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Alumni Weekend

IU College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Linguistics
6th Annual Alumni Weekend
October 7-8, 2016

Alumni Weekend 2016 RSVP

Join us in celebrating the accomplishments of Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Edith Moravcsik (Ph.D. 1972), Professor Emerita, University of Wisconsin.

Special Event: Distinguished Alumni Lecture

Edith Moravcsik (Ph.D. 1972) will deliver the Distinguished Alumni Lecture on October 7, at 4:15 P.M.

Lecture title: Conflict resolution in grammatical description

Program of Activities

Friday, October 7

Frangipani Room, Indiana Memorial Union

  • 4:00-4:15 p.m. Welcome – Robert Botne (Chair, Department of Linguistics)
  • 4:15-5:15 p.m. Distinguished Alumni Lecture: Edith Moravcsik
  • 5:15-5:30 p.m.  Presentation of the IU Department of Linguistics Distinguished Alumni Award
  • 5:30-8:00 p.m. Reception Honoring Edith Moravcsik
Saturday October 8

The Runcible Spoon · 412 E. 6th Street

  • 8:30-10:00 a.m. Alumni – Faculty Breakfast

Georgian Room, Indiana Memorial Union

  • 1:00-1:30 p.m. Best Graduate Paper 2015 Lecture: Travis Evans-Sago
  • 1:30-5:00 p.m. Alumni Reception and Research Poster Presentations
Other IU and Bloomington events of interest happening October 8-11

Arts and Crafts

  • A Fair of the Arts · Saturday, October 8, 8:00 – 1:00 P.M.· Bloomington Community Farmers’ Market

  • Exhibits: Modern Sculptors in Indiana; Camille Pissaro: Father of Impressionism; Men in Turbans: Head studies by Castiglione  · Friday and Saturday, October 7-8, 10:00 – 5:00 P.M.; Sunday, October 9, 12:00 – 5:00 P.M. · Eskenazi Museum of Art

  • WFHB Localfest · Saturday, October 8, 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. · Upland Brewery Company Banquet Hall

  • Performances: 30 Day Mourning PeriodBloomington Playwrights Project · Saturday, October 8, 7:30 P.M. · 107 West 9th Street

Sports

  • IU Men’s soccer (vs. Penn State) · Saturday, October 8 (evening, TBA) · Armstrong Stadium
  • IU Women’s soccer (vs. Rutgers) · Sunday, October 9 (1:00 P.M.) · Armstrong Stadium

We hope you will join us and we look forward to seeing you.

Robert Botne
Professor and Chair
Department of Linguistics