LINGUIST List 16.989

Fri Apr 01 2005

STORY: From Argentina to Michigan...

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        1.     linguist, Editor Maria Moreno-Rollins on Life at LINGUIST
        2.     linguist, How to donate...
        3.     linguist, Thanks to all these lovely people...


Message 1: Editor Maria Moreno-Rollins on Life at LINGUIST

Date: 01-Apr-2005
From: linguist <linguistlinguistlist.org>
Subject: Editor Maria Moreno-Rollins on Life at LINGUIST


Fund Drive 2005 is now on! Visit http://linguistlist.org/donate.html to donate now!
Dear Subscribers,

I am an international student from Argentina who moved to Ypsilanti to study
linguistics and TESOL at Eastern Michigan University. I have been able to be in
contact with amazing faculty members and outstanding other students who are part
of the linguistics program.

I remember that in one of my first linguistics courses at EMU one of the people
who worked at the Linguist List, Michael Appleby, was brought into class to tell
us about the work he had been doing for his own research and for the Linguist
List. I was fascinated about it and the different things a University supports
students with. I was hooked. That was in fact my first contact with Linguist List.

Last November I was given the chance to start getting involved with the Linguist
List. I did not know what to expect of it. I had heard a lot of good things
about it and about what they did but I had not experience it much myself. I was
introduced to an amazing group of students and faculty who are hard working and
fascinated with any dimension of linguistics. I was also surprised by all the
different projects in which Linguist List was involved and developing.

I was then happy to see that people in the Linguist List encourage each other to
do their best and are supportive of all the other members.

Some of the tasks I do today involve approving people to allow them to be shown
in our vast list of linguists around the world who submit their work to us and
make sure that the information is accurate.

Also, I post Journal entries and tables of contents of Journals that are
submitted to Linguist List. I classify the "For Your Information" entries that
are submitted by linguists around the word. Currently, I am helping a group of
people at Linguist List make some changes in the database by moving files from
one server to another.

I am extremely happy to have been able to join the Linguist List. Even though I
have just started working at Linguist List, I have been able to learn a lot from
the type of work done, the submissions of research linguists send us, and the
rest of the team at Linguist List.

One of the most outstanding characteristics of the team is that every one of the
members is very professional and is determined to do their best to make sure
things are done correctly and accurately. I have seen the results of such
efforts from letters sent by linguists thanking different members of the team
for their work and aid. This makes me proud and grateful of being part of such
team and able to learn from them.

Thank you,
Maria

Message 2: How to donate...

Date: 01-Apr-2005
From: linguist <linguistlinguistlist.org>
Subject: How to donate...


This Year the LINGUIST List hope to raise $48,867. This money will go to help
keep the List running, by supporting all of our Student Editors for the coming year.

There are many ways to donate to LINGUIST!

You can donate right now using our secure credit card form.

Alternatively you can also pledge right now and pay later.

For all information on donating and pledging, including information on how to
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http://linguistlist.org/donate.html

The LINGUIST List is under the umbrella of Eastern Michigan University and as
such can receive donations through the EMU Foundation, which is a registered
501(c) Non Profit organization. Our Federal Tax number is 38-6005986. These
donations can be offset against your federal and sometimes your state tax return
(U.S. tax payers only). For more information visit the IRS Web-Site, or contact
your financial advisor.

Many companies also offer a gift matching program, such that they will match any
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Foundation fills in and returns to your employer. This is generally a simple
administrative procedure that doubles the value of your gift to LINGUIST,
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Thank you very much for your support of LINGUIST!



Message 3: Thanks to all these lovely people...

Date: 01-Apr-2005
From: linguist <linguistlinguistlist.org>
Subject: Thanks to all these lovely people...


TARGET THIS YEAR: $48,867
TOTAL SO FAR: $25694

LINGUIST Contributors

Angels ($1000 and over)
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Mainstays ($100 to $1000)
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Shanley Allen
Gregory D. S. Anderson
Frank Anshen
Ron Artstein
Julie Auger
Wynn Chao and Emmon Bach
Heike Behrens
Tej Bhatia
Julian Bradfield
Dan Finer and Ellen Broselow
Wayles Browne
Laura Callahan
Andrew Carnie
Wannie Carstens
Paul Chapin
Donna Christian
Billy Clark
Columbia School Linguistic Society
Karen Davis
University of Melbourne Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering
University of Melbourne Department of Linguistics and Applied Linguistics
Mark Donohue
Arienne M. Dwyer
Cynthia Edmiston
Edward Garrett
Jeff Good
Stefan Thomas Gries
Zenzi M. Griffin
MJ Hardman
Carolyn Hartnett
Michael Hess
Baden Hughes
Michael Hußmann
James Jenkins
John Kingston
Angelika Kratzer
D. Terence Langendoen
John M.Lawler
Elizabeth Liddy
Rochelle Lieber
Gerardo Lorenzino
Monica Macaulay
Ernest McCarus
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Josep M. Fontana and Louise McNally
Line Mikkelsen
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Manuela Noske
Sharon Obeidallah
Kyoko Ono
Barbara H Partee
Penn Linguistics Club, University of Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania Linguistics Club
Colin Phillips
Gilbert Rappaport
Keren Rice
Elizabeth Riddle
Ute Römer
Shirley Silver
Michael Silverstein
Dan Slobin
Margaret Speas
Bernard Spolsky
Sanford Steever
Surrey Morphology Group
Michael Swan
Center for Advanced Study in Theoretical Linguistics (CASTL)
Ash Asudeh and Ida Toivonen
Utilika Foundation
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Laura Wagner
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Natasha Warner
Adam Werle
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Richard Wright
Larisa Zlatic
Arnold Zwicky
Plus 14 anonymous donors

Supporters ($50 to $100)
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Eric Breck
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Alexander Brock
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Patricia Cabredo Hofherr
Michael Cahill
Ivano Caponigro
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Cornell Linguistics Circle
Andries W Coetzee
Tom Cornell
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Fred Cummins
Thomas Doukas
Laura Downing
Francisco Dubert
Joseph Eska
Kerstin Fischer
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Scott Jackson
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Tomás Jiménez Juliá
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Veronika Koller
Mariko Kondo
Valia Kordoni
Stacy Krainz
Joost Kremers
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Association and academic journal Linguistica Occitana
Helge Lodrup
Josefa Mardijono
Rui Marques
WHISC, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
John Matthews
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Regina Morin
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Thomas Wasow
Ann Wehmeyer
Suzanne Wertheim
Thomas Weskott
Wendy Wilkins
Elizabeth Winkler
Mary Ruth Wise
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Laurie Zaring
Jack B. Zeldos
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Plus 12 anonymous donors

Donors (Up to $50)
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Max Wheeler
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Plus 37 anonymous donors

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Supporting Publishers
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MAJOR SUPPORTERS

Cascadilla Press
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Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd
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Edinburgh University Press
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Elsevier Ltd.
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Equinox Publishing Ltd.
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Hodder Arnold
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John Benjamins
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Lincom GmbH
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MIT Press
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Mouton de Gruyter
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Oxford University Press
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Rodopi
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Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
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SUPPORTERS

Graduate Linguistic Students' Assoc., Umass
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International Pragmatics Assoc.
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Kingston Press Ltd
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MIT Working Papers in Linguistics
http://web.mit.edu/mitwpl/
Multilingual Matters
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Pacific Linguistics
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Palgrave Macmillan
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SIL International
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St. Jerome Publishing Ltd.
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Utrecht Institute of Linguistics / LOT Netherlands Graduate School of Linguistic
http://www-uilots.let.uu.nl/

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