Josephine Holubkov, a student at West High School, placed 23rd out of 160 participants in this year’s North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad (NACLO) invitational round.
Congratulations to Taylor Anne Barriuso and Shannon Barrios whose article "The role of phonological distributional information on the acquisition of L2 allophones" has been published in the Proceedings of the 8th Pronunciation in Second Language Learning and Teaching Conference.
Congratulations to the graduate students who completed their M.A. degree this year!
Congratulations to the 24 Linguistics Undergraduate Students who completed their B.A. degree this year!
Undergraduate student Luke Tuttle will be interning at Ohio State University this summer conducting research on language acquisition and language comprehension.
Karen Marsh Schaeffer and Melissa Mendelson were selected to facilitate the 2017 pre-departure orientation workshop for U.S. Fulbright English teaching assistants headed to Europe/Eurasia.
Take a break from studying and join us in LNCO 2110 on April 20th from 3-5pm!
Four undergraduate Linguistics students presented at the annual Undergraduate Research Symposium. Eve Olson was awarded the 2017 College of Humanities Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher award! Congratulations!
Congratulations to Tyler Laws who was awarded the Hagander Book Award!
Congratulations to Cate Showalter for passing her Dissertation Proposal Defense!
Sarah has just accepted a tenure-track position as an assistant professor of English language learner education in the School of Teacher Education and Leadership at Utah State University, Logan, Utah.
Congratulations to Josephine Holubkov for qualifying for the North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad (NACLO) invitational round!
Eve Olson is a graduating senior getting her degrees in Honors Linguistics and Middle East Studies.
The Department of Linguistics presents a PhD Dissertation Defense by Jin Bi. Bilingualism and Cognitive Control: A Comparison of Sequential and Simultaneous Bilinguals.
Congratulations to Professor MaryAnn Christison on her new book with Cambridge University Press.
Congratulations to Cate Showalter for passing the PhD comprehensive exam!
Taylor Anne Barriuso awarded Language Learning Dissertation Grant
Congratulations to Cole Brendel for passing his comp exams!
Professor Johanna Watzinger-Tharp publishes co-edited volume with Per Urlaub
Congratulations to Taylor Anne Barriuso on passing her PhD comp exams!
Professor Benjamin Slade recently published "Virtual meatspace: Word formation and deformation in cyberpunk discussions" in De Gruyter Mouton.
Aaron Kaplan, professor of linguistics, recently published an article in Cambridge University Press titled Local optionality with partial orders.
Kristie Durham, a former graduate student, and Rachel Hayes-Harb, Associate Professor, recently published an article
Professor MaryAnn Christison publishes a new book for Routledge/Taylor & Francis with Jodi Crandall, her colleague from the University of Maryland.
Congratulations to Taylor Anne Barriuso who received one of ten student awards for her paper presentation at this years Pronunciation in Second Language Learning and Teaching conference in Calgary
Eve Olson was selected for participation in the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program in Fall 2016
Andrew Bayles, Aaron Kaplan and Abby Kaplan publish in Glossa: A Journal of General Linguistics
Associate Professor Johanna Watzinger-Tharp publishes in The International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism.
Faculty Member Shannon Barrios publishes in "Frontiers in Psychology"
Professor Rachel Hayes-Harb publishes in the journal "Frontiers in Psychology"
Taylor Anne Barriuso will be presenting at the 8th PSLLT conference in August 2016.
Abby Kaplan in @theU article
Graduate student Shasha Xu has been invited to participate in the 2016 STARTALK Chinese Teacher Institute at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Assistant Professor (Lecturer) Abby Kaplan Writes Academic Publication
Taylor Anne Barriuso awarded ASUU funding to attend conference.
Cate Showalter Awarded University Teaching Assistantship
Sean Taylor is awarded the Cathy Miller Horiuchi Scholarship
Eve Olson Awarded Department Scholarship
Aja Swalberg Awarded Funds
Adrian Palmer Awarded Funds
Taylor Anne Barriuso Receives Assistantship
Sarah Braden Receives Steffensen Cannon Scholarship
MaryAnn Christison and Zuzana Tomas Recognized
Karen Marsh Schaeffer and Melissa Mendelson to Facilitate Fulbright Workshop
Speech Lab Prepares for Conference
Shannon Barrios manuscript accepted for publication in Second Language Research
Graduate Student Taylor Anne Barriuso Has an Article Coming Out in TESOL Quarterly
Rachel Hayes-Harb Manuscript Accepted for Publication
Mykel Brinkerhoff to Present at the Utah Conference on Undergraduate Research
KSL 5 presents a feature story on Professor Randy Eggert's LING 1069: Bad Words and Taboo Terms.
Associate Professor Johanna Watzinger-Tharp publishes op-ed in the Salt Lake Tribune.
Congratulations to Sarah Braden, who will be presenting at AAAL 2016 in Orlando.
Congratulations to Jin Bi, who will be presenting at AAAL 2016 in Orlando.
Savanne will be working on the study "Content Effects in Native English-speaking Students' Adaptation to the Speech of ITAs".
We are also excited to announce that Daniel Dixon has won a Fulbright award for the 2014-15 academic year...
Kristen interviews with The International Research Foundation for English Language Education about her dissertation, current work and research...
With funding coordinated by USU professor Mark Brunson with the federal Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Units Network, undergrad researcher Chloe Brent transcribed and published a traditional Southern Paiute folk tale in its original language...