Celebrating International Mother Language Day 2024

2024 Feb 28
International Mother Language Day (IMLD) is observed every year on the 21st of February to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. The day was first…

Noah Cruz on the role of vigorous languages vis-a-vis language endangerment

2023 Oct 04
“Ang problema nga lang, sa paghubog ng usapin sa panganganib pangwika, parang may naglalaban, laging nagtutunggalian, at na-re-reduce ang diskurso sa tunggalian na ito sa labanan ng…

Jérôme Samuel on why Malay-speaking countries wildly differ on language policy

2023 Aug 15
How did Malay-speaking countries develop such wildly divergent language policies and ideologies? On July 25, 2023, an online lecture by Dr. Jérôme Samuel tackled just this question….

Tuting Hernandez to present plenary lecture at the Pambansang Seminar Workshop sa Wika

2023 Jul 22
Associate Professor Tuting Hernandez is one of the plenary speakers at this year’s Pambansang Seminar Workshop sa Wika, organized by the

Tuting Hernandez co-authors paper on indigenous language activism in Asia

2023 Jun 02
Congratulations to Associate Professor Jesus Federico Hernandez and his co-authors, Dr. Gerald Roche (La Trobe University),

“Grand Dame of Philippine Linguistics” Honored in Weeklong Celebration

2023 Apr 13
The University of the Philippines Department of Linguistics honored its former Chair and one of the brightest lights in the Philippine social sciences,

Madoka Hammine on indigenous research methodologies

2022 Dec 05
For the final installment of the 2022 Linguistics Special Lecture Series (LSLS), Dr. Madoka Hammine (Meio University) presented her…

Paglulunsad at Paglalayag with La Trobe Asia & The Katig Collective

2022 Dec 02
Paglulunsad at Paglalayag brought together scholars, students, and guests in an event that both answers a call to raise awareness regarding the global linguistic situation and fulfills…

Gerald Roche on the mood of outrage about language oppression

2022 Oct 13
As part of its centennial year activities, the Department of Linguistics organized the first installment of its 2022 Linguistics Special Lecture Series (LSLS)….

Hernandez publishes policy brief on indigenous language rights with Roche and Hammine

2022 Sep 28
Congratulations to Assoc. Prof. Jesus Federico Hernandez on the publication of their policy brief tackling the issue of human rights and how it…