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Dr. Jason Rohman – Bilingualism and cognition: What psycholinguistic and cognitive neuroscience research tells us about potential benefits of bilingualism

11/16/2016
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The Linguistics Program and Department of Romance Languages present a talk on bilingualism and cognition by Dr. Jason Rothman.  This talk will focus on today’s question regarding the potential benefits bilingualism might confer. Tuesday, November 29, 2016 6:00 PM Kulynych Auditorium Byrum Welcome Center

Dr. Jason Rothman – Different is NOT deviant NOR incomplete: Getting at the Source of (Some) Competence Difference in Heritage Speaker Morphosyntax

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The Linguistics Program and the Department of Romance Languages present a talk on heritage speakers by Dr. Jason Rothman.  In his talk, Dr. Rothman will introduce the audience and problematize both the concept of what a heritage language bilingual is and the literature that has studied their competence outcomes in adulthood over the past two […] Read more »

Roundtable: “Gender and Politics in Latin America: Lessons for the United States”

10/26/2016
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Women’s political representation in Latin America has been reconfigured in the past few decades.  Women’s movements, international organizations, and democratic openings have drawn attention to the importance of women’s political participation and leadership.  In addition, the rise of women to the presidency (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and a handful of other countries) suggest progress in women’s […] Read more »

Cuba Happening

10/25/2016
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Join us for “Cuba Happening” and enjoy Cuban dance, food, music, videos, photos, ten-second poetry, hand-made art books, and Cuban children’s art. Thursday, October 27 – 7:00 pm Greene Hall Atrium

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