Congratulations to USC alumnus Ian Roberts (University of Cambridge) for being elected an honorary member of the Linguistic Society of America! http://www.linguisticsociety.org/news/2016/01/20/lsa-elects-three-prominent-linguists-honorary-members
USC Linguistics Alumna, Professor Lina Choueiri, was recently interviewed as the Linguist of the Month by Le Mot Juste En Anglais, a French-English blog based in LA, where she talks about her own educational and linguistic background, and about the recent history behind trilingualism in Lebanon. Check out her interview here: http://www.le-mot-juste-en-anglais.com/1995/01/lina-choueiri-linguist-of-the-month-of-january.html
What’s happening this week, you ask?
Monday 2/1 at 4pm in HNB100: Syntax Talk! You won’t wanna miss Stefan Keine’s (UMASS) talk on “Selective Opacity”. Reception to follow.
Tuesday 2/2 at 12pm in the Linguistics Conference Room: Lunch with Stefan Keine!
Thursday 2/4 at 2:30pm in the Linguistics Conference Room: Adam Chong from UCLA will be speaking on “Derived-environment effects revisited.”
Thursday 2/4 at 3:30pm in the Linguistics Department: Tea Time!