ILST Seminar: Mini Talks 1

October 20, 2023
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Join us for mini-talks by our first-year graduate students:   Mingyang Bian – “A Commitment-Based Analysis of ‘Believe’ as an Implicature Trigger” The distribution of believe as a propositional attitude verb exhibits a complicated picture, which calls for a reasonable description of its strength. The observations that believe is typically used as a device for […]

We are pleased to host a panel discussion on careers after/in COGS with a focus on postgraduate school. The panelists are:   Bhavana Penmetsa (Col ’21)  who taught English in Spain for a year as a Fulbrighter and is now working as a project manager at the Exoneration Project, a non-profit legal service organization that helps […]

E.A.R.S. (Electronic Auditory Research Seminars) – a monthly auditory seminar series focused on central auditory processing   Maria Loconsole (University of Padova): “Tortoises (Testudo hermanni) spontaneously associate visual and acoustic information”   Crossmodal correspondences refer to a spontaneous tendency to associate information coming from different sensory modalities. For instance, we consider a high-pitch sound as […]