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Past Events

Apr20

Linguistics Colloquium: 3 QP presentations

Linguistics

Thursday, April 20, 2017 7:30 PM
Johnson Center, Room B

PhD students present their preliminary reports on their Qualifying Papers. There will be three 15-20 minute reports: Ken Tseng—The Effect of Lexical-tones on Voice Onset Time in L2 Mandarin production by English speakers; Yuting Guo— L1 effect on temporal features of L2 read and spontaneous speech; Omar Alkhonini—The Impact of Segmental and Suprasegmental Information on the Perception of Foreign-Accented Speech

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Apr13

Linguistics Colloquium: 3 QP presentations

Linguistics

Thursday, April 13, 2017 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Johnson Center, Room B

PhD students present their preliminary reports on their Qualifying Papers. There will be three 15-20 minute reports: Mashael Al-Aloula-- The Emergence of a Progressive Aspect in Najdi Arabic Sahar Almohareb-- The acquisition of English aspirated voiceless stops by Arabic native speakers Sarah Alamri-- Acoustic Analysis of English Vowel Epenthesis By Southern Saudi Speakers

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Apr12

2017 Gras Lecture in the Humanities

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 8:00 PM
Center for the Arts, Grand Tier III

The English Department is pleased to announce Wendy Wheeler will present the 2017 Vernon and Marguerite Gras Lecture.

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Apr6

Linguistics Colloquium: Detecting and Analyzing Cybercrime in Text-based Communication of Cybercriminal Networks Through Computational Linguistic and Psycholinguistic Feature Modeling

A talk by Alex V Mbaziira, a PhD IT candidate in the Volgenau School of Engineering at George Mason University.

Linguistics

Thursday, April 6, 2017 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Research Hall, #163

A talk by Alex V Mbaziira, a PhD IT candidate in the Volgenau School of Engineering at George Mason University.

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