07/09/2019 - Congratulations to Mien-Jen Wu and her advisor Tania Ionin on being awarded the NSF DDRIG (doctoral dissertation research improvement grant).
06/05/2019 - In The Nigerien connection, the LAS newsletter recently profiled Hassana Alidou, an alumna of the Linguistics Department who is currently the ambassador for the United States from Niger.
05/20/2019 - Professor Katharine O. Aston passed away in the early morning of May 16. She was 101 years old.
05/03/2019 - Dr.
04/25/2019 - Congratulations to the students of the Linguistics Department who have received awards this year! Departmental Student Awards
04/25/2019 - The Awards and Graduation Celebration for the Department of Linguistics will be held on Wednesday, May 1st from 4 - 6 PM in Room 314A in the Illini Union.
04/04/2019 - The IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing can be accessed here.
02/09/2019 - We are pleased to announce that PhD student Chung-yu Chen has received the NSF Dissertation Research Improvement Grant. Professor Tania Ionin is the PI.
01/21/2019 - Last Friday, Dr. Talić gave an invited talk at UChicago, titled Accentogenic clitics and prosodic clitic incorporation by pha
01/11/2019 - We are happy to announce that Ph.D alumnus Kailen Shantz has received the newly launched biennial Mike Sharwood Smith award for his paper, "Phrase frequency, proficiency and grammaticality interact
12/18/2018 - To make a donation for Professor Eyamba Georges Bokamba's Fund, please follow this link.
12/18/2018 - We are pleased to announce that Eun Hee Kim has successfully defended her dissertation, "Interpretation and Processing of Overt Pronouns in Korean, English, and L2-Acquisition," prepared under the
11/27/2018 - We are pleased to announce that Myeong Hyeon Kim has successfully defended her dissertation, "Processing of Canonical and Scrambled Word Orders in Native and Non-native Korean," prepared under the
11/26/2018 - Tania Ionin's and Ora Matushansky's book 'The Syntax and Semantics of Cardinal-Containing Expressions' has been published by The MIT Press in Linguistic Inquiry Monographs.
11/05/2018 - Congratulations to Professor Xun Yan on his designation as a LEAP (Lincoln Excellence Award for Assistant Professors) scholar for 2018-19 academic year.