James Crippen interviewed by CBC

James Crippen was interviewed by CBC News in a piece about the lack of updates to the Canadian English Dictionary, emphasizing that it...
January 4, 2022

Michael Wagner in McGill Newsroom Q&A

McGill Newsroom covered Michael's research on the iambic trochaic law that recently appeared in the Psychological Review, titled "Two-dimensional parsing of the acoustic stream...
August 25, 2021

Carol-Rose Little in Cornell “alumna spotlight”

McGill postdoctoral fellow Carol-Rose Little was recently featured in a Cornell University "Alumna Spotlight", where she talks about her work as well as her...
February 8, 2021

Lydia White listed among top 2% of most cited academics worldwide

James McGill Professor Emeritus Lydia White appears on a recently published list of the top 2% of academics in the world, as determined by...
December 14, 2020

Jessica Coon named Director of Indigenous Studies and Community Engagement Initiative

Congratulations to Jessica Coon, who was recently named Director of the Mellon-funded Indigenous Studies and Community Engagement Initiative! Read the full story here.
December 9, 2019

McGill Undergraduate Research Event, 1/14

The Annual Faculty of Arts Undergraduate Research Event will take place this evening, January 14th at 5pm in Leacock room 232. Students who...
January 14, 2019

Digging Into Data grant to Morgan Sonderegger

Morgan Sonderegger was part of one of 14 teams internationally receive funding through the Trans-Atlantic Platform Digging into Data Challenge. Charles Boberg and Michael...
April 24, 2017

More Arrival news

McGill Linguistics continues to make headlines with the recent release of Arrival. Jessica Coon and Morgan Sonderegger both appeared on CTV National News last week, and Jessica...
November 28, 2016

Arrival arrives

Arrival, the new sci-fi movie with a world-saving linguist protagonist, premiered Friday. The Washington Post recently said it's made linguistics look "almost cool," and...
November 14, 2016

Charles Boberg in Canadian Accent Video

Charles Boberg is featured in a new video, "The Canadian English Accent", made by Toronto independent documentary filmmaker, Jim DeLuca. The video focuses on...
May 30, 2016