Week of May 2

2022 Spring Reception

The Spring Reception is on Tuesday, May 3, at 5:00 pm in the Thompson Room, Barker Center.

Department Spring Reception


Senior Thesis Colloquium

The Senior Thesis Colloquium is on Tuesday, May 3 at 10:00 am -12:00 pm in Boylston 105.  If you are interested in attending, please contact Ian Kirby (ikirby@g.harvard.edu) to RSVP.


Wilcox Dissertation Defense

Ethan Gotlieb Wilcox

"Informative Presupposition & Accommodation”

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 | 2:00-4:00 pm | Hybrid: Boylston 105, see email for Zoom link


Martin Dissertation Defense

Joshua Martin

"Compositional routes to (non)intersectivity"

Thursday, May 5, 2022 | 9:00 - 11:00 am | Hybrid: Boylston 105, see email for Zoom link


Adamson at GLOW 45

Luke Adamsom presented at talk titled "Coordination resolution in three-gendered langauges" (joint work with Elena Anagnostopoulou) at the 45th Generative Linguistics in the Old World (GLOW 45) conference, hosted by Queen Mary University of London on April 27-29, 2022 (hybrid in-person and virtual).


Satik published in Frontiers in Pyschology

Deniz Satik's article "Cartography: Innateness or Convergent Cultural Evolution?" has been published in Frontiers in Psychology (April 2022: Volume 13).  


ASL level 6 trip to TLC

The American Sign Language level 6 (sixth semester) class took a trip this past week with instructor Emily Glenn-Smith to visit The Learning Center for the Deaf (TLC) in Framingham MA.