Miho Nagai
    Iglika Stoyneshka
    Rachel Varra



    David Branco
    Hope Cotton
    Toni Foster
    Justin Richards
    Victoria Somogyi

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