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Congratulations to Christina Newhall for recently receiving a Special Honors Award from the Aleut Foundation for $12,500 to help with her final year in the doctoral program.

Post date: Mon, 13/09/2021 - 8:41am

We are excited to announce a job opportunity for a Professor of Practice in Computational Linguistics. This full-time teaching position involves teaching eight courses per year in our online MSc program in Human Language Technology, including Statistical Natural Processing, Computational Linguistics and programming for HLT. For further information, visit the job ad here: https://arizona.csod.com... Read more

Post date: Wed, 18/08/2021 - 12:49pm
Post date: Tue, 10/08/2021 - 11:47am

This year's WCCFL conference materials are now openly accessible in the University of Arizona Research Data repository (ReDATA). https://doi.org/10.25422/azu.data.c.5325401.v2

You can read the full story on the Library News site, which includes a cool snapshot of Christina Laree Newhall's presentation poster on the Unangam Tunuu language:... Read more

Post date: Tue, 27/07/2021 - 11:29am

The Coyote Papers Committee is pleased to announce this year's publication of Coyote Papers:

Nitschke, Remo, Damian Y. Romero Diaz, Gabriela De La Cruz Sánchez, John W. W. Powell, Kristina Mihajlović, Luis A. Irizarry-Figueroa, George-Michael Pescaru, Florian Hafner (eds.), Coyote Papers 23: Proceedings of the Arizona Linguistics Circle 14

The full volume is openly accessible through the Campus Repository here: ... Read more

Post date: Tue, 15/06/2021 - 11:39am

Please join us for the joint in-person/online Arizona Linguistics Circle conference in October 2021! This will be the 15th year of ALC. ... Read more

Post date: Thu, 10/06/2021 - 3:04pm

Sonja Lanehart was quoted discussing the importance of teaching Critical Race Theory, and of teaching about the Tulsa Massacre that happened 100 years ago.

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Post date: Thu, 10/06/2021 - 3:03pm

Congratulations to our own Sonja Lanehart on winning an ACLS Digital Extension Grant to study "ethniCITY: Mapping Places of Belonging"! This looks like fascinating work that will be coming up.

Post date: Thu, 10/06/2021 - 3:01pm

Excellent article about our own Ofelia Zepeda's work. It starts by discussing her poetry, and then goes on to her work with UNESCO for endangered languages.

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Post date: Thu, 10/06/2021 - 3:00pm

This article about the proposed new Tohono O'odham Language Center quotes our own Ofelia Zepeda and alumnus Ron Geronimo (NAMA 2010). This is a very encouraging project.

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Post date: Thu, 10/06/2021 - 2:58pm

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