Linguistics News Highlights

  • SPOT Workshops

    November 3, 2017

    One-day IHR (Institute of Humanities Research)-sponsored workshop on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, called SPOT ("Syntax-Prosody in Optimality Theory") at Santa Cruz.

  • Ryan Bennett joins the department

    April 20, 2017

    We are delighted to announce that Ryan Bennett will join the department as Assistant Professor starting in July 2017. Ryan received his PhD in Linguistics from UC Santa Cruz in 2012, and since then has been a faculty member at Yale University.

  • Amanda Rysling joins the department

    April 20, 2017

    We are very happy to announce that Amanda Rysling will join the department as Assistant Professor starting in July 2017. Amanda is currently a doctoral student at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, where she is simultaneously a PhD candidate in linguistics and an MS candidate in psychological and brain sciences.

  • Festschrift for Sandy Chung

    March 18, 2017

    Sandy Chung presented with Festschrift: "Asking the Right Questions"

  • Sandra Chung

    Sandra Chung to deliver 51st annual Faculty Research Lecture

    January 30, 2017

    UC Santa Cruz professor of linguistics Sandra Chung will deliver the 51st annual Faculty Research Lecture on Tuesday, February 7, at 7 p.m. at the Music Recital Hall in the Performing Arts Complex.

  • "Why don't we say what we mean?"

    October 1, 2016

    An interview with Pranav Anand and Jim McCloskey by Scott Rappaport.