Alice Harris Awarded $231,649 by NSF for Linguistics Study

Thursday, August 17, 2017

A three-year, $231,649 research grant from the National Science Foundation will support a study by linguistics professor Alice Harris to analyze the processing and production differences among...
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Five new NSF grants for UMass Linguistics faculty

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

UMass Linguistics faculty have recently been awarded 3 new research grants and 2 new conference grants to support their projects, which continue the department’s traditions of collaborative...
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Undergrad research

Thursday, March 30, 2017

The Linguistics Department is extremely proud of the fact that a number of our students are presenting work at major workshops and conferences:...
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UMass Linguistics Ranks Third in the World, According to QS World University Rankings

Monday, March 27, 2017

The department of linguistics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst ranks third worldwide, according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject for 2017, which were released March 8....
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Linguistic Society Establishes Emmon Bach Fellowship Fund

Sunday, March 19, 2017

The Linguistic Society of America has established a new charitable fund in honor and memory of Emmon Bach, one of the founding faculty of the linguistics department at the University of Massachussetts Amherst.

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Undergraduate Linguistics Majors Honored

Monday, March 13, 2017

Shelby Cox '18 (Linguistics, Mathematics) and Jack Duff '18 (Linguistics, Classics) are among the 2017 recipients of the William F. Field Alumni Scholar Award. The Field Alumni Scholar Awards were...
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