Crouch receives Eckman Scholarship

Undergraduate student Declan Crouch has received the Eckman Scholarship from the UWM Department of Linguistics. This scholarship is based on academic merit in linguistics classes and includes a monetary award. The faculty commends Declan for his outstanding intellectual engagement. Congratulations, … Continue Reading »

Two Linguistics SURF awards

Two Linguistics projects have been awarded funding to support undergraduate research as part of UWM’s SURF program for fall 2022: Preston Ruh and Hanyong Park: “Foreign Accent in Consonant Clusters” Sean Weaver and Glenn Starr: “L2 Learner Receptivity to Scalar … Continue Reading »

Jieun Lee defends dissertation

On Thursday May 5, Jieun Lee successfully defended her doctoral dissertation, “Individual differences in non-native phonological contrast learning: the role of perceptual sensitivity to sub-phonemic variation in native categories”. Congratulations, Dr. Lee!… Continue Reading »

Congratulations to Tessa Culleton

At the UWM Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 29, Tessa Culleton earned the Outstanding Presentation Award for her work “Low Density and Clear Speech Make Words More Memorable,” in collaboration with Drs. Jae Yung Song and Anne Pycha. Congratulations, Tessa!… Continue Reading »