Department of Linguistics
Linguistics is a scientific approach to the nature, organization, acquisition, and origins of human language. The linguistics major at USM offers concentrations in ASL/English Interpreting, ASL Linguistics, and Speech and Language Science, in addition to general linguistics. Learn more about Department of Linguistics.
USM's Judy Shepard-Kegl highlighted by Portland Press Herald for ongoing work with deaf children in Nicaragua
The Economist highlights work of USM Professor in Nicaragua
Welcome two new linguists - Dr. Jeanne Heil and Dr. Sandra Wood!
USM language courses moving to linguistics department
Congratulations and thanks to Wayne Cowart!
USM NSSLHA - ASHA Chapter
ASL Club wins Maine Campus Compact Award
Two students present at conference
McDaniel and Sylvester-Cross will present at conference in Iceland
Earn a Linguistics Degree and a Law Degree with 3+3 Option