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Pitt gives ELI's Japanese students a Coming of Age Ceremony

Most of the Japanese students hadn’t packed colorful and elaborate kimonos in their suitcases when they came to Pittsburgh — they were...

Alpacas All the Way! Quechua 4 Students Visit Alpaca Farm

Quechua instructor and PhD student Alana DeLoge (far right), leads a group of her Quechua Level 4 student on a tour of an alpaca farm in...

Dr Shelome Gooden Invited to speak at ETAP4 Conference

Dr. Shelome Gooden has been invited to speak at the NSF-funded workshop...

Dr Soudi is one of the 2017 Diversity in the Curriculum Awardees!

The Office of the Provost and the Teaching Center would like to congratulate the winners of the...

Pitt Presents at the Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

The research of five current members of the Pitt Linguistics community was presented at the ...

Pitt Presents at 2017 SLRF

The Pitt contingent made a strong presence at the Second Language Acquisition Forum (SLRF) at Ohio State University, October 12-15, 2017...

Redd up your Pittsburghese - an Interview with Scott Kiesling

Yinz be sure to check it aht! A radio interview with Scott Kiesling on the origins and evolving nature of Pittsburghese.

A great...

Lillian B. Lawler Fellowship Award

PhD student Virginia Terán has been awarded the Lillian B. Lawler Fellowship for the new academic year 2017-2018. This Fellowship is...

Staff Member Anthony Verardi Visits Lebanon

Arabic Instructor Anthony Verardi, who also works at the English Language Institute, visited Lebanon this summer along with Dr. Amani...

Alicia in the Ling Lab
Ssh! Check out the Whisper Rooms!

The Department now boasts of three Whisper Rooms in our 28th floor lab. These booths are fitted with eye-tracking devices that allow for...

Welcome Benjamin Naismith, Mellon Fellow

Ben Naismith is an experienced EFL teacher and teacher educator who has worked since 2002 in a range of contexts, most notably in Costa...

Welcome Dominique "Domi" Corley, Irvis Fellow

Domi joins the Department in the fall as a Ph.D. student. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Cornell University in 2014 with double...

Welcome Dr. Vibha Shetiya, Instructor of Hindi

The Less-Commonly-Taught-Languages Center is pleased to announce that Dr. Vibha Shetiya will be joining us as Visiting Assistant...