Undergraduates to present at ETAP

A Pitch Track
A Pitch Track

Kirsten Nisula, senior, and Georgia Simon, alumna, undergraduate students of Kristen Syrett, will be heading up to McGill to present a poster at Experimental and Theoretical Advances in Prosody (ETAP) at the end of September:

Syrett, K., Nisula, K., Simon, G., Klimashousky, S. “The contribution of information structure and prosody in sentence disambiguation in English.” Poster, Experimental and Theoretical Advances in Prosody (ETAP) 2, September 23–25. McGill University, Montréal, Canada.

Kirsten received a student travel grant from the conference organizers. She’s continuing one aspect of this research as part of her honors thesis in psychology and her capstone project. Georgia graduated last spring, and is now the lab manager for Kristen Syrett’s lab, the Laboratory for Developmental Language Studies.