Congratulations to Dr. Wilson De Lima Silva for being awarded the SBSRI grant.

“Creating Infrastructure for Dissemination of Language Documentation Materials”


Post date: Mon, 29/03/2021 - 2:37pm

Congratulations to Lucy Hall Hartley for being awarded the SBSRI grant. 

“The effect of miniature language-to-L1 similarity in work probing language universals”

Post date: Mon, 29/03/2021 - 2:35pm

Congratulations to Roya Kabiri, who was awarded the Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Fellowship for Excellence in Persian Studies for her upcoming dissertation work!


Post date: Tue, 09/02/2021 - 9:40am

Three people associated with our department have just become new Fellows of the Linguistic Society of America! Congratulations to Sonja Lanehart (UA faculty), Megan Crowhurst (UA PhD 1991), and Colleen Fitzgerald (UA PhD 1997)! ... Read more

Post date: Thu, 14/01/2021 - 11:25am

Our own Sonja Lanehart is quoted in this article on lexical change during 2020! https://edition.pagesuite.... Read more

Post date: Thu, 14/01/2021 - 11:23am

Our own Aresta Tsosie-Paddock was interviewed for this article. 'Young Native Americans can look up to Haaland and see her as a role model, said Aresta Tsosie-Paddock, an assistant professor at the University of Arizona’s Department of American Indian studies and in the Linguistics Department. “I’m very elated... Read more

Post date: Thu, 14/01/2021 - 11:21am

Congratulations to Amelia Flores (NAMA alumna, 2008) who has just been elected as the first woman Chair of the Colorado River Indian Tribes (CRIT) ever! There's a nice video statement from Amelia in this article.... Read more

Post date: Thu, 14/01/2021 - 11:19am

Congratulations to our own Sonja Lanehart on being elected to the LSA Executive Committee! Read more

Post date: Thu, 14/01/2021 - 11:17am

The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences has written good pieces showcasing some of the recent successes of members of our Department. I especially enjoyed the moving quotes from our students Cheyenne Wing and Max Mule, who won NSF-GRFP awards, in the piece about them. ... Read more

Post date: Thu, 14/01/2021 - 11:14am

Congratulations and thank you to... Read more

Post date: Thu, 14/01/2021 - 11:09am