Recent LSA News
At a special ceremony organized at the University of Connecticut Storrs campus, LSA Executive Committee Members Troy Messick and Susan Fischer presented Jonathan Bobaljik with the 2014 Leonard Bloomfield Book Award for Universals in Comparative Morphology: Suppletion, Superlatives and the St
Linguistics in the News
Rochelle Lieber was selected as the 2013 recipient of the Lindberg Award, given annually at University of New Hampshire College of Liberal Arts. Established in 1986, this award recognizes one truly outstanding scholar and teacher within the College.
Section Z (Linguistics and Language Sciences) of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) is open to everyone with an interest in human language and how it works, including:
For each issue of Language, the LSA disseminates a news release highlighting research findings of particular note.
Journalists seeking expert linguists for assistance with news stories about language issues may contact the LSA Secretariat or consult the LSA Media Experts Database, which is a self-service directory organized by topic.
The LSA periodically issues news releases about research findings published in its journal, newsworthy research being presented at its Annual Meeting, the election of new leadership, and other items of interest.
This compendium of news items was featured on the LSA website in its previous incarnation. An archive of news items as of October 1, 2012 may be viewed in the News Room on the current site.