Academics

Students can pursue a major or minor in linguistics as well as one of the combined majors. The combined majors allow students to pursue their interests in two related fields simultaneously, with some courses in the curriculum that integrate the two disciplines.

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Co-op student works to support young girls coping with trauma

James Evans is a linguistics and psychology major who is spending his co-op helping young girls in Uganda who have survived abuse or neglect. Learn about his experience here.

Professor Cooper on Communicating with Aliens in News@Northeastern

In an article about Douglas Vakoch and Messaging Extra Terrestrial Intelligence (METI), Professor Cooper speaks with News@Northeastern about some of the issues related to human communication with aliens.

The Syntax of Justice Conference

Professor Janet Randall helped to organize The Syntax of Justice Conference that took place last month on March 30 and 31. The conference focused on the relationship between language and…