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UChicago at BLS 2016

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

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!

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

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

UChicago at the Amsterdam Colloquium

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

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 be joined by our friend from philosophy, Malte Willer, who will present his paper “Simplfying counterfactuals,” for a big Chicago presence at the AC. Congratulations to all!

Congratulations Zach!

Monday, October 19th, 2015

Congratulations to Zach Hebert, who has successfully completed his first QP: “Phonological Complexity in the British Sign Language Lexicon.”

Congratulations to Tamara Vardomskaya

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

Congratulations to Tamara Vardomskaya who successfully defended her dissertation proposal “Subjectivity and Shared Evidence” on October 7, 2015, and has now advanced to candidacy.