MULL Lab, 10/18 – Bernardas Jurevičius

MULL Lab will meet in its regular time this coming week -- Oct. 18 at 3:30PM in room 002. Additionally, we will be having an in-person...
October 15, 2022

Student grant news

Six current McGill Linguistics students received prestigious SSHRC and FRQSC fellowship this summer, lasting 1-3 years: Canada Graduate Scholarship -- Doctoral: Terrance Gatchalian FRQSC Bourse...
September 5, 2022

Tanner, Sonderegger, & Stuart-Smith “Best Paper” at NAACL 2022

James Tanner (PhD '20), Morgan Sonderegger and Jane Stuart-Smith presented "Multidimensional acoustic variation in vowels across English dialects" at the SIGMORPHON 2022 workshop at NAACL 2022, which won the workshop's Best...
September 5, 2022

McGill at LabPhon 18

LabPhon 18 was held virtually June 22-25.  There were several presentations by department members: Gwen Brekelmans, Nadine Lavan, Haruka Saito, Meghan Clayards and Elizabeth Wonnacott --...
September 5, 2022

MCQLL Summer News

Former MCQLL MA student (2021), Emily Goodwin traveled to ACL 2022 in Dublin, Ireland to present her paper Compositional Generalization in Dependency Parsing,...
September 5, 2022

AFLA 28 proceedings

The proceedings of the 28th annual meeting of the Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association (AFLA 28), co-hosted by McGill University and National University of...
August 27, 2022

Gouming Martens’ PhD defence

Congratulations to Gouming Martens, who defended his dissertation "What about those B-accents and hat patterns? Form and meaning of contrastive topics in English,...
August 22, 2022

Welcome incoming grad students!

McLing is happy to welcome our new incoming cohort of graduate students! Jeanne Brown: Jeanne Brown is interested in language variation and change,...
August 22, 2022

David Shanks to Whitehorse

MA student David Shanks traveled to Whitehorse, Yukon to conduct fieldwork with speakers of Dän k'è' (Southern Tutchone, Dene/Athabaskan) in June. Over two weeks, David...
August 22, 2022

Mathieu Paillé’s PhD defence

Congratulations to Mathieu Paillé, who successfully defended his dissertation, "Strengthening Predicates" August 3rd, supervised by Bernhard Schwarz and Luis Alonso-Ovalle. Mathieu will be...
August 22, 2022

Justin Royer’s PhD defence

Congratulations to Justin Royer, who successfully defended his dissertation, "Elements of (in)definteness and binding: A Mayan perspective", supervised by Luis Alonso-Ovalle, Jessica Coon,...
August 22, 2022

Masashi Harada’s PhD defence and job news

Congratulations to Masashi Harada, who successfully defended his dissertation "Locality effects in composition with plurals and conjunctions" in July, supervised by Bernhard Schwarz and...
August 22, 2022