Upcoming Events

Talk - The Canadian Vowel Shift: Shifting Westward

Guest speaker Selena Phillips-Boyle (York University) will be bringing a little bit of NWAV home to us with her sociolinguistics talk, entitled "The Canadian Vowel Shift: Shifting Westward"! Come learn about the vowel system of Our True North Strong And Free, and how speakers from Edmonton compare phonetically to the national average. Following the talk, there will be time for a Q&A session. Refreshments will be provided.

Who: Selena Phillips-Boyle (York University)
When: Thursday, November 20th, 2014, 1-2 PM
Where: Claude T. Bissell Building (BL) 312

Games Night

When: September 17 @ 6:00 p.m.
Where: Linguistics Lounge (4th floor of Sid Smith)
Come join your fellow linguists for an evening of socializing, yummy food, and board games. Featuring L-TAG and all things linguistic.

Lower-year Lunch
When: October 2 @ 1 p.m.
Where: Linguistics Lounge (4th floor of Sid Smith)
First or second year student? Looking to meet other linguists, or find out more about the program? Then come on out to the lower-year social, a great chance to make connections. Food and games will be provided.