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Linguistics@HuddersfieldEarlier this month, the University of Huddersfield (West Yorkshire, UK) announced the layoff of 37 faculty in the School of Arts and Humanities.

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LSA Fellow Salikoko S. Mufwene (University of Chicago) was elected to the American Philosophical Society on May 25, 2022.

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Three LSA members—David Adger, Anne Cutler, and Alice Harris—were recently installed as Fellows of the British Academy.

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Angelika Kratzer has been chosen to deliver the 2022 John Locke Lectures at the University of Oxford. Brian Joseph awarded an honorary doctorate.

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LSA Members Christine Beier and Joe Pater have been awarded grants from the NEH and NSF, respectively.

Congratulations to LSA member Vera Gribanova (Stanford University), who is the sole linguist to receive the prestigious Guggenheim Fellowship award for 2022.

The LSA regrets to announce the death of longtime member Byron W. Bender, which occured on 4 January 2020, but was not reported via LSA communications channels until this week. We apologize for the oversight.

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We regret to report the death of longtime LSA member James W. Marchand (1926-2021). Marchand first joined the LSA in 1953 and has been a member for many years since. We share the following notice provided by his colleagues at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign:

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We regret to report the death of longtime LSA member and fellow Nora England (1946-2022). England first joined the LSA in 1973 and has been a life member for many years. England was also the recipient of the LSA’s Kenneth Hale Award in 2016. We share the following notice provided by her colleagues at the University of Texas at Austin:

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Anne Charity HudleyColleen Fitzgerald, and Cecile McKee were elected Fellows by the AAAS.

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