Post Tagged with: "Linguistics alumni"

Linguistics Faculty Present at TESOL, Meet Alumni

From left, Dr. Lara Wallace (ELIP faculty),Tanya Bychkovska (M.A. alumna), Dr. Edna Lima (ELIP faculty), Zoe Zawadzki (M.A. student), and Anastasiia Kryzhanivska (M.A. alumna)

Linguistics faculty and a graduate student presented at the Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages International Convention and English Expo in March. The Ohio University Linguistics group also met up with alumni as teachers and scholars from around the world converged in Atlanta for the TESOL expo. Two […]

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April 22, 2019 at 4:20 pmStudents in the News

Alumni News | Yoshimura Returns as Visiting Scholar in Linguistics

Alumna Fumiko Yoshimura, Visiting Scholar in the Linguistics Department

Fumiko Yoshimura, a visiting professor from Tohoku Gakuin University, is excited to return to the Linguistics Department after more than 20 years. The Ohio University alumna will be a Visiting Scholar for several months to observe classes and tutoring sessions in the English Language Improvement Program. She finds this opportunity […]

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April 22, 2019 at 4:05 pmAlumni

Alumni News | Linguistics Alumni Meet Up with Former Professor in New York

Alumni Alharbi, Andrews, Raines and Alharbi meet up with professor Lee to present at LSA.

Alumni Peter Andrews ’18B.A., Torri Raines 18M.A., and Talal Alharbi ’18M.A., and Khalid Alharbi ’18M.A. met up with former Visiting Professor Dr. Sinae Lee at the 93rd annual meeting of the Linguistics Society of America in New York, Jan. 3-6, 2019. “LSA was a blast,” Andrews said. “It was great […]

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April 4, 2019 at 2:40 pmAlumni

Linguistics Colloquium | Complex Noun Phrases and Holistic Syntactic Complexity in Niche-Building Moves, April 12

J. Elliott Casal

The Linguistics Colloquium series presents Ohio University alumnus J. Elliott Casal discussing “Complex Noun Phrases and Holistic Syntactic Complexity in Niche-Building Moves: Addressing the ‘Function-Form Gap’ with Corpus-Based Genre Analysis”on Friday, April 12, from 12:55 to 1:55 p.m. in Gordy 301. Casal is a doctoral candidate at Penn State in […]

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April 1, 2019 at 9:15 pmEvents

Anthony George’s Mastery of Japanese Language Enhances His Skills to Develop His Career

Anthony George’s Mastery of Japanese Language Enhances His Skills to Develop His Career

The Linguistics Department at Ohio University is very proud of howOhio University alumnus Anthony George utilized the Japanese language program to shape his future career. Currently, he is working in Columbus, Ohio at Batelle. In 2018, he completed his M.S. in Electrical Engineering at the University of Tokyo, a premier […]

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March 31, 2019 at 10:20 pmAlumni

Alumni News | Flores Helps Those in Need, Tells Their Stories

Samantha Flores in Ellis Hall. Photo by Hannah Ruhoff

When thinking back on her days as a student at OHIO, Samantha Flores (’08, ’11) recalls walking with friends at The Ridges at night, singing around a bonfire while a classmate strummed a guitar. She also recalls with fondness the courses she took for her B.A. in English and, later, […]

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March 10, 2019 at 5:32 pmAlumni

Lee, Alumni Publish on Students’ Use of Informal Features in Academic Writing

Dr. Joseph Lee

Dr. Joseph Lee, Assistant Director of the English Language Improvement Program’s Academic & Global Communication Program, and Ohio University alums Tetyana Bychkovska ’17M and James Maxwell ’17 M co-authored an article, “Breaking the Rules? A Corpus-based Comparison of Informal Features in L1 and L2 Undergraduate Student Writing,” in the latest […]

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February 4, 2019 at 12:10 pmAlumni Research