People Do Graduate

This past summer was a time of dissertation defenses. Naga Selvanathan and Hope McManus successfully defended their dissertations.

Naga defended his dissertation on June 15, 2016. Naga’s dissertation title is Inversion in Copular Clauses and Its Consequences. His dissertation was advised by Mark Baker. Other members on Dr. Selvanathan’s dissertation committee were Ken Safir, Veneeta Dayal and Marcel den Dikken.

Hope defended her dissertation on August 24, 2016. Her dissrtation title is Stress Parallels in Modern OT. Hope’s dissertation was advised by Alan Prince. Other members on Dr. McManus’s dissertation committee were Jane Grimshaw, Bruce Tesar, and Birgit Alber.

Congratulations Naga! And, Congratulations Hope!