News & Events

Elizabeth Dunn and Rita Hirami to join Phi Beta Kappa

Linguistics seniors Elizabeth Dunn and Rita Hirami have been elected to ФВК. Thanks to those of you who wrote letters for them!

Masaya Yoshida has received the Weinberg College Award for Excellence in Mentoring Undergraduate Research!

This award recognizes a faculty member who has exhibited particular skill in and dedication to mentoring undergraduate students engaged in research and other intellectually creative endeavors.

2017 Abraham Demoz Prize awarded

Jiayi Lu is the recipient of the 2017 Demoz Prize. Jiayi is a junior and a Linguistics major who has done research on neurolinguistics and sentence processing in Mandarin Chinese, and has received a Northwestern University Academic Year Undergraduate Research Grant for his independent research. Jiayi is an active participant in Syntax Club, and is a charter member of the newly formed Northwestern University Linguistics Student Association. Congratulations, Jiayi!