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News

Congratulations to Mosiah Bluecloud on winning the prestigious University Fellows Award.

Post date: Tue, 25/02/2020 - 1:56pm

Congratulations to NAMA student Cheyenne Wing. She has been awarded a prestigious internship at the Language Technolgy Institute at Carnegie Mellon University.

Post date: Thu, 30/01/2020 - 1:30pm

Ofelia Zepeda has been honored with the Victor Golla Prize, awarded by the Society for the Study of the Indigenous Languages of the Americas (SSILA).  Congratulations to Ofelia!  https://www.ssila.org/uncategorized/2019-ssila-victor-golla-prize/?fbclid=IwAR3k21PrMAX8CwQ16p3LQ1mXlWZTdBqxTcynvahzSQ6X9dMCOSKHzi3143A

 

Post date: Wed, 08/01/2020 - 10:03am

Spectacular turnout from Arizona Linguistics at #LSA2020. Tania... Read more

Post date: Wed, 08/01/2020 - 9:55am

Studying a Language—and Maybe Preserving It, Too

Post date: Fri, 02/08/2019 - 10:59am

The Uspanteko language team under the direction of Robert Henderson and Ryan Bennett (UC Santa Cruz) is working in Guatemala again this summer. Arizona linguistics graduate student Meg Harvey takes notes while team member Tomás Méndez records.

Post date: Fri, 28/06/2019 - 1:00pm

In April, 2019, the UA Linguistics Department hosted the Garden Path Series, a speaker series focused on possible career paths for individuals with linguistics degrees. This series was supported by a Graduate College Seed Grant for Maximizing Resources to Improve Time-to-degree of PhD students at the University of Arizona.

Invited speakers were UA alumni who work as linguists in various industries. During each event, there was a short presentation from the speakers, focusing on how... Read more

Post date: Tue, 25/06/2019 - 8:41am

Millie Pepion, a student in Aresta Tsosie-Paddock's second-year Navajo course, made this video as her class project.

 

 

Post date: Tue, 25/06/2019 - 8:23am

We are delighted to announce Gus Hahn-Powell as our new faculty member for Fall 2019. Let's welcome Gus to the department.

Post date: Wed, 29/05/2019 - 8:22am

Shannon Grippando was awarded a Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant (DDRIG) from the linguistics program of the National Science Foundation. He will be using the funding to support  his dissertation research about the influence orthography on speech.

 

 

Post date: Mon, 11/02/2019 - 1:41pm

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