From EAL Peer Educator to JET Programme Langage Teacher
Matthew Tucker takes skills practiced in the EAL Peer Educator program to Japan. learn more →
Creating a more equitable world with the Certificate in TESL Linguistics
Meghan Rockwell’s interest in how language intersects with identity, social justice, and social equality is part of what sparked her passion for linguistics. Having now completed the Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) Linguistics, Meghan is hoping to use what she learned to promote educational equity in her position as a LINC Instructor. learn more →
Linguistics Research Spotlight: Dr. John Alderete
In one area of investigation, Dr. Alderete is addressing the lack of linguistic diversity in speech error research by investigating large datasets of speech errors from two typologically distinct languages, English and Cantonese. “Cantonese is both an understudied language and has great importance in the Lower Mainland.” learn more →
Department of Linguistics
Linguistics is the scientific study of language—an important part of what makes us humans. As linguists, we study the formal properties of language, how it evolves, and how it is used in social situations.
June 16, 2022
Dr. Chung-hye Han receives SSHRC Insight Grant
Congratulations to Dr. Chung-hye Han for receiving a 2022 Insight Grant!
June 07, 2022
Did you hear what she heard? Kira Bondi graduates with BA Honours
June 07, 2022
Volunteer positions help graduate Angelica Lai realize her interests
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LING 111: The Wonder of Words. Learn more. Summer 2022 course starts May 10 with Dr. Iouri Pankrats
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