Thursday, February 2nd will feature our invited plenary speakers representing three departments at UBC – Dr. Bonny Norton (Language and Literacy Education), Dr. Janet Werker (Psychology) and Dr. Bryan Gick (Linguistics) – followed by oral presentations from our undergraduate student researchers. Friday, February 3rd will consist of both oral and poster presentations, capped off with the closing reception and awards presentation.
The preliminary Program Schedule is now available on the conference website Program page. More details will be updated in the coming weeks.
Anyone who would be interested in volunteering for the conference, check out the details on the Get Involved page on our website! Fill in this Volunteer Registration Form by Friday, January 20, 2017 if you would like to help out. We would really appreciate it!
Conference registration is also currently open – if you are planning to attend the conference, please fill out the LSURC Registration Form by Wednesday, January 25, 2017. Come out to support interdisciplinary undergraduate research in the language sciences!
- Dr. Bryan Gick (Dept. of Linguistics): Simulating Talking Bodies
- Dr. Bonny Norton (Dept. of Language & Literacy Education): Digital Storytelling and Social Change in Classrooms and Communities
- Dr. Janet Werker (Dept. of Psychology): Language Acquisition: First Steps in Infancy