News & Events

Jennifer Cole joins the Linguistics Department in Fall 2016.

Jennifer Cole has accepted Northwestern's offer of a faculty position and will be joining the Linguistics Department as Professor of Linguistics this Fall.

Rebecca Way is the winner of 2016 Demoz Prize and Northwestern's Student Employee of the Year Award!

We are pleased to announce that senior Rebecca Way is the winner of this year's Demoz Prize, which honors outstanding undergraduate achievement in linguistics. Rebecca's contributions to the ChiLD Lab, especially in the areas of introducing new technology and analyses, has had a significant impact on departmental research this year. Likewise, their performance in linguistics coursework has consistently been at the highest level, and they have done much to support the life of the department both inside and outside of the classroom. Congratulations, Rebecca!

Recent Publications and Presentations

The Linguistics Department faculty and students publish widely in the areas of their research and participate at professional conferences.