Prof. Sam Al Khatib taught two week-long classes on the semantics of tense and aspect at ESSLLI 2017 with Prof. Yael Sharvit from UCLA. The handouts for these two classes can be found at the following sites.
Introduction to the semantics of tense and aspect[irit.fr]: https://www.irit.fr/esslli2017/courses/3[irit.fr]
Theories of sequence-of-tense[irit.fr]: https://www.irit.fr/esslli2017/courses/13[irit.fr] Read more
Congratulations to our 2016-2017 graduates:
Han-Byul Chung (June 16)
Michelle McSweeney (Sept. 16)
Chun-Yi Peng (Sept. 16)
Euna Cho (May 17)
Ingrid Heidrick (May 17)
Rui Huang (Sept. 16)
Larissa Miller (Sept. 16)
Maxwell Schwartz (Sept.16)
Rebecca Lovering (Sept. 16)
Mark Romig (Sept. 16)
Jason Greenberg (Sept.16)
Brian Sloan (Sept. 16)
Stanley Chen (Sept. 16)
Carolina Fraga (Sept. 16)
Khanin Chaiphet (May 17)
Episode 3 features Ph.D. student Jet Vonk (Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences) and her advisor, Distinguished Professor Loraine Obler (Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences/Linguistics). Read more
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.
Congratulations to Jennifer Hamano for being awarded a Graduate Center Dissertation Year Award for the 2017-18 Academic Year! Read more
Congratulations to Daniel Mann for having been selected for a Graduate Center Florence Bloch Dissertation Fellowship for the 2017-18 Academic Year! Read more
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
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
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
Ibtisam Ammouri, Kathleen M.Cullen, Andre Eliatamby, Pamela Franciotti, Boram Kim, Armando Tapia
Liliana Boladz Nekipelov, (CL) Kelsey Bourque, Giacomo Castronovo, Jiezl V.V.... Read more