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Tuting Hernandez to talk about the linguistic landscape of pre-colonial Philippines

25 November 2021
Assoc. Prof. Jesus Federico C. Hernandez is one of the speakers at the sixth session of the Gahum sa Buut: Tindig at Pamana…

Research seminar features three recent projects on Philippine language and culture

24 November 2021
Three recent research projects on Philippine ethnolinguistics were showcased at the Research Seminar in Ethnolinguistics held on 18 November 2021 via Zoom. The invited papers presented were…

Ria Rafael awarded tenure

09 November 2021
The Department of Linguistics is pleased to announce that Assistant Professor Ria P. Rafael has officially been granted tenure. The approval of her permanent appointment…

Disaster Dialogues: Analyzing Multivocal Experiences of Disaster

15 September 2021
The UP Department of Linguistics, in celebration of its 99th founding anniversary, hosted the 14th Philippine Linguistics Congress (14PLC). This four-day event consisted of five-panel …

Exploring the State of Philippine Lexicography through the Ages

15 September 2021
Lexicography is the field dedicated to the study and production of works such as vocabularies and dictionaries. Having more than 180 languages spoken in the…

SIL Philippines LEAD and Translation Services in the Pandemic

15 September 2021
The fourth panel during the 14th Philippine Linguistics Congress highlighted the significance of the services offered by the Summer Institute of Linguistics Philippines (SILP), a volunteer and…

Rising to the Challenge of Teaching Foreign Languages During a Pandemic

15 September 2021
One year since the shift to online and remote learning systems, both teachers and students have encountered various challenges in teaching and learning foreign languages….

Counter-Babel: Reframing Linguistic Practices in Multilingual Philippines

15 September 2021
One of the five panel discussions held at the recently concluded 14th Philippine Linguistics Congress organized by the University of the…

Axis Relationships in the Philippines: When Traditional Subgrouping Falls Short

15 September 2021
At the opening of the 14th Philippine Linguistics Congress on 24 August 2021, Dr. R. David Zorc delivered the plenary lecture where he presented his…