Category Archives: Grad School

Ola! Oral Language Acquisition!

I spent much of my summer at the Institute on Collaborative Language Research (CoLang for short) which is a biennial summer language program for linguists, language revitalization experts and speakers of any and all languages. While at CoLang I met … Continue reading

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Work Jail

A friend of mine has introduced me to the concept of “Work Jail”. Work Jail is a place where you go when you have a bunch of looming deadlines and you need to just get that stuff done. But, unlike … Continue reading

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To sum up, February was busy but March might be busier still.

My big goals for February were another grant deadline for my dissertation. Reading some books and articles for my dissertation. Transcribing and then coding some data for a secondary project. Participating in the Ravellenic Games. Brewing. And, finally starting the … Continue reading

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Glass Bowl #34

School started this week. I’m thrilled about my class I’m teaching. I have new pens (well, pens I’ve not used yet.) These are only a small selection. by

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Start-itis

I am the sort of person that is interested in many, many things. You may have noticed. (Read all the books! Knit all the things! Spin all the fibers! Cook all the foods! Try to be dairy-free! Try to be … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesdays: I’m happy this is automated

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I woke up singing this song

I can’t think of a better way to wake up on a day you are working on a talk. by

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WIP Wednesdays: Grading. Takes. Forever.

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WIP Wednesdays: Data and Analysis

I know that it is not exciting to see a fuzzy picture of concordance lines on my computer screen but this picture is a bit of a breakthrough for me, I feel. That’s my data, not test data. And, it … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesdays: Drinking Tea is Working, Right?

This week is less about logic and more about focusing on the details and breaking things up into manageable, doable, bite-sized little pieces that should be interesting and innovative. The weather has turned cold and rainy; it feels like Autumn, … Continue reading

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