Prof. Tuting Hernandez will be presenting his paper entitled "The Front Matters: Dealing with agglutination in Philippine lexicography" at the Asian Lexicography Conference (ASIALEX 2019), which will be held at the Istanbul University Congress and Culture Center in Turkey from 19 - 21 June 2019.
Prof. Tuting Hernandez presented a talk last week entitled "BAKLAs: a life of/in resistance (so far)" as part of Vibal Group's celebration of Pride Month. During his talk, he called for the publishing industry to produce more publications that reflect the various experiences of members of the LGBTQ+ community in the Philippines.
Members of the Department met with Dr. Richard Scheerer, the grandson of Prof. Emeritus Otto Scheerer (one of the first professors of the Department of Linguistics), to talk about how to keep Prof. Scheerer’s legacy alive as we move forward on our #Roadto100. Dr. Scheerer also gave the Department digital scanned copies of his grandfather’s works and other documents. Read more about Road to 100