Fall 2015 Lab Meetings (119 Moore Building at 12 noon)

Sept. 2, 2015, Cindy

Melancon & Shi. 2015. Representations of abstract grammatical feature agreement in young children

Sept. 9, 2015, Chris

Graff et al. 2015. Subject and object omission in children’s early transitive constructions: A discourse-pragmatic approach

Sept. 16, 2015, Chris

Research Update, Presentation of corpus study on subject pronoun expression in Chilean and Dominican Spanish

Sept. 23, 2015, Rachel

Nardy et al. 2015. Sociolinguistic convergence and social interactions within a group of preschoolers: A longitudinal study

Sept. 30, 2015, Maggie

Research Update, Presentation of corpus study on agreement neutralization in child and adult speech

Oct. 6&8, 2015, Cindy

Eye tracking Training Sessions (Keller Lab and 130 Moore)

Oct. 7, 2015, Karen

Experimental Methods

Oct. 14, 2015, Meeting in 127 Moore (2-4pm)

NWAV Practice Talks

Oct. 21, 2015, Johan

TBA

Oct. 28, 2015

Next Steps Meeting

Nov. 4, 2015, Dora

Research Update, Presentation of experimental study on Spanish-speaking children's production of gender agreement

Nov. 11, 2015, Miguel

Research Update, Presentation of corpus data collection on el voseo in Chilean Spanish

Nov. 18, 2015

Next Steps Meeting

We are moving to the new building - so our last group meeting for the semester is November 18

Spring 2015 Lab Meetings (104/108 Oak Building)

Jan. 20, 2015 Eye tracking Methods - Pablo

Sedivy, J. 2010. Using eyetracking in language acquisition research, Experimental Methods in Language Acquisition Research, John Benjamins.

Jan. 27, 2015 Eye tracking Methods - Antje

Trueswell, J. 2009. Using eye movements as a developmental measure within psycholinguistics, Developmental Pyscholinguistics. John Benjamins.

Dussias, P., Valdes Kroff, J., Guzzardo Tamargo, R., Gerfen, C. 2013. When gender and looking go hand in hand. Studies in Second Language Acquisition 35, 253-287.

Feb 2-3, 2015 Eye tracking Tutorial

Feb. 10, 2015 Acquisition of Grammatical Gender - Cindy

Demuth, K. & Weschler, S. 2012. The acquisition of Sesotho nominal agreement. Morphology, 21, 67-88.

Rodina, Y. 2014. Variation in the input: child and caregiver in the acquisition of grammatical gender in Russian, Language Sciences 43, 116-132.

Feb. 17, 2015 Acquisition of Grammatical Gender - Dora

Rakhlin, N., Kornilov, S., Grigorenko, E. 2014. Gender and agreement processing in children with Developmental Language Disorder, Journal of Child Language 41/2, 241-274.

Feb. 24, 2015 Research Updates

March 3, 2015 Processing - Variation - Cindy

Squires, L. 2014. Processing, Evaluation, Knowledge: Testing the Perception of English Subject-Verb Agreement Variation, Journal of English Linguistics 42/2, 144-172.

March 17, 2015 Processing - Variation - Karen

Squires, L. 2013. It don't go both ways. Journal of Sociolinguistics 17, 200-237.

March 24, 2015 Statistical Learning - Chris

Gagliardi, A., and Lidz, J. 2014. Separating input from intake: Acquiring noun classes in Tsez. Language.

Aslin, R. & Newport, E. 2012. Statistical Learning: From Acquiring Specific Items to Forming General Rules. Current Directions in Psychological Science 21, 170-176.

March 31, 2015 Research Updates

April 7, 2015 Spanish s Lenition - Chris

Bullock, B.; Amengual, M. & Toribio, A. J. 2014. The status of s in Dominican Spanish, Lingua 143, 20-35.

April 14, 2015 Presentation on R - Cindy

April 21, 2015 Acquisition of Variation - Miguel

Smith, J., Durham, M., and Richards, H. (2013) The social and linguistic in the acquisition of sociolinguistic variation. Linguistics, 51 (2). pp. 258-324.

Fall 2014 Lab Meetings (109 Oak Building)

September 10, 2014: Karen Miller - Presentation on lab's current projects

September 17, 2014: Grant Berry - ELAN Tutorial

September 24, 2014: Cindy Lukyanenko - Acquisition of Agreement

October 1, 2014: No Meeting

October 8, 2014: Chris Champi - Pronoun Expression in Spanish-speaking Children

October 15, 2014: Antje Stohr - Acquisition of Voicing Contrasts in Bilingual Preschoolers

October 22, 2014: No Meeting

October 29, 2014: Pablo Requena - Acquisition of Spanish Clitic Placement

November 5, 2014: Dora LaCasse - Acquisition of Gender Marking Proposal

November 12, 2014: Chris Champi - Proposal for Summer Project in the Dominican Republic

November 19, 2014: Karen and Cindy - Proposal for Acquisition of Agreement Project

November 26, 2014: Thanksgiving Break

December 3, 2014: Maria Luisa - TBD and Undergraduate Project Presentations

Important Links

Research Positions: Undergraduate Research Assistants

Indenpendent Study RA Position: Syllabus SPN496/LIN496