Story at work(shop)

Fri, March 15, 2019 – 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM PDT Station SL, a coworking community 1455 Hays Street San Leandro, CA 94577   Join us for some invigorating professional development in the form of an interactive and participatory workshop where we will consider story listening, story finding, and story telling as they help you […]

Three women at the foundation of improv

One of my intentions for 2019 is to apply story finding to shine a light on the often invisible work done by women, in this case the origins of improvisational theater. I wrote this post to call attention to the foundational work done by Viola Spolin as a way to announce my latest workshop, but […]

6th annual careers mixer at LSA in NYC in Jan

  For the 6th consecutive year, there will be a number of events at the Linguistic Society of America annual meeting (being held in New York City from Jan 3- 7, 2019) focusing on careers (including a panel, a Mixer, mentoring office hours and more), hosted by the Linguistics Beyond Academia Special Interest Group (LBA […]

BLx2W audiobook giveaway(s)

Congratulations to yesterday’s BLx2W raffle winner from the American Anthropological Association’s Careers Expo! Nancy, I will be in touch today to give you  information about how to access your copy  of Bringing Linguistics to Work. Thanks everyone for participating in all of the wonderful conversations about career yesterday – keep ’em up!! Yesterday’s event reminded […]

About the networking meetup in Boulder last month

Linguistic Society of America Linguistics Beyond Academia Special Interest Group Meet Up in Boulder, CO September 19, 2018 Guest Post by Olivia Hirschey: I had the pleasure of hosting the Linguistic Society of America’s Linguistics Beyond Academia Special Interest Group meet-up in Boulder this September. Events like these are a productive way to form connections […]

careers webinar: “Working in Tech — It’s Not Just for Computational Linguists!”

https://www.linguisticsociety.org/news/2018/09/06/webinar-linguists-working-tech-mark-your-calendars-september-26 Mark your calendars for a LSA careers webinar: “Working in Tech — It’s Not Just for Computational Linguists!” Wednesday, September 26 from 1:00 to 2:30 PM U.S. EDT. In this webinar, we will hear from linguists working in tech who found nontraditional, unexpected paths into the sector, and who continue to find new and […]