Welcome to the world, Anagnostis Sebastian Bjorndahl!

On September 23 at 5:54 AM, little Anagnostis Sebastian Bjorndahl was born to our graduate student Christina Bjorndahl and her husband Adam. Congratulations to the Bjorndahl family!

Welcome to the world, Idris Ashton Butler!

On May 29, 2013, Idris Ashton Butler was born to our illustrious graduate students Becky Butler and Neil Ashton. Congratulations to the whole family!

Peggy Renwick going to University of Georgia

Recent Ph.D. grad Peggy Renwick, who for the past year has been working as a postdoc researcher at Oxford, has accepted a position as an Assistant Professor of Linguistics at The University of Georgia. Congratulations, Peggy!

Lab cleanup and bowling party!

On Saturday, February 23rd members of the Phonetics Lab met in the lab for the semi-annual lab cleanup day, cleaning, organizing, and getting the place in good shape. The lab really does look much better now! People worked hard.

Afterward the hardworking PLABers gathered at the Helen Newman Bowling Center for a bowling party.

Becky Butler giving invited talk in Cornell SEAP series

Cornell linguistics Ph.D. candidate Becky Butler has been invited to give a talk as part of the Southeast Asia Program's Brown Bag talk series, February 7th at noon at the Kahin Center. Her talk is entitled "Half-Syllables in Southeast Asian Languages."

Phonetics Lab hike to Taughannock Falls

Becky Butler presenting at Southeast Asian languages workshop

Becky Butler will be presenting a talk on "A Gestural Deconstruction of the Minor Syllable" at the workshop on "Mainland Southeast Asian Languages: The State of the Art in 2012," Nov 29 to Dec 1, at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Liepzieg.

Cornellians at LabPhon 13, Stuttgart, Germany

Congratulations to Seongyeon Ko!

Seongyeon Ko successfully defended his dissertation, entitled "Tongue Root Harmony and Vowel Contrast in Northeast Asian Languages," and will be joining the faculty of Queen's College in New York in the fall of 2012.

Phonetics Lab picnic at Taughannock State Park