LINGUIST List 25.2285

Sat May 24 2014

Calls: Undergraduate,General Linguistics/USA

Editor for this issue: Bryn Hauk <>

Date: 22-May-2014
From: Karen Miller <>
Subject: Penn State Undergraduate Exhibition in Hispanic and General Linguistics
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Full Title: Penn State Undergraduate Exhibition in Hispanic and General Linguistics
Short Title: PSUxLing

Date: 03-Oct-2014 - 03-Oct-2014
Location: University Park, PA, USA
Contact Person: Karen Miller
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 10-Jun-2014

Meeting Description:

Penn State is excited to announce the first Penn State Undergraduate Exhibition in Hispanic and General Linguistics (PSUxLing) to be held at Penn State - University Park on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014.

PSUxLing is dedicated to promoting excellence in undergraduate research in all fields of linguistics and aims to bring together undergraduate linguists from across the country to present their research. High quality undergraduate linguistics research projects will be showcased at a two-hour poster session where undergraduates will gain experience in and learn about research in the language sciences.

Keynote Speakers:

Dr. Rosa Guzzardo Tamargo, Universidad de Puerto Rico-Río Piedras
Dr. John Lipski, The Pennsylvania State University

PSUxLing Travel Award:

Four travel stipends of $500 each will be awarded to students with the most exceptional abstracts.

Final Call for Papers:

The call for abstracts deadline has been extended until June 10, 2014.

We invite undergraduate students to submit up to one single-authored and one jointly authored abstract for consideration. Abstracts should be 350-500 words, not including references, and should be submitted through the conference website ( Abstract submission deadline is June 10. Notification of acceptance will be sent out early July. Please visit the conference website for more information or to contact members of the PSUxLing organizing committee.

PSUxLing Organizing Committee:

Grant Berry
Dora LaCasse
Daniel Magerman
Lauren Perrotti
Mary Beth Spang
Karen Miller (Faculty Advisor)

Page Updated: 24-May-2014