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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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Spoken Hawaiian language digital repository awarded grants

Spoken Hawaiian language digital repository awarded grants

April 17, 2017  |  Comments
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The project, entitled “Building a Hawaiian Spoken Language Repository,” will create a digital corpus of recordings and transcripts of Native Hawaiian language.

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Professor Robert A. Blust appointed Linguistics Society of America fellow

Professor Robert A. Blust appointed Linguistics Society of America fellow

February 3, 2016  |  Comments
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Professor Robert A. Blust of UH Mānoa’s Department of Linguistics recognized for tremendous contributions to the field of linguistics.

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International conference focuses on language documentation, conservation

International conference focuses on language documentation, conservation

March 9, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s College of Languages, Linguistics & Literature’s hosted the 4th International Conference on Language Documentation and Conservation.

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Endangered language researchers awarded national grants

Endangered language researchers awarded national grants

April 4, 2014  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa’s Andrea Berez, Eleanor Kleiber and Hiroko Sato were awarded grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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New Hawaii language discovered by UH researchers

New Hawaii language discovered by UH researchers

March 1, 2013  |  3 Comments
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A UH Mānoa research team identifies confirms the existence of a previously undocumented language in Hawaii called Hawaii Sign Language.

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Sohn receives Korean honors for language work

Sohn receives Korean honors for language work

November 21, 2011  |  Comments
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Linguistics expert Ho-min Sohn is honored by the Korean government for his work on Korean language.

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