Author: apadilla

  • UChicago at BLS 2016

    Congratulations to UChicago Linguistics current students and alumni who will be presenting at BLS in 2016! Emily Hanink Jeff Geiger Suwon Yoon (PhD, 2011) Clara Cohen (BA, 2006)

  • Congratulations to Asia Pietraszko!

    Congratulations to Asia Pietraszko for successfully defending her dissertation proposal on “The structure of complex verbal expressions in Ndebele”!

  • CLS52 Call for Papers

    Find attached an updated Call for Abstracts for the 2016 CLS conference to take place April 21-23. The relevant information has been posted in the updated CLS webpage,, too.   Regards, CLS 52 Officers CLS52 Call for Papers (PDF)

  • Congratulations to Arika Okrent

    Congratulations to Arika Okrent (PhD ’04), winner of the LSA Journalism Award this year! This means, for two years in a row, the winner of this award is from Chicago (last year’s winner was Ben Zimmer).

  • UChicago at the Amsterdam Colloquium

    Congratulations to the following linguistics graduate students who have had papers accepted for presentation at this year’s Amsterdam Colloquium: Andrea Beltrama, “Totally tall sounds totally younger. From meaning composition to social perception” Tim Grinsell, “An argument for vagueness with holes” Patrick Munoz, “His name is ‘Socrates’ because that’s what he’s called: A model-theoretic account of name-bearing” They will…