September 29, 2010

Language-Games: Thursday, Sept. 30 SUB B024

Language-games on Thursday, Sept. 30 will be in the SUB, room B024, from 2:30 until 4:30.

September 22, 2010

Games Afternoons!

Our weekly language-games afternoons start on Thursday, Sept. 23 in the SUB, B110b from 2:30-4:30. 

Below is a list of all dates and rooms for this semester's games afternoons.

Sept 23, SUBB110b
Sept 30, SUBB024
Oct 7, SUB B100b
Oct 14,  SUB B100b
Oct 21, SUB B110b
Oct 28, SUB B110b
Nov 4, SUB B110b
Nov 11, canceled for Reading Break
Nov 18, SUB B024
Nov 25, SUB B024

September 14, 2010

Linguistics Colloquium - Friday Sept. 17 at 3:30pm

The first Lingustics Circle Colloquium for the fall term is on Friday, Sept. 17 at 3:30 pm in Clearihue C112.  The speaker is Dr. Jason Rothman from the University of Florida.  The title of his talk is "L1 attrition and input quality consequences for heritage speaker competence outcomes."  To see his abstract and bio, visit
To see an up-to-date listing of the Linguistics colloquium events, visit the UVic Events Calendar (

September 12, 2010

Vote: Games afternoon time

A poll has been set up to pick a time for our weekly language-games afternoons.  Please choose which time(s) you'd like.  Go to: to see the poll.  Please vote as soon as possible so we can get our games started!

September 7, 2010

Underlings meeting - Friday, September 10

The first Underlings meeting for the fall semester will be on Friday Sept. 10, 2010, from 3:30pm - 4:30pm in Clearihue Building A207.
At this meeting, we'll vote in our executive for the year and brainstorm events so we can create a budget request.  If you would like to be on the executive, please come to the meeting!  We need a chair, secretary, and treasurer.  Bring ideas for fun Underlings events, too!