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American Studies, English, History & Linguistics receive NEH award

American Studies, English, History & Linguistics receive NEH award

September 19, 2016 — The UNM Departments of American Studies, English, History and Linguistics, along with 28 other colleges and universities have been chosen by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to rethink and transform the training and education for the “next...

Phyllis Perrin Wilcox honored for 44 years of service

Phyllis Perrin Wilcox honored for 44 years of service

September 01, 2015 — A special symposium is being held for Professor of Linguistics, Phyllis Perrin Wilcox, on Sunday, Sept. 13, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in SUB Ballroom A. The event pays tribute to her 44 years of...

Signed Language Interpreting Program Touted by Accrediting Body

Signed Language Interpreting Program Touted by Accrediting Body

January 09, 2014 — The University of New Mexico Signed Language Interpreting (SLI) program was recently notified by the Commission on Collegiate Interpreter Education (CCIE) that they have received a full 10-year accreditation for the Bachelor of Science in SLI. Only 14

Maddieson Named AAAS Fellow

November 25, 2013 — Adjunct Professor Ian Maddieson, Department of Linguistics, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Election as an AAAS Fellow is an honor bestowned upon members by their peers. This year, 388 ...

Wilcox Delivers Series of Lectures at International Linguistics Forum

October 15, 2012 — Sherman Wilcox, center, with two Chinese students, in front of the gates to the Forbidden City.Sherman Wilcox, professor of linguistics, has been asked to deliver a series of 10 lectures, two per day, this week at Beihang University in Beijing, China.The ...

Counterinsurgency and Language Focus of Lecture

November 28, 2011 — The American Studies Lecture Series presents "Weaponizing Translation: U.S. Counterinsurgency and the Problem of Language," featuring Vicente Rafael, professor of history, University of Washington, on Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 3 p.m. in the Student Union ...

Navajo Language Program Hosts a Lecture with Rose Graham

November 15, 2011 — The University of New Mexico Department of Linguistics' Navajo Language Program presents "Where's My Bill?" with Rose Graham Thursday, Nov. 17 from 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. in the Student Union Building, Mirage-Thunderbird room.Graham will discuss the Navajo ...

Event Celebrates Threatened Languages

September 14, 2011 — The ¡Globalquerque! presentation "Hand-to-Tongue: A Celebration of Threatened Languages" features four affiliated with UNM – alumni Lisa Gill and Teresa Blankmeyer Burke, graduate student Tanaya Winder and dual enrollment student Reed Bobroff – at 1 p.m. ...

Platero Teaches Navajo Way

April 25, 2011 — Paul Platero, Edge of the Water Clan, grew up in Canoncito, now Tohajiiliee, about 30 miles west of Albuquerque. Education took him out of his community and brought him back again to teach Navajo. Platero, assistant professor in the UNM linguistics ...

UNM High Desert Linguistics Society Hosts Conference

November 02, 2010 — The UNM graduate student organization High Desert Linguistics Society hosts their 9th biennial linguistics conference Thursday, Nov. 4 through Saturday, Nov. 6. All events are set on the third floor of the SUB. The purpose of HDLS is to promote the ...

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