2019

The photo shows the Socio-cognitive lab at MultiLing. A 2 year old girl is sitting on her carer's lap while participating in an eye-tracking study. The carer and the child are looking at the screen, and they are not facing the camera.
Published Dec. 19, 2019 12:02 PM

In 2018, MultiLing opened its Socio-cognitive Laboratory, which allowed for many new and exciting research projects to be carried out. In January 2020, a new branch of the lab, the Babylab, will be ready to receive its first participant visits.

Picture of the audience in Auditorium 3, Helga Engs hus.
Published Dec. 17, 2019 11:56 AM

"Leaders in academia have much to learn from leaders in other fields," says HR Manager at the Faculty of Humanities, Helga Reiss. This fall, MultiLing organized its second Women and Leadership Roundtable at Campus Blindern.

Aafke Diepeveen, Aminata Diakite, and Ellen Elveseter
Published Nov. 26, 2019 3:24 PM

MultiLing’s MA scholarships for 2019 have been awarded to three excellent projects by Aafke Diepeveen, Aminata Diakite, and Ellen Elveseter.

MultiLing staff leaning over the table enganged in discussions
Published Aug. 27, 2019 5:18 PM

In June, MultiLing hosted a three-day workshop which aimed to reflect on visual prompts and methods in both psycho- and sociolinguistics, organized by Judith Purkarthofer and Pernille Hansen. The workshop was part of Colloquium B in MultiLing’s five-year-plan, “Engaging innovative methodologies in studying multilingualism across the lifespan”.

Speakers and attendees are gathered for the round-table in Professorboligen.
Published May 13, 2019 10:02 AM

Many are under the misconception that the widespread multilingualism in our modern and increasingly globalized world is a fairly new development. This round-table conference, organized by Aneta Pavlenko and Pia Lane, aimed to show that practices of multilingualism have been common and necessary for centuries, even millennia.

Picture of MultiLing's Scientific Advisory Board, Research Professors and leadership.
Published May 6, 2019 1:26 PM

The annual meeting with MultiLing’s Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) was held this week, on May 2-3. Among the themes of the meeting this year were career planning and grant application processes, with a particular focus on applications to the European Research Council (ERC).