Category Archives: Students

Dissertation defense – Casey Thornton “The status of palm orientation in the phonological representation of American Sign Language” 3/23/17, 2 pm LLRH6 101

Casey Thornton, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Linguistics, will defend her dissertation on “The status of palm orientation in the phonological representation of American Sign Language” on Thursday, March 23, at 2 p.m. in Living and Learning Residence … Continue reading

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SHARE: Native or early signer (including CODAs)? 18 and older. Please take this online survey about ASL

Calling native and early signers (those who started signing before the age of 6) including CODAs 18 and older, you are invited to participate in a research study on American Sign Language as used by Deaf and signing communities in … Continue reading

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Linguistics Department Dissertation Defense – Wanette Reynolds on the development of referent tracking in signed narratives 7/29/16 at 2 PM @College Hall Lyceum

Wanette Reynolds will be defending her dissertation Friday July 29, 2016 at 2pm in the College Hall Lyceum. The first forty minutes of the dissertation defense are open to the Gallaudet community. We invite you to come and learn about her research and support her … Continue reading

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CFP: HDLS12, abstracts due Aug 1, 2016

(Adapted from email sent to us) Call for papers – Twelfth High Desert Linguistics Society (HDLS) Conference The theme of this year’s conference is “Linguistics as an Interdisciplinary Science.” In accordance with this theme, the submission of papers that shed … Continue reading

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The Gallaudet Linguistics Department response to the AG Bell Association April 2016 statement

April 15, 2016 Meredith Sugar, President Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing To Ms. Sugar: Your April 1, 2016 online statement, “Dispelling myths about deafness,” has already elicited a tidal wave of responses from across … Continue reading

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Linguistics Department Dissertation Defense – Carla Morris “Examining the Associations between Social Network Ties and Linguistic Production” 3/22/16 at 2 pm @HMB1001

Carla Morris’s dissertation defense will be on Tuesday, March 22, 2016, at 2 p.m. at HMB 1001. Everyone is invited to attend the public presentation during the first 40 minutes of the defense. Here is a summary of her dissertation. Examining … Continue reading

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Workshop – Ardavan Guity and Risa Shaw present “Deaf-Hearing Professional Interactions and Partnerships” 2/19 10a-12:30p @Georgetown University, Poulton Hall 230

Deaf-Hearing Professional Interactions and Partnerships Workshop Presented by the MA in Language and Communication  – Georgetown University Friday, February 19, 10:00am – 12:30pm Georgetown University – Poulton Hall 230 Abstract: Let’s get together to talk about how to have successful … Continue reading

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