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Andrew Carnie, professor in the department of linguistics, is known among colleagues and students for his commitment to graduate education and mentoring. With his open-door policy, his academic and personal interest in his students and his knowledge of his field, he is often sought after by students for advice and guidance and, often, by those who are not his students. Carnie's students say he has an ability to bring humor and lightheartedness into the classroom in even the most challenging... Read more

Post date: Mon, 20/09/2010 - 12:00am

Thomas Bever, whose work spans several University departments, helped lay the groundwork for the study of cognitive science.

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Post date: Mon, 20/09/2010 - 12:00am

Dr Ofelia Zepeda--poet, essayist, editor, and University of Arizona Regents Professor of Linguistics--will open a window on her distinctive desert world when she delivers the tenth annual Lawrence Clark Powell Memorial Lecture.

Post date: Mon, 20/09/2010 - 12:00am

The University of Arizona College of Social Behavioral Sciences Dean's Award in Teaching is a highly competitive prize, given annually to SBS Faculty.

Post date: Tue, 14/09/2010 - 12:00am

Master of Arts in Native American Linguistics Program is a recipient of the 2010 Peter W. Likins Inclusive Excellence Award. Recipients of this award are a distinguished group of individuals who have made significant contributions toward enhancing The University of Arizona's academic excellence by helping to create a diverse and inclusive campus community.

Post date: Mon, 13/09/2010 - 12:00am

The College of Social Behavioral Science Dean's Award honors exceptional staff. Kimberley was chosen for her stellar employee record and honest character; Kim is irreplaceable.

Post date: Mon, 13/09/2010 - 12:00am

The goal of the series is to invite discourse, generate ideas and inspire collaboration.

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Post date: Thu, 09/09/2010 - 12:00am

The UA Poetry Center will host a reading with poets Sherin Bitsui, Alberto Rio, Natalia Toledo and Ofelia Zepeda.

September 10th, 8pm UA Poetry Center

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Post date: Thu, 09/09/2010 - 12:00am

On January 24, 2008, Prof. Ofelia Zepeda was inducted as a Regents' Professor, an honor given to faculty who have gained national and international recognition for their achievements.

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Link to Quicktime movie about Prof. Zepeda's work

Post date: Wed, 06/02/2008 - 2:00am

Eloise Jelinek, professor emerita of Linguistics at the University of Arizona, passed away in Tucson, Arizona on December 21st, 2007, after a long illness. A full obituary written by Heidi Harley and Dick Demers is available at this link.

Post date: Wed, 06/02/2008 - 1:00am

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