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You are invited!

Linguistics and Spanish departments are invited to an event hosted by Kelly Baur this Friday.  The event focuses on the lasting impacts of the Pinochet dictatorship in Chile and the continuing struggle of the indigenous Mapuche people both in reclaiming … finish reading You are invited!

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Applications open for Annual Meeting CEDL travel grants

This year, the LSA Committee on Ethnic Diversity in Linguistics (CEDL) is awarding four student travel grants intended to increase the participation of ethnoracial minorities in the LSA*. Each grant in the amount of $500 assists students in traveling to the 2016 LSA … finish reading Applications open for Annual Meeting CEDL travel grants

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Introductory Arabic Courses at Lewis and Clark

We are pleased to announce that Lewis and Clark is offering an introductory sequence in Modern Standard Arabic this coming academic year, Arabic 101 in Fall 2015 and Arabic 102 in Spring 2016.  These courses will be followed by second-year … finish reading Introductory Arabic Courses at Lewis and Clark

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Harvard Lab for Developmental Studies – Job Opportunity

Job Description: Professor Jesse Snedeker is seeking an energetic and intellectually-engaged research assistant for studies of language comprehension in typically-developing children and adults at the Harvard Lab for Developmental Studies. This is a one-year, limited-term position with the possibility of renewal. … finish reading Harvard Lab for Developmental Studies – Job Opportunity

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Paid Student Internship with LSA

The Linguistic Society of America is seeking applications for the position of student intern at its national office for the fall 2015 semester (September – December). This is a great opportunity to learn more about the field of linguistics, the professional … finish reading Paid Student Internship with LSA

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Innovation in Linguistic Fieldwork

The University of Oregon Linguistics Department is pleased to announce a special two-day workshop on innovative methods in linguistic fieldwork, which seeks to examine new approaches to research on lesser-studied languages and engagement with minority language communities. Public Talks: June 12th (Straub 252) from 8.30 … finish reading Innovation in Linguistic Fieldwork

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Reed Language and Gender Project is Hiring

The Reed Language and Gender project is hiring a part-time research assistant for the summer. This project is a sociophonetic investigation of the use of creaky voice in American English. Last summer we collected a wonderful corpus of interviews, and are currently in the … finish reading Reed Language and Gender Project is Hiring

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Igbo Fest

Dear Linguistics Faculty and Students, You are cordially invited to IGBO FEST, next Monday, May 11, 5:00-7:00 PM, in Eliot 416. Come hear the students from this year’s Field Methods class present their final projects on Igbo, a tone language … finish reading Igbo Fest

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Harvard University Hiring Research Assistant

Research Assistant Harvard University Department of Psychology Snedeker Lab We are seeking an energetic and intellectually-engaged research assistant for studies of language comprehension in typically-developing children and adults. Responsibilities include: preparing stimuli, contacting families, testing children and adults, coding data, … finish reading Harvard University Hiring Research Assistant

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Alexander Kain Lecture at Reed this Friday

Alexander Kain is a professor at the Center for Spoken Language Understanding (CSLU) at Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU).  Many Reed Linguistics majors have been hired as research assistants at CSLU, and there are opportunities for graduate study in the … finish reading Alexander Kain Lecture at Reed this Friday

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