UMass Amherst


Events

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Fall 2011 Conferences and Workshops

Saturday, October 15, 2011
Workshop on trends and future directions in bilingual acquisition
10 a.m.-3 p.m., Herter 301
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Fall 2011 Department Events

Saturday, September 10, 2011
Annual Department Picnic
3:30 p.m., Barbara Partee's home

Friday, September 9, 2011
Department Town Meeting
3:30 p.m. (Freeman Lounge, 3rd fl. South College)



Fall 2011 Undergraduate Events

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Informal talk on Acquisition
5 p.m.

Wednesday, November 30, 2011
Undergrad Linguistics Club: Game Night
5 p.m., Partee Room (301 South College)
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Thursday, November 17, 2011
Pizza and 'Integrative Experience' Focus Group
4 p.m., Freeman Lounge (South College 3rd floor)
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Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Informal Talk on Tlingit
5:15 p.m., Freeman Lounge (South College, 3rd floo
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Wednesday, October 19, 2011
The Linguists
5 p.m., Partee Room (South College 301)
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Fall 2011 Colloquia Series

Friday, December 2, 2011
Bayesian inference for constraint-based phonology
3:30 p.m., Machmer E-37
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Friday, November 18, 2011
Licensing NPIs: mechanisms and time course
3:30 p.m., Machmer E-37
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Friday, October 28, 2011
Explaining syntactic ergativity
3:30 p.m., Machmer E-37
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Friday, October 21, 2011
Quantifier Domain Adverbials, Semantic Change and the Comparative
3:30 p.m., Machmer E-37
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Friday, September 30, 2011
Some parameters of epistemic and free choice indefinites
3:30 p.m., Machmer E-37
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Fall 2011 Lectures

Monday, November 28, 2011
Modal morphology in Child Tamil
5:15 p.m., Partee Room (South College 301)

Monday, November 14, 2011
A Unification-based Approach to Nominal Agreement in Adult Second Language Grammars
5:15 p.m., Partee Room (301 South College)
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Monday, November 7, 2011
Using Linguistic Probes to Assess Past Marking in African American English
5:15 p.m., Partee Room (301 South College)
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Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Quantification in Salish (and maybe Tsimshianic)
Henry Davis (University of British Columbia)
2:30 p.m., Bartlett 206

Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Nouns as eventuality predicates and the mass/count distinction
2:30 p.m., Bartlett 206

Friday, October 14, 2011
Attrition or Incomplete Acquisition in Heritage Language Speakers?
3 p.m., Herter 301
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Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Spanish "algunos" and dependent plurality
2:30 p.m., Herter 209
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Friday, September 16, 2011
Probabilistic Knowledge and Uncertain Input in Rational Human Sentence Comprehension
3:30 p.m., Machmer E-37
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Fall 2011 Dissertation Defenses

Monday, November 28, 2011
Processing Commitments
1 p.m., Dickinson 212

Tuesday, November 8, 2011
Syntax-Prosody Interactions in Irish
4 p.m., Bartlett 206