School of Languages, Linguistics and Film

QMUL students host and present ULAB 2019

15 April 2019

Last week (11-13 April) Queen Mary hosted ULAB 2019, the annual conference of the Undergraduate Linguistics Association of Britain. QMUL students Macarena Chiclana, Maria Ples and Julia Skrobol were on the organising committee. David Adger provided a plenary on "Structure in Babel", and Agnieszka Lyons, Coppe van Urk and Adam Chong spoke on a panel about postgraduate study. A number of undergradaute QMUL students presented, as detailed below.

Oral:

  • Macarena Chiclana: "Humanoid Robots, Autism Spectrum Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder"
  • Maria Plis: "Thinking in Gender: Language and Association"
  • Julia Skrobol: "Adverbial modification with 'knowingly' and 'intentionally' in criminal legal cases"

Poster:

  • Te-Yu Chen: "Ellipsis Involving 'de' in Mandarin Chinese"

More information on the conference webite, available here.