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 […]

Call for research participants: Women in Tech project

The Women in Tech-Retention (WIT-R) project – a partnership between The University of Maryland and research firm InContext –  is seeking to learn how colleges can prepare women and men for success early in their technology careers. They are looking for research participants who are women and men within the first 18 months of their first […]

Attn lx researchers focused on Global Human Rights

The Department of Modern Languages & Global Studies at South Dakota State University is hosting an, “International Conference on Global Human Rights” on October 4-6. In order to complete a few panels, we would like to extend a further invitation for abstract submissions in linguistics and adjacent fields.   The conference itself is very interdisciplinary and for these […]

Webinar: Career Planning for Linguists

<this webinar has been cancelled – stay tuned for more programming from the LBA SIG and from the LSA>  Join us for the latest in a series of webinars on career topics sponsored by the LSA’s Special Interest Group (SIG) on Linguistics Beyond Academia. “’Planned happenstance’ Career planning for linguists” will feature linguist and career […]

BLx2W in NYC

This just in: Caroline Latterman (of Linguistic Consulting) one of the career linguists who appears in the book will join us to tell a story about telling her story for the book! On Wed April 25 from 6:30-8:30 pm join Career Linguist and storyteller, Dr. Anna Marie Trester, at her alma mater, NYU as she […]