Monthly Archives: January 2013

Study Language and Culture in South Africa! Info Session: 2/6, Application Deadline: 3/1

Prof. Surek-Clark will be offering another information session for the Linguistics Department’s Exploration Seminar in South Africa next Wednesday, February 6th, at 4:00PM in Savery 147.  If you’ve been waiting for a study abroad opportunity that fits well with your Linguistics … Continue reading

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Seminars in Hearing and Communication Sciences (SHACS) Talk: Lee Osterhout (02/01/13)

SEMINARS IN HEARING AND COMMUNICATION SCIENCES What the Brain’s Electrical Activity Can Tell Us About How We Learn (And Forget) a Second Language Lee Osterhout, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Psychology University of Washington; Seattle, WA FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1ST, 2013 3:30PM, … Continue reading

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Teach For America, Peace Corps, Americorps, and City Year Joint Info Session (01/29/13, 6PM, THO 125)

Teach for America Information Session with Peace Corps, Americorps and City Year: Tuesday, January 29, 6:00-7:30 PM, Thomson 125 Application Office Hours: Friday, January 11, 2:00-4:00 PM, Mary Gates Hall Career Center Application Deadline: Friday, January 11, 8:59 PM PST, register … Continue reading

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Volunteer to Teach English Overseas with the Macedonia Schools Project

Are you interested in teaching English overseas? Interested in traveling to Macedonia? Come learn about an exciting opportunity to volunteer with the Macedonia Schools Project! Friday, February 1 at 2:30PM  Smith Hall M261 (on the mezz between the second and third floors) Tom … Continue reading

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Talk: A Computational Approach to the Study of Japanese (01/25/13 )

A Computational Approach to the Study of Japanese Atsushi Fukada, Purdue University Friday, January 25, 2013 – 3:30pm to 5:00pm Simpson Center, CMU 226 How accurate are Japanese grammar books and other descriptions of Japanese? Traditionally, scholars have relied on … Continue reading

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Talk: Senegalese Immigration to Europe: Negotiation of Borders and Conceptualization of Identities (02/01/13)

“Senegalese Immigration to Europe: Negotiation of Borders and Conceptualization of Identities” Maya Smith (Ph.D. UC- Berkeley, spring 2013) Friday, February 1, 2013 – 1:30pm Petersen Room, Allen Library (4th Floor, Room 485) Maya Smith will receive her Ph.D. in Romance … Continue reading

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Study Language and Culture in South Africa! Info Session: 1/24, Application Deadline: 3/1

The Linguistics Department is excited to offer a unique opportunity to study abroad in South Africa this summer.  Prof. Surek-Clark will be holding an information session this Thursday, January 24th, at 4:00PM  in THO 231. Study Abroad Course:  Linguistics South Africa … Continue reading

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