Senior Spotlight: Yovita Poerwanto, Class of 2019

Why did you choose to study Linguistics? I’ll be honest, I don’t remember why I chose Linguistics. I remembered majoring in Engineering and getting very very bored. I love technical sciences like that, but it just didn’t spark any interest in me for some reason. So, I hopped between majors for awhile, kind of  testing […]

Brennan’s Chair Painting Event, January 2019

On January 25th, 2019, members of the Linguistics Club painted a chair that will be forever immortalized for the UVM community (or until SGA decides to repaint the student organization chairs again). In just a few short hours, we went from THIS:    to THIS:                     […]

Senior Spotlight: Michelle Beaupre, Class of 2019

Why did you choose to study Linguistics? Choosing my major was kind of like adopting a cat. I didn’t really choose it, but rather it chose me, haha. I actually changed my major 3 times before I even went to orientation. I never had a solid idea of what I wanted to do, I never […]

Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting 2019

Friday (January 4th) – Saturday (January 5th), members of the UVM Linguistics Club traveled to New York City to attend the 2019 Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting. The conference was held at the Sheraton Times Square Hotel. The group stayed in Flatbush, Brooklyn. Highlights: UVM Linguistics Director, Julie Roberts, presented research on the Vermont […]