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LLC Professor receives prestigious Order of the Rising Sun Award

Professors nominated for GSA Excellence Awards

Final projects in German 503 and German Studies Colloquium

East Asian Language Studies student, A.J. Strong honoured

Take a photo journey through 2015-16 with ALMC

Event highlights one of the oldest traditions in Russia




Date & Time:
May 28, 2016 - June 3, 2016

Schedule of LLC related events for Congress 2016

Date & Time:
June 6, 2016 | 2:00 pm

Dr. Tomáš Hoskovec, The Prague Linguistic Circle: History and Contemporaneity


Arabic and Chinese Placement Applications are now available online.

Check out the Soundcloud podcast of a talk by Joseph Windsor (PhD candidate, Linguistics) on the linguistics of Klingon and other con-languages, as the first of a new series of talks recorded in cooperation with CJSW Radio. 

LLC is proud to announce the arrival of two new colleagues to the department: Dr. Martin Wagner will start his tenure-track appointment on July 1, 2016 and Dr. William Bennett – on January 1, 2017. Dr. Martin Wagner (PhD in German literature, Yale University 2014) comes to us from Yonsei University in South Korea. Dr. William Bennett obtained his PhD in Linguistics at Rutgers University in 2013 and is currently employed at the same university.

Congratulations to Conny Burian (Instructor, German), whose initiative, Enhancing Educational Leadership, Student Engagement, and Community Ties. The Untapped Potential of Block Week Courses, is now part of the  University of Calgary Teaching Scholars program. Read more about her amazing project in UToday.

Congratulations to Salma Alqahtani (PhD student, Linguistics) who successfully defended her PhD thesis “Number in Saudi Arabic: Acquisition & child-directed speech” on May 18th, 2016.

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