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Dr. Maite Taboada - Special Issue of Computational Linguistics

Topic: "Language in Social Media: Exploiting discourse and other contextual information.”

Spring 2017 Poster Session

View photos from our Spring 2017 Poster Session.

Lisa Shorten at TESOL 2017

Read Lisa's presentation abstract.

LSU Careers Night

The Linguistics Student Union hosted Careers Night on March 21, 2017.

MA Defence: Queenie Chan

MA student Queenie Chan successfully defended her thesis on February 3, 2017.

Language Revitalization

Students help to revive language on brink of extinction.


May 25, 2017
10:00 am
Library 2020

PhD Proposal Defence: Kelli Lynn Finney - Negotiating Meaning in X̠aad Kil (the Massett dialect of Haida): An Examination of Conversation and Narrative

May 25, 2017
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
RCB 7402

Colloquium with Dr. Carla Hudson Kam (UBC) - 'Intake', and the Adult Langauge Learner

May 31, 2017
11:30 am - 12:20 pm
Halpern Centre Room 114

FASS Canada 150 Speaker Series: Dr. Henny Yeung

Open to the entire SFU community and general public. Refreshments will be served.

July 5 - August 1, 2017
2017 Linguistic Institute
University of Kentucky

The Timecourse of Bilingual Phonologies 

With Dr. Ashley Farris-Trimble

August 18 - 19, 2017
52nd Annual International Conference on Salish and Neighbouring Languages (ICSNL) 

Hosted by SFU at SFU Vancouver (Harbour Centre)

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