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  • Student News: Michelle Morales and Danielle Ronkos

    Michelle Morales and Danielle Ronkos received a Provost’s Pre-Dissertation Summer Research Award for 2016. This award of $4,000 is in recognition of their academic interests and achievement. Read more

  • Student News: Jennifer Seale's Spring Conference Presentations

    Jennifer Seale will be presenting at SALSA 2016 (Symposium About Language and Society - Austin) this April in Austin, Texas, and at PALA 2016 (Poetics and Linguistics Association) this July in Cagliari, Italy. Read more

  • Student News: Stephanie Kakadelis and Sarah Kresh

    Congratulations to Stephanie Kakadelis for winning a Graduate Center Dissertation Year Fellowship award for the 2016-2017 Academic Year, and to Sarah Kresh for winning the Graduate Center Florence Bloch Dissertation Fellowship for the 2016-2017 Academic Year. Read more

  • Faculty Publication: Christina Tortora

    Romance Linguistics 2013
    (John Benjamins, 2016) Read more

  • Student News: Lauren Spradlin's Totes Amaze LSA Talk

    Lauren Spradlin's presentation at the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America in January, "A Morphophonological Account of 'Totes' Constructions in English," has garnered excitement in the press, including the Washington Post. The slides and a video recording of the talk are available at Lauren's OpenCUNY page. Read more

  • Faculty Award: Virginia Valian

    Virginia Valian is co-investigator with Gillian Small on the CUNY Faculty Awards Expansion Project, a grant from the Sloan Foundation to increase awards to CUNY faculty. Read more

  • Elaine Klein in GC News feature story, "Serving the 'Highest of High-Risk Students"

    Elaine Klein, associate professor emerita of Linguistics, featured in GC News article about Bridges, an extraordinary program at the GC that serves a population about whom very little is known: Students with Interrupted or Inconsistent Formal Education (SIFE). Read more

  • Student News: Cindy Chen

    Cindy Chen presented a poster, the Insignificance Reading of Shenme in Chinese, at MACSIM5 at University of Delaware, Oct. 3rd, 2015.

    She will be presenting Subject Production by Monolingual English-speaking Children: A Corpus Study at the 90th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America, Jan. 7-10, 2016, in Washington. Read more

  • Student News: Lianye Zhu

    Lianye Zhu presented at Binghampton University's 2nd Annual Conference on Foreign Language Teaching in 2014. Read more

  • Student News: Lauren Spradlin

    Lauren Spradlin presented at Penn Linguistics Conference 39 (March 2015) and the Twelfth International Columbia School Conference in the Interaction of Linguistic Form and Meaning with Human Behavior, Columbia University (Joint work with Dr. Ricardo Otheguy, February 2015).

    She will be presenting at the 90th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America (January 2016)

    Congratulations to Lauren for receiving the following awards:

    1. Columbia School Linguistics Society Fellowship ($15,000 for the 2015-2016 academic year)
    2. Advanced Research Collaborative Student Fellowship ($4,000 for Fall 2015)
    3. Ernesto Malave Merit Scholarship ($1500 for 2015-2016)
    Lauren has the following publications forthcoming:
    1. Co-editing a special issue of Linguistic Approaches to Bilingualism focusing on bilingualism and executive function with Irina Sekerina (to appear 2016)
    2. Paper in Penn's Proceedings is already in press, and will be available electronically Spring 2016
    3. Blevins, J., L. Spradlin, and B. Macaulay. (To appear) Perceptual similarity and sound change typology: Notes on θ>f and f>θ. Diachronica.
    4. Co-authoring two papers that will appear in an upcoming volume of Columbia School Linguistics papers, one with Dr. Ricardo Otheguy and one with Dr. Juliette Blevins.
    Read more