For Linguists

Check out the 5th edition of this LSA Report, including the most recent data available for 2017, plus first-time data on LBGTQ+ demographics for the LSA membership, and longitudinal charts covering all five years of the survey period.
Prepared for the Workshop on Building Capacity in Linguistics and Endangered Languages at TCUs January 5, 2017   Linguistics Burton, Strang, Rose-Marie Déchaine, and Eric Vatikiotis-Bateson. Linguistics for Dummies. Toronto: J. Wiley & Sons Canada, 2012.
“Pop-up Mentoring”, organized by the LSA Committee on the Status of Women in Linguistics (COSWL), is a new mentorship program being piloted at several conferences in Spring 2018. In brief, these will be 2-hour events in which anyone who wants mentoring on a variety of topics can connect with established people in the field for help. There are just a few ground rules:
In 2016, the LSA continued its ongoing programs and services on behalf of its mission: to advance the scientific study of language. Highlights of new and expanded activities are outlined below: Scholarships, Professorships, Honors & Awards
In 2017, the LSA continued its ongoing programs and services on behalf of its mission: to advance the scientific study of language. Highlights of new and expanded activities are outlined below.  Advocacy
This year the LSA Committee on Ethnic Diversity in Linguistics (CEDL) is awarding two student travel grants intended to increase the participation of ethnoracial minorities in the LSA*.

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