07/29/2014

The LSA Executive Committee adopted the following statement, which was sent to members of the U.S. Senate on August 1, 2014:

07/28/2014

The inaugural Excellence in Community Linguistics Award was presented earlier this month to Mary Ann Metallic (Listuguj Education Directorate - Listuguj Mi'gmaq Government) for her exemplary work to revitalize the Mi’gmaq language in her home community of Listuguj, Quebec.

07/18/2014
By: Brent Woo

The Coalition for National Science Funding (CNSF) convened a meeting earlier this week, to discuss the report, “Reducing Investigators’ Administrative Workload for Federally Funded Research”, released in March

07/16/2014

The LSA announces with regret the April 24, 2014 death of Aryon Dall'Igna Rodrigues, a member of the Society since 2008.  Rodrigues (center, below) worked extensively with indigenous languages of Brazil.

07/11/2014

If you use Amazon.com, there's a new, no-hassle way for you to contribute to the LSA.

07/01/2014

Abstracts are being accepted through July 31 for the LSA's 89th Annual Meeting, which will be held at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower in Portland, Oregon, from January 8-11, 2015.

07/01/2014

The LSA has recently learned of the June 9, 2013 death of Ward Goodenough, a Life Member (and member of the Society since 1950). Read more ...

06/24/2014

Starting with the June 2014 issue, the LSA is pleased to inaugurate a new section of Language devoted to issues of language and public policy.

06/23/2014

Volume 90, Number 2 (June 2014) of Language, the LSA's academic journal, is now available online.

06/09/2014

LSA members who have made distinguished contributions to the discipline may be recognized as Fellows of the Linguistic Society of America.  Please consider nominating a colleague for this honor.

06/05/2014

The LSA is seeking candidates for election as Editor of Language, for a seven-year term beginning in January, 2016. All LSA members are invited to submit nominations, including self-nominations.

06/03/2014

Slate of Candidates

The Slate of Candidates for LSA Officers and at-large members of the Executive Committee for 2015 is available for review here.

06/03/2014

An article appearing in the June 2014 issue of Language calls into question results previously published in several prestigious international journals, including Science.

05/27/2014

The LSA joined with 140 member organizations of the Coalition for National Science Funding in sending a letter to the U.S.

05/27/2014

The LSA has learned of, and reports with regret, the death of Frank G. Banta on January 3, 2014.  Dr.

05/20/2014

The LSA is delighted to announce the plenary speakers for its 2015 Annual Meeting, which will be held January 8-11 at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower in Portland, Oregon. 

05/13/2014

The LSA is pleased to announce the creation of a new award for journalistic merit in covering the field of linguistics.

05/12/2014

The LSA welcomes Brice Russ as its new Director of Communications, beginning June 2, 2014.

05/06/2014

The LSA has learned with regret of the deaths of Honorary Members Kurt Baldinger and Ana María Barrenechea.   The former was ma

05/06/2014

The Linguistic Society of America and CoLang 2014 are delighted to announce the recipients of scholarships for CoLang 2014, The Institute on Collaborative Language Research. 

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