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LINGUIST List 20.1117

Fri Mar 27 2009

University: of Toronto is on the Lead!

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Message 1: Grad School Challenge Update
Date: 27-Mar-2009
From: linguist <linguistlinguistlist.org>
Subject: Grad School Challenge Update
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Dear Subscribers,

The race is on! University of Toronto is challenging all other
schools in the grad school challenge! The University of
Toronto has been in the lead of the overall challenge for
four days in row! The University of Michigan and the University
of Washington has been close by the whole time.

Donate now and make your school the leader!
http://linguistlist.org/donation/donate/donate1.cfm

Today, the University of Wisconsin-Madison took a huge jump and
it is now third and pushing the University of Washington to
fourth place! Will it be able to move up to second place?

We have a new leader in the Asia region! Tohoku University
took the first place today. Tianjin Foreign Studies University
also took a new spot placing second. Will Saga National
University be able to move back up?

The Universitat de Barcelona has also been in the first place
for the European region for a few days. Oxford University
Phonetics Laboratory, Swansea University, University of
Geneva, University of Oxford, Vrije University Brussels,
Utrecht Institute of Linguistics OTS and University of Oxford
are all in second place. Will one of these schools be able to
move up to take first place and destitute the Universitat
de Barcelona?

In the US East region, the University of Michigan is taking
the lead at this time. However, the University of Wisconsin-Madison
moved up close and may take the lead very shortly. Will the
student and faculty of the University of Wisconsin-Madison
be able to get together and make this possible?

The University of Washington is ahead of all other schools in
the US West region. Arizona State University, University of
Arizona, University of California, Berkeley and Stanford
University are all close by trying to move up the list! Which
one of these schools will be able to make it to the top?

There has been a tie in the Pacific region for almost a week
now between Griffith University and Monash University. Are there
other institutions in that region who want to put an end to
this? Take the lead! Donate now to make your school the leader!

In the Middle East region, Bar-Ilan University is ahead of
all other institutions. University of Cyprus, Tel-Aviv University
and American University of Kuwait are in second, third and fourth
place respectively. Will this order last?

In teh African region we only have one participating institution:
University of Botswana. Which school will raise to the occasion
and take the lead in this group?

Remember, all regions will have two winners. The top schools in
each region will receive a prize! Remember these are prizes
for your department! You will be able to share this prize, as
you got together to make your school a winner!

Grad School challenge coordinators: remember that you could
also win a prize if your school donated the most in each of the
fund drive weeks! Last week, the coordinator for the University
of Toronto got this prize! Will it be you next week?

Donate now and help your school get to the top!
https://linguistlist.org/donation/donate/donate1.cfm

The LINGUIST Crew



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