At several LSA Summer Linguistic Institutes, COSWL sponsored weekly "Survival Skills in Academia" workshops:

  • Summer 2015: Organized by Monica Macaulay and Penny Eckert (COSWL) & Troy Messick and Ivy Hauser (COSIAC)
    • COSWL/COSIAC professionalization workshop 1: The Publishing Process (Keren Rice)
    • COSWL/COSIAC professionalization workshop 2: The Imposter Syndrome (Penny Eckert & Monica Macaulay)
    • COSWL/COSIAC professionalization workshop 3: Part 1: Web Presence (Colin Phillips), Part 2: CV Design (Beth Levin; LSA log-in required)
  • Summer 2007. Organized by Geraldine Legendre, Rachel Walker, Andrew Wong with local organizational assistance by Vivenne Fong and Anubha Kothari at Stanford University and Cati Brown, Keri Holley, and Hannah Marciniak at H5 Technologies. Speakers: Monica Macaulay (University of Wisconsin), Claire Bowern (Rice University), Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton (UC Berkeley).
  • Summer 2005. Organized by Rebecca Roeder. Speakers: Hagit Borer (U. Southern California), Norma Mendoz-Denton (I. of Arizona), Suzanne Flynn (MIT), Penelop Eckert (Stanford U.).
  • Summer 2003. Organized by Maryam Bakht-Rofheart and Rebecca Roeder. Speakers: Mary Bucholtz (University of California, Santa Barbara), Robin Queen (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor), Natalie Schilling-Estes (Georgetown University), Nancy Niedzielski (Rice University), Miriam Meyerhoff (University of Edinburgh), Maryam Bakht-Rofheart (New York University).
  • Summer 2001. Organized by Norma Mendoza-Denton, Maryam Bakht-Rofheart, and Ken Lacy.
  • Summer 1997. Organized by Justine Cassell and Sara Trechter. Speakers: Suzanne Flynn (MIT), Sally McConnell-Ginet (Cornell), Sara Trechter (Chico State University), Deborah Tannen (Georgetown), Susan Phillips (Arizona); Pat Keating (UCLA), Kira Hall (Yale), Cathy O'Connor (BU), Carol Rosen (Cornell), Bonnie McElhiny (U Toronto), Linda Waugh (Cornell), Audrey Li (USC), Sue Hertz (Eloquent Communications), MaryEllen Garcia (UT-San Antonio), Penny Eckert (Stanford), Ellen Broselow (Stony Brook), Livia Polanyi (Rice), Ellen Barton (Michigan).
  • Summer 1995. Organized by Justine Cassell and Megan Crowhurst.


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