Laurel wins dissertation support from NSF

Congratulations to Laurel Perkins, who has won NSF support for her dissertation project, Behavioral and Computational Investigation of Transitivity in the Acquisition of Non-Basic Syntax, together with advisors Jeffrey Lidz and Naomi Feldman. Proposals for Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement awards "are judged on the basis of their scientific merit, including the theoretical importance of the research question and the appropriateness of the proposed data and methodology to be used in addressing the question."