Monthly Archives: June 2013

SUM 2013 LING Elective: NEAR E 496 F: Language, Conflict, and Identity in the Middle East and North Africa

Still looking for a Linguistics elective to take this Summer?  Consider NEAR E 496 F: Language, Conflict, and Identity in the Middle East and North Africa. Course Description This course explores social and linguistic aspects of the languages and cultures of … Continue reading

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GRDSCH 200: Preparing for Graduate Education Offered Autumn 2013

This autumn, the Graduate School is offering their popular course GRDSCH 200: Preparing for Graduate Education. This two-credit course teaches students how to identify the right graduate programs and how to craft their applications. Students will learn – from faculty … Continue reading

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Linguistics 50th Anniversary Keynote Speech 06/07/13 – Ellen Kaisse

University of Washington Linguistics Department 50th Anniversary KEYNOTE SPEECH Dialects of Spanish and of Modern Greek – Natural Laboratories for the Generative Phonologist Professor Ellen Kaisse University of Washington Friday, June 7, 2013 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. SAV 260 Modern … Continue reading

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Summer Volunteer Opportunity at the Hearing, Speech & Deafness Center (ASL Skills Required)

SUMMER VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY Hearing, Speech & Deafness Center Parent-Infant Program (PIP) Buddy July 1 – July 29, 2013 Do you have conversational skills in ASL and a passion for working with young children? Come be paired one-on-one with a child … Continue reading

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Machine Translation Extravaganza (LING 567, TODAY, 1:30-2:30pm)

This Wednesday (TODAY, June 5th) Ling 567 will hold its MT extravaganza when we play with a multilingual MT demo involving the languages students built grammars for. This year, that is: Penobscot [aaq-pen] Frisian [frr] Halkomelem [hur] Lakota [lkt] Classical … Continue reading

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