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.
The Linguistics Department is pleased to offer new degrees and language courses starting Fall 2018
Lucy Shulman, senior Linguistics student, accepted into JET
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
3:15 PM, 305 A-Wing Science Building, Portland Campus