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December 14, 2015

HESP has partnered with the Jewish Social Services Agency to provide hearing aids to local holocaust survivors.

November 23, 2015

Jan Edwards (UW-Madison) will be joining UMD’s Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences and the Language Science Center starting in Fall 2016.

November 18, 2015

On November 19th, scores of language scientists joined members of the wider campus community to hear

October 08, 2015

On September 25th, the 6th annual Language Science Day (LSD) drew a crowd of almost 200 people - plus a couple of une

September 08, 2015

Join us in congratulating our 2015 language science PhD graduates on their excellent job placements around the world.

June 12, 2015

A team of faculty in the Department of Counseling, Higher Education and Special Education (CHSE) has been awarded a U.S. Department of Education Leadership Preparation grant.

June 11, 2015

A question-answering system designed by researchers from UMD and the University of Colorado holds its own against a top human team.

June 11, 2015

PULSAR is one year old, and the first students to graduate are heading for new and exciting endeavors in language science.

June 11, 2015

Alia Lancaster (SLA, CASL) participated in a 3-day workshop organized by AAAS focusing on science policy and communication.

June 11, 2015

Maryland language scientists are used to the idea of interdisciplinary collaboration - but rarely sit down to discuss

April 23, 2015

Congratulations to Jeff MacSwan, who was recently named a Fellow of the American Educational Research Association!

April 11, 2015

How do listeners use their two ears to better understand speech in noisy environments, or to locate the source of a s

March 30, 2015

The National Science Foundation has announced that the University of Maryland’s Language Science Center (LSC) will receive a $3M grant for innovative research and graduate training.

February 05, 2015

Local high school students competed in the North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad at UMD on January 29.

January 26, 2015

Why do language science outreach? Outreach enthusiasts from several universities share advice, tips, and tricks for do-it-yourself-ers at LSA 2015.