Computational Linguistics Seminar: Dr. Annie Chen
March 2, 2021, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Dr. Chen, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education at the University of Washington, will speak to the Computational Linguistics Certificate seminar about her current research. In her talk, "Studying the Language of Psychological and Social Processes in Social Media and Personal Communications: Examples from Biomedical Informatics and Digital Humanities Research", Dr. Chen will talk about two of her on-going projects. One project concerns prediction of substance use stigma in social media text, and the other is about extraction of person mentions in a corpus of personal diaries from 19th century Ottoman Iraq.
UNC Linguistics Spring Colloquium 2021
March 20, 2021, 09:30 am – 05:45 pm
UNC Linguistics Spring Colloquium 2021 will be held Saturday, March 20th via Zoom with
Dr. Natalie Schilling (Georgetown University) and Dr. Kate Lindsey (Boston University), as keynote speakers. The Linguistics Department is now accepting abstracts for the Colloquium. Click here for more information.
Heritage Language Research Institute
June 7, 2021, 9:45 am – 6:00 pm
Together with Duke university and UCLA's National Heritage Language Resource Center, we will be co-hosting the Thirteenth Heritage Language Research Institute, June 7-10, 2021. The theme of this year's Institute is language similarity and language distance in bilingual/heritage language situations. We are accepting abstracts for poster presentations. For more information, and to submit an abstract, please see the event webpage.