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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...

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...
Interim Provost John McCarthy

John McCarthy appointed Acting Provost

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

John McCarthy has been appointed Acting Provost of our University! Congratulations John from all of us! See below for John’s recent e-mail on the subject, and follow this link for the campus news...

Lisa Green awarded 2017 Conti Faculty Fellowship

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Lisa Green has won one of this year’s Samuel F. Conti Faculty Fellowship awards. The Conti Faculty Fellowship allows faculty members to pursue their research for a full year without any other...

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:...

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....