The LSA Exectuive Commitee has appointed Lise Dobrin to serve as its Liaison to the American Anthropological Association (AAA). Dobrin, a former Chair of the LSA's Ethics Committee and the Committee on Endangered Languages and their Preservation (CELP), will work to foster scholarly collaborations between the two organizations. An Assistant Professor at the University of Virginia's Department of Anthropology, Dobrin has been an active member of both the LSA and the AAA for many years.

The LSA is seeking Liaisons to numerous other colleague organizations with an interest in language and linguistics. Interested members may review the list of organizations here.