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Fall 2023 Computational Linguistics and NLP Open House

Nov. 16, 2023

Students from CLASIC and the CLEAR Lab presented their Capstone and research projects at the Fall 2023 Computational Linguistics and NLP Open House on October 12. Industry representatives, faculty, and undergraduate students interested in the Computer Science to CLASIC and Linguistics to CLASIC BAM programs were also present. Dr. Susan...

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CLASIC-CLEAR Fall 2023 CompSem Kick-off

Sept. 6, 2023

The Fall 2023 semester welcomes six new CLASIC students and seven new CS PhD students involved in computational linguistics and NLP research. Students and faculty came together for the first weekly CompSem meeting on Aug. 30. CompSem meetings take place on Wednesdays, from 10:30-12 in LBB 430 throughout the semester...

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CLASIC's Martha Palmer receives 2023 ACL Lifetime Achievement Award

Aug. 10, 2023

CLASIC's founding director, Dr. Martha Palmer , was awarded the 2023 Lifetime Achievement Award at the 61st Association of Computational Linguistics meeting in Toronto, Ontario, in July. Read more about the award and Dr. Palmer's outstanding contributions to NLP, Computational Semantics, and the development of both Abstract Meaning Representation (AMR)...

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CLASIC Directors

July 19, 2023

Dr. Susan Brown , primary Academic Advisor for CLASIC and longstanding member of the CLASIC faculty, will take over as acting Director of CLASIC as of the 2023 fall semester. Congratulations, Susan! CLASIC's founding director, Dr. Martha Palmer , remains actively involved in the program as Director Emeritus. The CLASIC...

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CLASIC 2023 Graduation

July 19, 2023

CLASIC’s largest graduating class received their diplomas in Spring 2023. Congratulations to Mitchell Allen, Cutter Dalton, Marie Grace, Wei-tung Liao, Natalia Redwood, Jay Seabrum, Bhargav Shandilya, Sagarika Shreevastava, and Dananjay Srinivas ! Three of these will continue at the University of Colorado to pursue PhD degrees while others have accepted...

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CLASIC Open House 2023

July 19, 2023

The 2023 CLASIC Open House was held on Wednesday March 8, 2023. It was the first in-person Open House since 2019. CLASIC students and several CLEAR PhD students presented posters on their research to faculty, undergraduate and graduate students from Computer Science and Linguistics, Advisory Board members, and other invited...

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New paths to CLASIC

July 19, 2023

In Fall 2022, four new paths to CLASIC were created. University of Colorado undergraduate students in Computer Science and Linguistics can now apply to Computational Linguistics Accelerated Master's Programs (BAMs) . Three of the new CLASIC BAM paths are open to undergraduate students in the Computer Science BA, BS, and...