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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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Language Evolution and Computation

28 Apr 2015 11:10 – 12:30

Speaker: Joe Fruehwald (University of Edinburgh)
Topic: "Cohorts, Lifespans, and The...

47th Language at Edinburgh Lunch

30 Apr 2015 12:30 – 13:45

The Language@Edinburgh Lunch is a bi-monthly opportunity to present your work to an...

The P-workshop

30 Apr 2015 13:10 – 15:00

Post-Graduate Session: Merel Maslowski 'Differentiating between production-driven and...

Language Variation and Change Research Group

5 May 2015 10:10 – 15:00

Kathryn Campbell-Kibler (The Ohio State University), 'Sociolinguistic perception: Experimental...

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