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Linguistics Events


Personal Statements for PhD Programs and Applications for Non-Academic Positions

September 27, 2019, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Smith Building, 107

This Friday, September 27, 2019, our Friday Linguistics Colloquium will consist of a professional development workshop for graduate students. The workshop will be led by Professors Elliott Moreton and Jennifer Smith.

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Difficult Discourse

October 11, 2019, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Hyde Hall, University Room

This event will feature talks by five scholars in complementary areas, linguistics, communication, rhetoric, library science, and sociology, about their research on these and related topics, as well as a panel discussion with additional expert faculty from UNC.

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Colloquium Talk

October 25, 2019, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Smith Building, 107

Graduate students Tristan Bavol and Victoria Johnston will present on "Divergent Principles of Numeral Formation in P’urhepecha" at 3:30 pm in 107 Smith Building.

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Colloquium Talk

November 22, 2019, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Smith Building, 107

Professor Adam Albright from MIT will give a talk in our Friday colloquium series on November. Professor Albright's research interests span Phonology, Morphology, Language Acquisition, and Computational Linguistics.

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Language Exchange

February 7, 2020, 05:30 pm – 07:30 pm
Imbibe, 108 Henderson St.

Presented by the Linguistic Graduate Student Association and Imbibe! Come by and grab a sticker or two to represent the language(s) you want to practice, stick 'em on, and get to talking!

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Spring Colloquium (CANCELLED)

March 21, 2020, 09:30 am – 05:45 pm
Carolina Union, 3411

Hosted by the Linguistics Graduate Student Association every spring. Fellow linguists are invited from all over to present and discuss current topics of interest in the field in an all-day conference.

UPDATE: This event has been CANCELLED due to the ongoing situation regarding the coronavirus outbreak.

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