FYIs

FYI posts are brief announcements, reminders, updates, and shout-outs. They cover successes, happenings, and advances at the Graduate Center.

FYI posts are brief announcements, reminders, updates, and shout-outs. They cover successes, happenings, and advances at the Graduate Center.

Find FYIs

Active Filters

  • Linguistics
May 20, 2022

Welcome to our Fall 2022 cohort!

PhD: Emmanuel Bawa, Ibrahim Abuelrob, Clara McMahon, Yana Miroshnychenko, Shane Quinn
MA: Zainab Akande, Nhia Borja, Rebekha Chavarin, Jalitza Gutierrez, Kaitlyn Massiah, Hui Lin Tan, Nishta Trivedi, Nicholas Uva, Kathryn Vincent, Yukun Zhang

May 19, 2022

Congratulations to Carolina Fraga for giving a talk at the Cambridge University!

Carolina Fraga gave an invited talk at the Cambridge University Romance Linguistics Circle (RoLinC: https://rolinc.org/) on May 10, 2022, on "Completive 'todo' in Rioplatense Spanish". RoLinC is jointly organized by the University of Cambridge and the University of Newcastle (UK).

May 19, 2022

Congratulations to our 2021-2022 graduates!

PhD: Boram Kim, Susana Huidobro, Chaya Nove, SeJin Oh, and Jennifer Seale

MA: Kelsey Bourque, Matthew Kadish, Jonathan I. Manczur, Lara Novic, Yuying Ren, Yulia Spektor, and Natalia Tyulina

May 19, 2022

Congratulations to Prof. Kyle Gorman for receiving another PSC-CUNY grant!

Prof. Kyle Gorman received another PSC-CUNY grant. See here for more details. 

Prof. Gorman also gave two talks at:

Michigan State University on 3/3/2022, titled “Phonotactics in phonological theory”. See here for more info.

Johns Hopkins University on 4/1/2022, titles “Weighted finite-state transducers: the later years”.  See here for more info.

May 19, 2022

Prof. Irina Sekerina received 2 awards!

1. A senior fellowship at the University of Cologne (Germany) for October-November, 2022, in CRC 1252 project on prominence.
2. A Fulbright award to go to São Paulo (Brazil)  in the spring-summer 2023.

May 3, 2022

Congratulations to the following students who’ve secured summer internships:

Natasha Tyulina at Deloitte as a Data Science NLP Intern

LeeAnn Stover at Google as a Linguist Intern

Enas Albasiri at Nvidia as Language Specialist, Speech AI

Stefanie Reed at Microsoft

April 4, 2022

Congratulations to our PhD Candidates

Xiaomeng (Amy) Ma and Hagay Schurr are getting a Graduate Center Dissertation Year (2022-2023) award.