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The 2013 Young Scholar Speaker Series (March 14-15) invited Dr. Susanne Gahl (University of California, Berkeley) to give a research talk, attend a CLS student poster session, and advise language science students on various issues of professional development.
U.S. project partners include The Pennsylvania State University, Gallaudet University (D.C.), and Haskins Laboratories at Yale University (CT). International partners include ESRC Centre for Research on Bilingualism in Theory and Practice, Bangor University (Bangor, UK), the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences (Leipzig, Germany), Universidad de Granada (Granada, Spain), University of Tarragona (Tarragona, Spain), Radboud University Nijmegen (Nijmegen, The Netherlands), Beijing Normal University (Beijing, China), the University of Hong Kong (China), and the Lund University (Sweden).
This project is jointly funded by the Office of International Science and Engineering and the Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences at the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Apr 14, 2012 - 11/2011-04/2012 Newsletter
March 17, 2012 - New York Times article: Why Bilinguals Are Smarter
December, 2011 - CLS members featured in news article on the benefits of bilingualism
Oct 12, 2011 - Studies on the benefits of the bilingual brain
Sep 20, 2011 - iVillage article with advice on raising bilingual children
July 14, 2011 - Dr. Judith Kroll in I, Science magazine
June 2, 2011 - The bilingual brain on Academic Minute
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