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  • 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.
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  • 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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  • Student Publication: Taylor Cassidy

    Congratulations to Taylor Cassidy on his journal article acceptance in TACL. His article is entitled "Dense Event Ordering with a Multi-Pass Architecture." Read more

  • Student Grant: Syelle Graves

    Congratulations to Syelle Graves on receiving a $4,000 Advanced Research Collaborative Praxis Fellowship Award for fall 2014. Read more

  • Student Conference Presentation: Justin Richards

    Justin Richards presented a paper co-authored with Min Ma and Andrew Rosenberg entitled "Using Word-burst Analysis to Rescore Keyword Search Candidates in Low Resource Languages" at the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing 2014, Florence, Italy.

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  • Student Conference Presentation: Adam Faulkner

    Congratulations to Adam Faulkner who presented his paper entitled "Automated Classification of Stance in Student Essays: An Approach Using Stance Target Information and the Wikipedia Link-based Measure" at the 27th Annual Conference of the Florida Artificial Intelligence Society (FLAIRS 27), Special Track: Applied Natural Language Processing, May 21-23 Read more

  • Student Talk: Teresa O'Neill

    Teresa O'Neill presented her talk entitled "Finiteness without Tense in English copular clauses." at the SUNY Stony Brook Brown Bag series. April 16, 2014. Read more

  • Student Publication: Leo Schmitt

    Congratulatons to Leo Schmitt, whose paper entitled "Technology as a Mediational Tool in an Online Class" has been accepted for publication in Attitudes toward technology in the classroom. Eds. Marina Dodigovic and Peter Davidson Read more