* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
LINGUIST List logo Eastern Michigan University Wayne State University *
* People & Organizations * Jobs * Calls & Conferences * Publications * Language Resources * Text & Computer Tools * Teaching & Learning * Mailing Lists * Search *
* *
LINGUIST List 20.1264

Sat Apr 04 2009

I: Have Had the Opportunity to Learn a Great Deal

Editor for this issue: Maria Moreno-Rollins <marialinguistlist.org>

To post to LINGUIST, use our convenient web form at http://linguistlist.org/LL/posttolinguist.html
        1.     linguist, LINGUIST Has Provided Me With Day-to-Day Challenges

Message 1: LINGUIST Has Provided Me With Day-to-Day Challenges
Date: 04-Apr-2009
From: linguist <linguistlinguistlist.org>
Subject: LINGUIST Has Provided Me With Day-to-Day Challenges
E-mail this message to a friend

Dear Subscribers,

At LINGUIST over the past two years, I have had the
opportunity to learn a great deal about web technologies
and programming for interoperability. While attending
grad school at Eastern Michigan University for Artificial
Intelligence, LINGUIST has provided me with day-to-day
challenges that have allowed me to hone my skills as a
programmer and a computer scientist. LINGUIST has provided
a social and work experience component to my education
that I believe has no match in any computer science program
in the world. It is through donations from subscribers and
supporters like yourselves that allows LINGUST to provide
this excellent learning experience.

My Projects at LINGUIST have included LL-MAP, Job Announcements
Submission and Editing Facilities, GOLD, The LINGUIST List
Jobs Bulletin, and the newly released static language map
feature available from the LINGUIST List Language Description
pages. Many projects that I have worked on at LINGUIST have
required the learning of new programming languages and web
technologies. A few of the Technologies that I have learned
at LINGUIST include XSLT, Perl, ColdFusion, PHP, Advanced
JavaScript toolkits, ESRI Web mapping technologies as well as
JSP and ORACLE. I can't think of anywhere else that I could
have gained the hands-on experience of working on/with all of
these technologies and more.

LINGUIST is a very friendly environment to work in, and has
provided me with a warm and welcome home for over two years
thanks to the donations of subscribers. Continued donations
to LINGUIST every year ensure that there is always a place for
students from many disciplines to work together toward the
betterment of the field of linguistics through cooperation and
communication. Please help us continue our efforts by donating


Thank you for your support,

Benjamin J. Cool

This Year the LINGUIST List hopes to raise $60,000. This money will go to help 
keep the List running by supporting all of our Student Editors for the coming year.

See below for donation instructions, and don't forget to check out our Fund Drive 
2009 LINGUIST List Restaurant and join us for a delightful treat!


There are many ways to donate to LINGUIST!

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

Alternatively you can also pledge right now and pay later. To do so, go to:

For all information on donating and pledging, including information on how to 
donate by check, money order, or wire transfer, please visit:

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 
gift you make to a non-profit organization. Normally this entails your contacting 
your human resources department and sending us a form that the EMU Foundation fills 
in and returns to your employer. This is generally a simple administrative procedure 
that doubles the value of your gift to LINGUIST, without costing you an extra penny. 
Please take a moment to check if your company operates such a program.

Thank you very much for your support of LINGUIST!

Prize donations:

Laura J. Downing
Monica MaCaulay

Cascadilla Press
Edinburgh University Press
Elsevier LDT
Emerald Group Publishing Co.
Georgetown University Press
John Benjamins
Mouton de Gruyter
Oxford Univeristy Press
Surrey Morphology Group
The LINGUIST List Hall of Fame

GOURMETS ($1000 and over)

SOUS-CHEFS ($100 to $1000)
Acrisio Pires and Heather Taylor 
Andrea Sims 
Anita Fetzer 
Antoinette Hawayek de Ezcurdia 
Arienne M. Dwyer 
Arto Anttila 
Bambi Schieffelin 
Bernard Spolsky 
Bert Remijsen & Alice Turk 
Bonnie D. Schwartz 
Brent Henderson 
Carla Umbach 
Carleton College Linguistics Program 
Carol Klee 
CaroLyn Green Hartnett 
Catherine Rudin 
Charles Scott 
Clare Mar-Molinero, on behalf of University of southampton 
Columbia School Linguistic Society 
CTexT  North-West University CTexT  North-West University 
D Terence Langendoen 
Dan Finer and Ellen Broselow 
Dan Slobin 
Daniel Currie Hall 
Danny Moates 
David Bowie 
Department of Linguistics 
Diane Massam 
Dipika Mukherjee 
Dr. MJ Hardman 
Earl M. Herrick 
Elizabeth Cowper 
Elizabeth Winkler 
Emily M. Bender 
Eric Haeberli 
Frances Trix 
Gail Stygall 
Gene Gragg 
Gerardo Lorenzino 
Gilbert Rappaport 
Heike Behrens 
Helen Aristar-Dry 
Hess Michael 
Hubert Cuyckens 
Ian L. Wilson 
J. W. Fuller 
Jeanette Gundel 
Jeff Mielke 
Jeff Siegel 
Jie Zhang 
Johanna Laakso 
John Beavers 
John Lawler 
Jordi Carrera Ventura 
Josep M. Fontana and Louise McNally 
Julie Auger 
Keith Goeringer 
Kemp Williams 
Keren Rice 
Kevin R. Gregg 
Kornel Bangha 
Kristin Denham 
Larisa Zlatic 
Laura Callahan 
Laura Wagner 
Lenore Grenoble 
Line Mikkelsen 
Lynn Sims 
Maite Taboada 
Margaret Speas 
Maria Catricalà 
Marisa Ferrara Boston 
Mary Dalrymple 
Michael Quinion 
Michael Silverstein 
Michael Swan 
Monica Macaulay & Joe Salmons 
Nan Ratner 
nancy sullivan 
Panayiotis Pappas 
Paul Chapin 
Pius ten Hacken 
Price Caldwell 
Randall Gess 
Richard Meier 
Rick Nouwen 
Robert Beard 
Roberta D'Alessandro 
Rochelle Lieber 
Roland Pfau 
Roxana Newman 
Sandy Steever 
School of Languages (SKT) 
Seth Knox 
Shanley Allen 
Sharon Cote 
Shaw Gynan 
Shirley Silver 
Susan D Fischer 
Susan D Fischer 
Susan Hooyenga 
Susanne Gahl 
Tej Bhatia 
Theresa Biberauer 
Thorsten Trippel 
Tomoko Yasutake 
Ute Römer 
Victoria Bergvall 
Victoria Muehleisen 
Wayles Browne 
Yoko Hasegawa 
Yoonjung Kang 

- Plus 11 anonymous donors

WAITERS ($50 to $100)

Adam Buchwald
Alana Thorpe
Albin Jaques
Alexander Onysko
Allard Jongman
Amaya Mendikoetxea
Anastassia Loukina
Andrea Schalley
anja wanner
Ann Wehmeyer
Anne Breitbarth
annie zaenen
Antonella Sorace
Antonis Polentas
Barbara Stiebels
Bencie Woll
Brian King
Carrie Gillon
Caterina Mauri
Catherine Fortin
Chiara Gianollo
Cornelia Paraskevas
Cynthia G Clopper
Dalina Kallulli
Daniela Müller
Danuta Przepiórkowska
Daphna Heller
David J. Iannucci
Diana Apoussidou
Dianyu Li
Dimitrios Ntelitheos
Edith Aldridge
Ellenor Shoemaker
Eugenia Casielles
Fabienne Baider
Fiedler Ines
Fran Gulinello
Franca Ferrari-Bridgers
Frauke Zeller
Grover Hudson
Hans Lindquist
Heather Holmback
Henrik Jørgensen
Hirokatsu Yoshihara
Howard Williams
Humphrey van Polanen Petel
Ian MacKay
Ignazio Mauro Mirto
James Lavine
Jane Grimshaw
Jean Mulder
Jennifer Cole
Jia Lou
Jo Johnson
Joan Baart
Joaquim Barbosa
Joost Kremers
Jose-Luis Mendivil
Josefa Mardijono
Joseph Errington
Judith Meinschaefer
Julia Herschensohn
Julia Huettner
K P Corrigan
Kate Paesani
Katherine Hoi Ying Chen
Kathleen Ward
Katy Carlson
Keigo Noda
Klaus P. Schneider
Laura Downing
Laurel Preston
Laurie Zaring
Linda Coleman
Lisa Galvin
Lise Menn
Ljiljana Progovac
Luis Gonzalez
Luisa Granato
Lydia Grebenyova
M Lynne Murphy
Mammongraphy Reporting System
Manuel Leonetti
Margaret Dunham
Maria Cristina Cuervo
Martin Haspelmath
Martin Salzmann
Martina Penke
Mary Clayton and R. Joe Campbell
Mary Shapiro
Michael Goodman
Michael Maxwell
MIchael Wagner
Mira Ariel
Morris Salkoff
Neil Olsen
Nicholas Fleisher
Oliver Stegen
Pamela Perniss
Patricia Cabredo Hofherr
Peter Grund
Peter Öhl
Phaedra Royle
Philip LeSourd
Philip McCarthy
Pierre Larrivee
Pilar Garces Blitvich
Regina Morin
Ricardo Gómez
Richard Hudson
Richard Whitt
Richard Winters
Rodrigo Gutiérrez-Bravo
Ruth Singer
Sarah Murray
Seizi Iwata
Shlomo Izre'el
Stefan Dollinger
Stefan Frisch
Stephen Wechsler
Susan Tamasi
Susann Fischer
Susannah Levi
Tadhg Ó hIfearnáin
Terrence Potter
Trey Jones
Trudy Smoke
Veronika Koller
Wally Anderson
Xabier Artiagoitia
Xosé Luís Regueira
Yuni Kim

- Plus 12 anonymous donors
DONORS (Up to $50)

Adam Cooper 
Albert Ortmann 
Amara Prasithrathsint 
Andrea Berez 
Ann Evans 
Anne Pomerantz 
Anne Schwarz 
Anne Violin-Wigent 
Anne-Michelle Tessier 
Asli Untak-Tarhan 
Barbara Vance 
Brian José 
C.L. Cannizzaro 
Camilla Wide 
Carol M Myers Scotton 
Carolina Barrera-Tobon 
Chih-hsiang Shu 
Christel de Bruijn 
Christie Brien 
Christina Emrick 
Corinne Kirchner 
Dale Koike 
David Palfreyman 
David Pereplyotchik 
Dirk Noël 
Donna Cromer 
E. Allyn Smith 
Effi Georgala 
Elaine Gold 
Elena Bashir 
Elisabetta Jezek 
Eric Russell 
Eva Lacroix 
Evgeny Shaulskiy 
Fay Wouk 
Fernanda Ferreira 
Francisco Ordonez 
fredrik heinat 
George & Mary Huttar 
Grace Robinson 
Hiroki Koga 
Hyun Kyung Hwang 
Inbal Arnon 
Ingrid de Saint-Georges 
Iris Levitis 
Istvan Kecskes 
James Michnowicz 
James Vanden Bosch 
Jan Strunk 
Jason Siegel 
Jessica Barlow 
Jila Ghomeshi 
Jo-Anne Ferreira 
Joanna Lowenstein 
John Harris 
John te Velde 
Jonathan Glenn 
Jonathan Washington 
Jose Camacho 
Josep Alba 
Judith Degen 
Judith Pine 
Julie Bruch 
Julie Winter 
Karen Zagona 
Karl J. Reinhardt 
Kate Arcangeli 
Katherine Hawkland 
Kelly Akerman 
Kilu von Prince 
Kyle Grove 
Laurie Poulson 
Lisa Levinson 
Loretta O'Connor 
Lotte Hogeweg 
Lotus Goldberg 
lyn frazier 
Manami Hirayama 
Marc Brunelle 
Marianna Chodorowska-Pilch 
Mark de Vries 
Mary O'Brien 
Maurice Wong 
Mayrene Bentley 
Michael Newman 
Michael Pickering 
Michael Tepper 
Michal Brody 
Misha Becker 
Nan Decker 
Nino Amiridze 
Peter Richtsmeier 
Phillip Tipton 
Radek Simik 
Raffaella Zanuttini and Bob Frank 
Raymond LaVerghetta 
Rena Helms-Park 
Rene Valdes 
Rizwan Ahmad 
Ronald Moe 
Ros Temple 
Russell Hugo 
Sandra Smith 
Sara Mack 
Sarah Lee 
Sasha Simonenko 
Sergio Baauw 
Sharon Gerlach 
Solveig Granath 
Stephan Kepser 
Steve Hartman Keiser 
Svetlana Aksenova 
Theres Gruter 
Tony Wright 
Tracy Lennertz 
Uriel Cohen Priva 
Vera Lee-Schoenfeld 
William Dalton 
Winifred Davies 
Yuri, Mio and Lina Backhaus 
Zhiguo Xie 
Zhong Chen 
Zoe Ziliak 

- Plus 29 anonymous donors


Cambridge Scholars Publishing 
Cambridge University Press 
Cascadilla Press 
Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd 
Edinburgh University Press 
Elsevier Ltd 
Emerald Group Publishing Limited 
Equinox Publishing Ltd 
European Language Resources Association - ELRA 
Georgetown University Press 
Hodder Education 
John Benjamins 
Lincom GmbH 
MIT Press 
Mouton de Gruyter 
Multilingual Matters 
Narr Francke Attempto Verlag GmbH + Co. KG 
Oxford University Press 
Peter Lang AG 
Routledge (Taylor and Francis) 

Association of Editors of the Journal of Portuguese Linguistics 
Graduate Linguistic Students' Association, Umass 
International Pragmatics Assoc. 
Langues et Linguistique 
Linguistic Association of Finland 
Netherlands Graduate School of Linguistics / Landelijke - LOT 
Pacific Linguistics 
SIL International 
St. Jerome Publishing Ltd 
Utrecht institute of Linguistics 



Aston University 
Austrian Res.Inst. for AI (OFAI) 
Basis Technology 
Boston University 
Duesseldorf University 
Düsseldorf University 
Freie Universität Berlin 
Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin 
Leiden University 
Loyola College in Maryland 
Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics 
Montclair State University 
NetBase Solutions, Inc. 
North-West University 
Nottingham University 
Queens College/City University of New York 
Radboud University Nijmegen 
Research Centre of Multilingualism, Hamburg 
Rice University 
TextWise LLC 
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 
The University of Montana 
University of Cyprus 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 
University of Innsbruck 
Université de Montréal 
VU University Amsterdam



University of Toronto 
University of Washington 
University of Michigan 
University of Wisconsin-Madison 
University of California, Berkeley 
University of Texas at Austin 
University of Kansas 
Georgetown University 
Cornell University 
Ohio State University 
Indiana University-Bloomington 
Arizona State University 
University of California, San Diego 
Michigan State University 
University of Edinburgh 
Stanford University 
University of Ottawa 
City University of New York 
University of Arizona 
Indiana University 
University of Massachusetts at Amherst 
University of Minnesota 
New York University 
University of Chicago 
Temple University 
Universitat de Barcelona 
Bar-Ilan University 
Western Washington University 
Simon Fraser University 
Wayne State University 
University of Florida 
University of Melbourne 
Carleton College 
University of California, Santa Barbara 
McGill University 
University of Montreal 
Carleton University 
Vienna University 
University of Geneva 
Western Kentucky University 
State University of New York at Stony Brook 
University of Pennsylvania 
Boston University 
Universidade de Santiago de Compostela 
Eastern Michigan University 
Utrecht Institute of Linguistics OTS 
University of Konstanz 
Universität Bielefeld 
International Institute for Asian Studies 
University of California, Los Angeles 
Universität Innsbruck 
Bucknell University 
University of California, Santa Cruz 
University of Maryland 
Oxford University Phonetics Laboratory 
Amsterdam Center for  Language and Communication, University of Amsterdam 
IBM Entity Analytics/Global Name Recognition 
Swansea University 
University of the Witwatersrand 
Vrije University Brussels 
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven 
Universiteit van Amsterdam 
Leiden University Centre for Linguistics 
Ohio University 
University of New England 
University of Zurich 
University of Pavia 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology 
Wayne State College 
Harvard University 
University of Hawaii 
Tohoku University 
University of Oxford 
University of Utah 
Austin Peay State University 
Brown University 
University of Rochester, New York 
University of Hong Kong 
University of Victoria 
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology 
SIL International 
Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft, Typologie, und Universalienforschung 
Yale University 
Humboldt University, Berlin 
Rice University 
Universität Würzburg 
University of Georgia 
University of Massachusetts 
University of Warsaw 
United Arab Emirates University 
University of Zaragoza 
Universidad del País Vasco 
University of Cambridge 
University of Cyprus 
University of the Basque Country 
University of Alberta 
Aston University 
Bergische Universität Wuppertal 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 
Russian Academy of Sciences 
University of California, Davis 
Université Paris 8 
Aichi Prefectural University 
University of Memphis 
University of North Carolina at Charlotte 
University of Limerick 
University College London 
Griffith University 
University of Essex 
Wake Forest University 
Ghent University 
University of Colorado at Boulder 
University of Texas at Arlington 
Victoria University of Wellington 
University of British Columbia 
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid 
Teachers College, Columbia University 
Tel-Aviv University 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 
Laboratoire des langues et civilisations à tradition orale 
Hunter College 
University of Groningen 
CLLE-ERSS-Université de Toulouse 
Monash University 
Northwestern University 
University of Louisiana at Lafayette 
Aarhus University 
University of Manchester 
University of Sussex 
University of Lausanne 
Tianjin Foreign Studies University 
University of Frankfurt 
Rutgers University 
University of Southern California 
American University of Kuwait 
University of Otago 
Bridgewater State College 
Karlstad University 
University of Calgary 
University of the West Indies at St. Augustine 
Chulalongkorn University 
Calvin College 
Kansas State University 
Université de Paris VII, Denis Diderot 
Ruhr University Bochum 
University of Bristol 
Stony Brook University 
University of Helsinki 
San Diego State University 
University of Gothenburg 
University of Botswana 
City College of New York (CUNY) 
Colorado State University 
University of Manitoba 
Northeastern State University 
Saga National University 
University of Potsdam 
Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen 
Columbia University 
Georgian Academy of Sciences 
Oakland University 
Montclair State University 
Northeastern University 
German Institute for Japanese Studies 
Université de Montréal 
University of Southampton 
The Graduate Center, The City University of New York 
North Carolina State University

Respond to list|Read more issues|LINGUIST home page|Top of issue

Please report any bad links or misclassified data

LINGUIST Homepage | Read LINGUIST | Contact us

NSF Logo

While the LINGUIST List makes every effort to ensure the linguistic relevance of sites listed
on its pages, it cannot vouch for their contents.