Tag: College of Languages Linguistics and Literature

Jamaica Osorio awarded Ford Foundation Fellowship

Jamaica Osorio awarded Ford Foundation Fellowship

June 20, 2017  |  1 Comment
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The Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship provides a $25,000 stipend to individuals working to complete a dissertation.

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Drumming through language barriers

Drumming through language barriers

June 5, 2017  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa Akihito scholar Junichi Yagi explores the connections between music and language learning.

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Linguistics professor Bob Blust honored with lifetime achievement award

Linguistics professor Bob Blust honored with lifetime achievement award

May 31, 2017  |  Comments
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Blust is recognized for his contributions to the understanding of human language, and the Austronesian language family.

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Mānoa researchers awarded Board of Regents’ medals

Mānoa researchers awarded Board of Regents’ medals

May 15, 2017  |  Comments
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The 2017 Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Research was awarded to Christoph J. Baranec, James Dean Brown and Jeffrey R. Kuhn.

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Christina Gerhardt appointed Harvard and UC Berkeley visiting scholar

Christina Gerhardt appointed Harvard and UC Berkeley visiting scholar

May 9, 2017  |  Comments
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Both appointments support her new book project 1968 and West German Cinema.

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UH Mānoa awards recognize teaching, research and service excellence

UH Mānoa awards recognize teaching, research and service excellence

May 8, 2017  |  Comments
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Each year, the chancellor recognizes the leadership and service of UH Mānoa faculty, staff and students committed to enhancing the university’s mission of excellence.

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UH Press publishes open-access Hawaiian language journal

UH Press publishes open-access Hawaiian language journal

March 21, 2017  |  Comments
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Palapala is an academic journal dedicated to the study of the Hawaiian language and the literature produced in it.

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In Memoriam: Esteemed linguist Dick Schmidt

In Memoriam: Esteemed linguist Dick Schmidt

March 17, 2017  |  Comments
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Richard “Dick” Schmidt, prolific and visionary researcher, teacher and mentor was the longest serving director of the National Foreign Language Resource Center.

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Mānoa signs agreement with National Institute for Japanese Literature

Mānoa signs agreement with National Institute for Japanese Literature

February 22, 2017  |  Comments
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Department of East Asian Languages & Literatures signs memorandum of agreement with National Institute for Japanese Literature.

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Henry Wei Leung wins Omnidawn Award in poetry

Henry Wei Leung wins Omnidawn Award in poetry

February 10, 2017  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Henry Wei Leung was recognized for his manuscript Goddess of Democracy, which will be available from Omnidawn Publishing in October 2017.

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