Category: students

  • UChicago at SSILA

    There are a number of UChicago connections at the concurrent meeting of SSILA (Society for the Study of the Indigenous Languages of the Americas): 1. “Information structure conditioned word order in Potawatomi” by Robert Lewis 2. ” On the pragmatic relationship indexed by Long Distance Agreement in Meskwaki” by Amy Dahlstrom 3. “A preliminary study…

  • UChicago at LSA 2016

    The program for the 2016 LSA annual meeting is out and it looks like UChicago will have another strong showing at the upcoming annual meeting! The list of presentations is given below (presentation info for the meetings of the sister societies and other symposiums are not  yet available). “Decomposing complex relations between phonological maps” by…

  • Welcome, new students!

    Please join the Linguistics Department in welcoming our incoming cohort: Daniel Edmiston Marina Ermolaeva Emre Hakguder Yoolim Kim Yan Ki (Jackie) Lai Kathryn Montemurro Brandon Rhodes Amara Sankhagowit Michael Tabatowski Their contact information and areas of interest will be listed on the Linguistics website in the coming days.

  • Congratulations Martina!

    Congratulations to Martina Martinovic, who successfully defended her dissertation entitled “Feature Geometry and Head Spliting: Evidence from the Morphosyntax of the Wolof Clausal Periphery”.

  • Congratulations, Jeff!

    Congratulations to Jeff Geiger, who has successfully defended his 2nd QP, “The role of rhythm in iterative-infixing ludlings”.