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JHU Operations Remote/Online Due to COVID-19

While the university remains open, telework is the first choice and priority for as many employees as possible. E-mail is the best way to reach department members at this time.

Najoung Kim Receives NSF Grant

Najoung Kim Receives NSF Grant
Join us in congratulating fifth-year PhD student Najoung Kim for receiving an NSF Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant in Linguistics! Najoung’s dissertation, entitled “Compositional Linguistic Generalization in Human and Machine Learning,” will investigate generalization […]

Two Cognitive Science Majors Receive PURAs

Carol Lu and Shreya Wadhwa are among the selected undergraduates to receive Provost’s Undergraduate Research Awards to support their independent research in the coming year! Carol will be mentored by Dr. Marina Bedny […]

Best Student Paper Award

Best Student Paper Award
Kyriaki Neophytou received the Best Student Paper Award for “A tool for automatic scoring of spelling” at the Academy of Aphasia conference. Congrats, Kyriaki!

Spring 2021 Focal Area Courses Now Available

This list of focal area courses should help Cognitive Science majors and Linguistics minors make Spring 2021 course selections. Spring registration has been delayed. Expect it to open Nov 13th.

Graduate Spotlight: Najoung Kim

Graduate Spotlight: Najoung Kim
“This summer, I interned with Deepak Ramachandran and Ellie Pavlick at Google Research on improving Question Answering (QA) systems, and will be continuing to work on this project part-time as […]