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2021: UMass Amherst

The LSA is pleased to announce that UMass Amherst will serve as the host campus for the biennial Linguistic Institute. 

Call for Course Proposals (Temporarily Suspended)

2023:  University of Oregon

The Directors will be Vsevolod Kapatsinksi, Melissa Baese-Berk, and Spike Gildea.  The theme will be "Language in Use."

Beyond 2023

The Linguistic Institutes are held in odd-numbered summers. Please contact the LSA for more information about hosting an institute in 2025 or later. Details about the required elements for hosting a future Institute may be found in the most recent RFP developed for 2023 available below (look for updates to the RFP in 2021).

Request for Proposals 2023 (PDF)