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Sandra Chung elected vice president of Linguistic Society of America

Feb 17, 2010 UCSC professor of linguistics Sandra Chung has been elected as vice president and president-elect of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA). ...

3rd annual UCSC 'Founders Day' gala dinner at Cocoanut Grove to honor five exceptional individuals

Sep 28, 2009 UCSC will host its third annual Founders Day gala dinner at the Cocoanut Grove on Friday, October 23. ...

30 Grads in 30 Days: Ruth Kramer

Apr 24, 2009 Ph.D., linguistics...

Alumnus John Rickford explains how linguists are working to solve the black/white achievement gap in American schools

Oct 28, 2008 More than 100 people filled the Stevenson Fireside Lounge on October 22 to hear Stanford linguistics professor and UCSC alum John Rickford discuss his research on the persistent achievement gap...

Linguistics professor receives grant to help preserve endangered language

Sep 5, 2008 UCSC professor of linguistics Sandra Chung has been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation for a collaborative project to help preserve the endangered Chamorro language. ...

Linguistics grad program at UCSC celebrates outstanding 22 years

Aug 25, 2008 This fall, UCSC's Ph.D. program in Linguistics enters its 22nd year of education, research and scholarship. In celebration of that milestone, the campus will host the "UC Santa Cruz Linguistics...

Linguistics students give demo of spoken dialogue systems at NASA Ames

Jun 16, 2008 Linguistics merged with computer science last week at a hands-on demonstration of spoken dialogue systems by UCSC students at NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View....

Judith Aissen named Fellow of Linguistic Society of America

Jan 13, 2008 Linguistics professor Judith Aissen has been named a Fellow of the Linguistic Society of America. She received the honor at the 82nd Annual Meeting of the organization, held January 3-6 in Chicago....

Saving Endangered Languages

Oct 4, 2007 On a planet that seems to be growing smaller by the day, it’s surprising to discover that people still use approximately 6,500 languages for their day-to-day communication. But linguists estimate...

Dedication of new UC Santa Cruz Humanities Building set for April 28

Apr 2, 2007 UC Santa Cruz will celebrate its new Humanities Building with a reception and dedication ceremony on April 28 during the campus’s annual Banana Slug Spring Fair. The event is free and the public is...

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