Ongoing events

SLAB Meetings

Spring 2023: Wednesdays at 2PM (in person in the SLAB and virtually on Zoom)

Interested students and researchers are welcome to join Dr. Silvina Montrul and collaborators in discussing research happening in connection with the SLAB lab. Current projects include work on child L2 and heritage language acquisition, gender cues, and differential object marking. SLAB Meetings take place weekly every semester. For information about joining Zoom meetings, please email

Spring 2023 SLAB Meeting Dates and Topics

1/25 – Silvina: “Bilingual Children and Mothers study”

2/1 – (no meeting)

2/8 – Katherine: “The Use of Folklore: A Case Study in the Korean Language Classroom”

2/15 – Irati: “Heritage speakers and diachronic language change”

2/22 – (no meeting)

3/1 – Rodrigo: “P-stranding and code-switching”

3/8 – Rurik: “Source use and morphological control in developing L2 academic English writing”

3/15 – (no meeting due to Spring Break)

3/22 – Danny: “Individual Differences in Heritage Bilinguals: What Sentence Processing can tell us”

3/29 – (no meeting)

4/5 – Hanna: “Statistical power”

4/12 – (no meeting)

4/19 – (no meeting)

4/26 – Aylin: “How flexible are grammars past puberty? Evidence from Turkish-American returnees”

5/3 – Caio: “Full transfer and property-by-property transfer in L3 Spanish Acquisition in Brazil: a longitudinal study”