Mihas receives UWM Alumni Association award

UWM Linguistics alumna Elena Mihas (PhD 2010) has received the 2016 Graduate of the Last Decade Award from the UWM Alumni Association.

Elena is an expert on Alto Perené, a language of Peru. An expanded version of her dissertation was published under the title “A grammar of Alto Perené (Arawak)” (Mouton de Gruyter, 2015). She is currently a postdoctoral research associate at James Cook University in Cairns, Australia.

The Alumni Association awards ceremony takes place Oct 7. Congratulations, Elena!