Recent LSA News
The LSA is pleased to provide a home for the trophy given to USA Team Red for its performance in the individual contest at the 2015 International Linguistics Olympiad.
Authors Will Chang, Chundra Cathcart, David Hall, and Andrew Garrett were presented with the Best Paper in Language
Linguistics in the News
The NWAV Conference, a mainstay of research on language variation and change since its founding at Georgetown University in 1972 by Roger Shuy and C.-J. Bailey, is pleased to announce the formation of an NWAV Conference Steering Committee.
Congratulations to William Labov, who last week became the second recipient of the British Academy's Neil & Saras Smith Medal for Linguistics.
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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 archive includes all LSA news releases since January 2008.