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The Sesquipedalian

The newsletter of the Stanford Department of Linguistics.


Feb 11 2016
Hearty congratulations to Roey Gafter (Ph.D. '14), who recently accepted a faculty position at the Ben Gurion University of the Negev in Beersheba, Israel!
Feb 11 2016
Stanford Linguistics alum Douglas Ball was cited last week in the New York Times article "Create Your Own Language, for Credit", which discussed a class about invented languages.
Feb 12 2016
Sharese King will be giving a talk in the Warren Family Lectures in Language and Linguisticsseries at Cal State University Bakersfield on February 18.
Feb 11 2016
Arto Antilla will be giving a colloquium at Boston University today on "Finding Rhythm in Prose and Poetry."
Feb 11 2016
Dan Jurafsky traveled all the way across the Quad to give a talk on "Computational Linguistics for Extracting Social Meaning from Everyday Text" at the Department of Sociology's Colloquium Series last week on February 4. 

Upcoming Events

Neal Fox
University of California San Francisco
February 19, 2016 - 12:00pm
Type: P-interest Workshop
Jason Ostrove
UC Santa Cruz
February 19, 2016 - 1:30pm
Type: SMircle
Ming Xiang
University of Chicago
February 19, 2016 - 3:30pm
Type: Linguistics Colloquium