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  • Zhuo Chen's "Shenme as a Dependent Indefinite"

    Zhuo Chen gave a talk at the 41st Penn Linguistics Conference, March 26, 2017. The title of the talk is `Shenme as a Dependent Indefinite’. She will also present a poster on this topic at the 35th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics which will be held April 28 - 30, 2017 at University of Calgary, Canada.

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  • Student News: Jennifer Hamano

    Congratulations to Jennifer Hamano for being awarded a Graduate Center Dissertation Year Award for the 2017-18 Academic Year! Read more

  • Student News: Daniel Mann

    Congratulations to Daniel Mann for having been selected for a Graduate Center Florence Bloch Dissertation Fellowship for the 2017-18 Academic Year! Read more

  • Student News: Ignacio Montoya, Agustina Carando, and Miho Nagai

    A big congratulations to Ignacio Montoya, Agustina Carando, and Miho Nagai, all of whom have received tenure-track positions.

    Ignacio Montoya got a tenure-track position (Linguistics in the Dept. of English) at the University of Nevada, Reno.

    Agustina Carando got a tenure-track position in the Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of California, Davis.

    Miho Nagai got a tenure-track position (Japanese and Linguistics) at Winona State University, Minnesota. Read more

  • Collaborative Research: A Corpus of New York City English: Audio-Aligned and Parsed

    New NSF Grant awarded to Linguistics faculty Christina Tortora (College of Staten Island and GC), Cecelia Cutler (Lehman College and GC), Michael Newman (Queens College and GC), Bill Haddican (Queens College and GC) and Beatrice Santorini (UPenn)

    Title:  Collaborative Research: A Corpus of New York City English: Audio-Aligned and Parsed
    Amount:  $ 740,608 Read more

  • GC Symposium Highlights Interdisciplinary Approaches to Multilingualism in Education

    On September 23, 2016, the Research Institute for the Study of Language in Urban Society (RISLUS) hosted Multilingualism and Language Empowerment, A Response to Inequality, a Graduate Center Symposium. The symposium highlighted the value and relevance of language and literacy projects conducted at the Graduate Center to New York’s multilingual population. Presenters shared multilingual approaches to improving access to education for immigrant students and speakers of minority languages.
    Throughout the day, 27 researchers, educators, curriculum developers, and other specialists shared their innovations and research. The symposium’s 102 attendees were comprised of colleagues across 13 CUNY campuses, and 10 institutions outside of CUNY, including 8 representatives from the New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE). Read more

  • Welcome Fall 2016 Cohort!

    Ph.D. Ibtisam Ammouri, Kathleen M.Cullen, Andre Eliatamby, Pamela Franciotti, Boram Kim, Armando Tapia M.A. Liliana Boladz Nekipelov, (CL) Kelsey Bourque, Giacomo Castronovo, Jiezl V.V.... Read more

  • Congratulations to our 2016 Graduates!

    Ph.D. John Stewart, Marisa Nagano, Elizabeth Pratt, Nadav Sabar, Emily Zane, Chun-Yi Peng, Han-Byul Chung MA Rebecca Lovering-Johnson, Steven Butler, Adam Goodkind, Hanna Smokoski Read more

  • Student News: Michelle Morales, Danielle Ronkos, Nora Goldman, Rachel Rakov, Reid Vancelette, and Lauren Spradlin


    Michelle Morales, and Danielle Ronkos each received  a Provost’s Pre-Dissertation Summer Research Award ($4,000).

    Nora Goldman, Rachel Rakov, and Reid Vancelette were awarded Advanced Research Collaborative Fellowship for 2016-2017.

    Lauren Spradlin received a Columbia School Linguistics Society Graduate Student Fellowship for the 2015-2016 ($15,000).

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  • Congratulations to our 2015–2016 Graduates!

    Congratulations to our graduates!

    Congratulations to our graduates!

    Best Wishes to our 2015-2016 Graduates!
    John Stewart
    Marisa Nagano
    Elizabeth Pratt
    Nadav Sabar
    Emily Zane
    Chun-Yi Peng
    Han-Byul Chung

    Rebecca Lovering
    Steven Butler
    Adam Goodkind
    Robin Camille Davis
    Hanna Smokoski Read more