Linguistics at Cornell
Linguistics as a formal field of study at Cornell dates back to 1946. Ours is a diverse but highly interactive department. We offer one of the top Indo-European comparative linguistics programs in the country, and also have a leading-edge computational linguistics lab, a phonetics lab, and active research groups on topics including the syntax/prosody interface and the relation of language spread to rice agriculture. Cornell linguists do in-depth empirical work on languages ranging from Cheyenne to Yiddish. Our research emphasizes the theoretical bases for that work, in syntax, semantics, phonology, phonetics, and historical linguistics.
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- CLC Speaker Series: Jennifer Cole, U. Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Mar 6th.
- CLC Speaker Series: Lisa Levinson, U. of Oakland, Mar 13th.
- Colloquium Talk: Christian DiCanio, Haskins Labs, Mar 20.
- CLC Speaker Series: Julie Sedivy, U. of Calgary, Mar 27th.
- Colloquium Talk: Susan Fischer, Roch Inst Tech, Apr 17th.
- Colloquium Talk: Rob Podesva, Stanford Univ, Apr 24th.
- Cornell Undergraduate Linguistics Colloquium (CULC 8), Apr 25-27.
- Colloquium Talks: Ashwini Deo, Yale, May 1st & 2nd.
- Cornellians at the 2014 LSA Annual Meeting
- LSA Profiles CEDL grant winner Dominique Corley '14
- New book honors work of Alan Nussbaum.
- LSA October Member Spotlight shines on Sally McConnell-Ginet
- Congratulations to our new PhD's.
- Welcome to the world, Idris Ashton Butler!
- Recent grad Peggy Renwick takes a job at U. of Georgia.