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Gervaise Picron's public defense

Gervaise Picron will defend her PhD dissertation entitled 'Développement de la compétence rédactionnelle à l’université : Analyse linguistique des stades évolutifs et proposition d’un modèle explicatif ' on 28 April 2023. Supervisors: Magali Paquot (UCLouvain) and Anne Catherine Simon...
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A new stage in the Crowdsourcing Language Assessment project

In 2020, CECL members Magali Paquot, Rachel Rubin, and Nathan Vandeweert launched the “Crowdsourcing Language Acquisition” project (CLAP), which aimed to develop a novel method for generating fast and reliable assessments of texts in learner corpora. The method is based upon an assessment...
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Elen Le Foll wins the Richard M. Hogg Prize !

Congratulations to Elen le Foll on winning the 2022 Richard M. Hogg Prize, with the paper “Schulenglisch: A multi-dimensional description of the variety of English taught in German schools”! This Prize is awarded by the International Society for the Linguistics of English (ISLE).  
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Learner Corpus Research Summer School

The Centre for English Corpus Linguistics (CECL) is organizing the fifth edition of its Learner Corpus Research Summer School, which will take place at the University of Louvain, Belgium, from 3 to 7 July 2023. The aim of the Summer School is to introduce learner corpus research...
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Congratulations Dr. Vandeweerd!

Nathan Vandeweerd defended his PhD dissertation on Tuesday 5 July 2022! His thesis entitled 'Phraseological complexity in L2 French: Investigating variation across modes' was supervised by Magali Paquot (UCLouvain) and Alex Housen (VUB). Other members of the jury...
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