Elena Marx winning First-Year PhD Award!

February 23, 2023

Congratulations to our lab's PhD student Elena Marx, who has been awarded the CEU First-Year PhD Award. This award is meant to recognize outstanding coursework and performance during the comprehensive exam.

LCL at the AMLaP conference!

July 4, 2022
The Language Comprehension Lab will present one talk and two posters at the Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing (AMLaP) international conference which will take place between the 7-9th September in York, UK.
  • Elena Marx: Linking linguistic and cognitive approaches to event construal: Interpretation of temporal order in English relative clauses is driven by event structure. Presentation.

New paper in PLoS ONE!

June 16, 2022

Together with Daniel Kleinman, Adam M. Morgan, and Rachel Ostrand, Eva Wittenberg has published a new paper on the lasting effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on language processing. You can read more about the study here.

LCL with two papers at CogSci 2022!

May 2, 2022

The CEU Language Comprehension Lab will present a talk and a poster at CogSci 2022 in Toronto:

  • Ebru Evcen & Eva Wittenberg: Making the Question under Discussion explicit shifts counterfactual interpretation (poster)
  • Elena Marx & Eva Wittenberg: Event structure predicts temporal interpretation of English and German past-under-past relative clauses (talk)

Read the papers on our publications page!

Upcoming conference presentations

January 31, 2022

CEU's Language Comprehension Lab is looking to present new work at two upcoming conferences, namely this year's annual conference of the Human Sentence Processing society, and ICLaVE 11:

  1. Elena Marx & Eva Wittenberg: Far from independent: Matrix-driven temporal shift interpretations of English and German past-under-past relative clauses. Poster, HSP, Santa Cruz.