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Past Events

Below we list past events hosted specifically by the Linguistics Department. To see the interdisciplinary past events on campus, go to the calendar.

Nov
1
2019

Linguistics Colloquium Series: Abby Walker

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM, sponsored by Linguistics Department

Expecting the unexpected: How long-term exposure to dialectal variation may change listening strategies.  In this talk I discuss three studies that...

Oct
30
2019

PHONATICS: Kasia Hitczenko

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Linguistics Department

How context can help in learning sounds from naturalistic speech Infants learn the sound categories of their language and adults successfully...

Sep
26
2019

Back-to-School Mixer

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by Linguistics Department

Faculty, postdocs, graduate students, and staff are welcome to mingle and enjoy light snacks and beverages and welcome our incoming students to...

Sep
19
2019

New TA Conference

9:00 AM - 2:30 PM, sponsored by Linguistics Department

The conference provides a full day of events for all graduate students with teaching assignments at Northwestern in the fall,...

Jun
12
2019

Linguistics QP Fest

2:00 PM - 5:30 PM, sponsored by Linguistics Department

Presentation of qualifying paper research by graduate students.

Jun
5
2019

Undergraduate Research Forum and Award Ceremony

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM, sponsored by Linguistics Department

Linguistics undergraduate students will present their honors thesis research. The forum will be followed by the Demoz Prize Awards Ceremony

May
24
2019

Linguistics Colloquium Series: Melinda Fricke

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM, sponsored by Linguistics Department

Costs and benefits: What corpus studies can tell us about the psycholinguistics of codeswitching Researchers studying the psycholinguistics of bilingualism generally...

Mar
15
2019

Weinberg Distinguished Fellow Lecture: Zenzi Griffin

3:30 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by Linguistics Department

Presentation by Weinberg Distinguished Fellow Zenzi Griffin. Sponsored by Weinberg College with the Department of Linguistics, Department of Psychology, and the...

Mar
1
2019

Prospective student visit 2019

All day, sponsored by Linguistics Department

Prospective Graduate Student visit: Tour of Linguistics labs and campus; Individual meetings w/faculty, reception

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