Brown-Cox to JET program

UWM undergraduate Trevor Brown-Cox, a double-major in Linguistics and Japanese and TESOL certificate student, has won an award to the prestigious Japan Exchange and Teaching program (JET). He will start in Japan in August. Congratulations, Trevor! &nbs… Continue Reading »

Abu Helal presents at PLC

Linguistics PhD candidate Abdel-Rahman Abu Helal was in Philadelphia this weekend to present his paper, “On dimensional property concepts in Palestinian Arabic: Evidence for uniformitarianism,” at this year’s Penn Linguistics Conference.… Continue Reading »

Pycha publishes in Glossa

Assistant professor Anne Pycha’s article “A new test for exemplar theory: Varying versus non-varying words in Spanish” appeared today in the journal Glossa. Students Faviola Valadez and Laura Mendoza contributed to this project as research assistants.… Continue Reading »

Lee accepted to present at Mid-Phon

Linguistics doctoral student Jieun Lee has been accepted to present at the 22nd Mid-Continental Phonetics & Phonology Conference at Ohio State. Her presentation, co-authored with Associate Professor Hanyong Park, is entitled “The role of speech rate in high phonetic variability … Continue Reading »