Peggy Lott was recently interviewed by the Union Tribune. This article, which appeared on the front page of the Union Tribune on Thanksgiving, is titled More Students Taking Sign Language.
Read more here: http://m.utsandiego.com/news/2014/nov/28/tp-more-students-taking-sign-language-classes/
Peggy Lot recently illustrated this Children’s Dictionary of ASL and produced the accompanying DVD. For more information, or to purchase the book, visit:
The recent CARTA symposium on Domestication and Human Evolution co-hosted by Prof. Robert Kluender was featured in Science magazine:
You can access videos of all the symposium talks including Robert Kluender’s introduction at the CARTA website: http://carta.anthropogeny.org/events/domestication-and-human-evolution
Gabriel Doyle successfully defended his dissertation, Acquiring latent linguistic structure using computational models. Gabe is now a post-doctoral fellow in the Department of Psychology at Stanford Unviersity.
Boyoung Kim has accepted a Visiting Assistant Professor position in the Department of Linguistics at the University of Iowa.
Leslie Lee (PhD 2013) has accepted a Lecturer position in the Department of English Language and Literature at the National University of Singapore.
Congratulations to all of our graduating Seniors!
Congratulation to the the winners of the Outstanding Graduate in Linguistics Awards:
Congratulation to the the winners of the TA Excellence Awards:
Ivano Caponigro has received a Fellowship from the Center for Advanced Studies in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS), Stanford University for 2014-2015 and a Fellowship from the American Council of Learned Societies for 2015.