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Big Idea Podcast

12 Apr 2015

Two PPLS academics feature in the latest Big Idea Podcast...

College Recognition Awards

10 Apr 2015

Submissions are now open...

Linguistics student wins Magnum 30 under 30 Award

23 Mar 2015

Michael Kim, a 4th year student about to graduate...

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Logic and Language Seminar

1 Jun 2015 16:10 – 18:00

Speaker: Stanley Peters (Stanford University, Center for the Study of Language and Information)

The P-workshop

8 Jun 2015 13:10 – 14:00

Speaker: Adam Ussishkin (University of Arizona)
Topic: 'Maltese root priming is morphological,...

Linguistic Circle

8 Jun 2015 16:10 – 17:30

Speaker: Andrew Wedel (University of Arizona)
Title: "The message shapes the signal: Strong and...

Language Variation and Change Research Group

10 Jun 2015 13:10 – 14:00

Corinne Seals (Victoria University of Wellington), 'Investigating sociolinguistically meaningful...

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