In an article about Douglas Vakoch and Messaging Extra Terrestrial Intelligence (METI), Professor Cooper speaks with News@Northeastern about some of the issues related to human communication with aliens.
Professor Janet Randall helped to organize The Syntax of Justice Conference that took place last month on March 30 and 31. The conference focused on the relationship between language and the law. One of our students, Gabrielle Leavitt, wrote about her experience attending the conference and what she learned there. On March 31st, Northeastern University […]
Professor Painter answers the question “Why do Bostonians drop the ‘R’?” for the University’s “Why is that?” series.
Professor Littlefield describes her “Exploring Language through Literature” course (created and taught for Northeastern’s Honors Program) where students learned about the field of linguistics through applying linguistic concepts to a variety of fiction read throughout the course.
Professor Littlefield answers question for News@Northeastern’s 3Qs series about the significance of choosing which name to identify ISIS/ISIL/Daesh.
Hannah Powers had a very busy spring in Germany while on co-op at the University of Kaiserlautern.