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LLI Members win more convocation medals

Congratulations to LLI members Matthew Darling and Eric Spero for willing medals at the Fall 2014 convocation. Matthew Darling won a University Medal in Cognitive Science and Eric Spero won a Senate Medal.

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LLI members win convocation medals

Congratulations to LLI members Dejan Milacic, Katie van Luvan and Rick Cheshire for winning medals at this year’s convocation. Dejan won a University Medal in Cognitive Science. Rick Cheshire won a University Medal in Arts. Katie van Luven won a … Continue reading

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LLI Meeting: March 21, 2014

This week, Friday March 21st, 2014, we will have Linda Cochrane of Concordia University give a talk entitled, “Water is not H20″ (abstract below). Linda Cochrane is a PhD candidate at Concordia University, with BA’s in mathematics and philosophy, a … Continue reading

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LLI Meeting: March 7, 2014

This week, we have Prof. Erik Anonby presenting current research for Institute of Cognitive Science’s LLI Lab and Carleton’s French department in joint collaboration. His talk is entitled, “Qu’est-ce que découvrir une « nouvelle » langue? Enjeux et identités dans la documentation … Continue reading

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LLI Meeting: Feb 28, 2014

This Friday Elizabeth Christie will be presenting more of her doctoral research on the English Resultative. Her informal discussion will include the latest grammaticality judgement surveys she had designed, followed by a short presentation on the resultative and a discussion of experimental … Continue reading

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LLI Meeting: Feb 14, 2014

This week we have Dr. Raj Singh presenting to us his research on “Implicature and free-choice signatures: embedding, processing complexity, and child development”. Please see the abstract below. We will meet this Friday, Feb. 14th, at 1 to 2:30pm in … Continue reading

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Workshop on unbounded dependencies: July 20, 2014

The LFG 2014 conference will be followed by the Workshop “The Syntax and Information Structure of Unbounded Dependencies” in the same venue. More information at http://lfg-conference.org/program/workshop/. The Syntax and Information Structure of Unbounded Dependencies The University of Michigan Sunday, July … Continue reading

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LLI Meeting: Jan 31, 2014

CANCELLED: Unfortunately, this meeting is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. Original notice: This Friday, January 31st Dr. Raj Singh will be presenting to a practice talk that he will be giving at MIT soon. Title and abstract are forthcoming. We … Continue reading

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Dissertations now available on the LLI site

We now have a page which lists undergraduate and graduate theses completed in the LLI Lab, as well as links to the complete pdf file where permission has been given. Anyone who has completed their Honours BA work, MA work … Continue reading

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LLI Meeting: Jan 24, 2014

On Friday, January 24th, Katie Van Luven will present her BA Honours research. The title of her talk is “The argument status of directional PPs”. Please feel free to personally contact Katie for more information regarding her research. We will … Continue reading

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