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Danny Law on the Highs and Low(land)s of Studying Mayan Languages

Danny Law on the Highs and Low(land)s of Studying Mayan Languages

Tue, Jan 1, 2019

Assistant professor Danny Law studies how languages change over time, and like the Mayan languages he studies, he’s learned that his own research and teaching will continue to evolve, sometimes taking him down – or up – unexpected paths.


Industry Spotlight: Q & A with Alumnus Nick Gaylord

Industry Spotlight: Q & A with Alumnus Nick Gaylord

Tue, Jan 1, 2019

Nick Gaylord received his Ph.D. in Linguistics from UT in 2013, and he’s spent the half-decade since then happily discovering that there is, indeed, life outside of academia. We asked Dr. Gaylord to share a bit of his experience with the transition from doctoral program to work in industry.


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