The CLL is happy to have Vishal join the lab for 2018/2019 as full time lab manager. He comes to us from UMass Amherst, where he recently received his B.A.
Congrats to Yohei! Visit his website to learn more:
- Dunja Veselinovic will present “It must be that the structure comes first” at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Linguistics Society of America (LSA92), on January 4-7, 2018 in Salt Lake City, UT.
The talk is titled “Polysemy against the odds: Learning modal words”, and presents joint ongoing corpus work with Valentine Hacquard, Annemarie van Dooren, and Anouk Dieuleveut (NSF#BCS-1551628).
Ailís Cournane did an interview for her alma mater, University of Toronto, check it out here.
Dunja Veselinovic, jointly with Ailís Cournane, present a paper on “The grammatical source of missing epistemic meanings for modal verbs in child BCS” at the Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics (FASL) 26.
Yohei Oseki and Ailís Cournane, jointly with Tom Roeper (UMass), present a poster on “Parsing to learn phrase structure rules” at the Penn Linguistics Conference (PLC) 41.
Ailís Cournane has been invited to participate in the Penn Linguistics Conference (PLC) 41 special panel, “Current Issues in Language Acquisition” on March 24th.