LINGUIST List keeps you on your feet. It has been three years since I started working here now, and each year I have something new to tell you, some new adventure to share with you. The first time I wrote to you it was to tell you about my fieldwork experiences in Chiapas, Mexico and making a map from it for the LL-MAP project (llmap.org). The second time I wrote you had to do with creating a small online lexicon for LEGO http://lego.linguistlist.org). It is well known now that LINGUIST List is a training ground for students. So what do I have to share with you this time?
In addition to my responsibilities as a team leader for LL-MAP, I have begun working on the ELCat team. Having seen a project start from scratch and having watched it develop into a thorough and comprehensive resource on endangered languages, I am so proud to say that I had a part in it. Other opportunities this year I had were to learn video and audio editing for upcoming vlogs, tutorials and videos on our youtube page (http://www.youtube.com/user/linguistlist). The research and applied skills I have learned this semester are remarkable.
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