June 2017 - News!

AIRS News  

  • Estonian Research Council interview with Dr. Marju Raju and Laura Välja (regarding their research supervised by Dr. Jaan Ross).  Link  

  • Congratulations to Ross Dwyer, former longstanding administrative officer for AIRS, who has recently been awarded the  Presidential Recognition Award of Merit for Staff at the University of Prince Edward Island, for his contributions to the AIRS Project, his current position as Research Manager of Young Lives, and his assistance with the  biennial  L. M. Montgomery Institute Biennial Conference. We have greatly appreciated Ross's support over the years and wish him continuing success in his current position.  Link 


Conferences, Symposiums, Workshops   view all upcoming

  • Choral Canada’s biennial conference and choral festival, hosted by The Singing Network, is holding Podium on the EDGE: Singing from Sea to Sea to Sea, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, June 29-July 3, 2018. The Podium 2018 National Steering Committee invites the submission of proposals for the presentation of Interest Sessions and Lecture-Recitals, due date: 30 June 2017; notification of results: 28 July 2017.     Link 

  • The International Symposium on Singing and Song is happening as a back-to--back event with Podium 2018 on June 27-29, 2018. The Call for Presentations for this Symposium are due October 15, 2017.   Link

  • The Greater Good Science Center (GGSC) 2017 Summer Institute for Educators, University of California at Berkely, Clark Kerr Campus, June 25-30 OR July 16-21, 2017.    Link

  • 4th International Digital Libraries for Musicology workshop (DLfM 2017), Saturday 28th October 2017, Shanghai Conservatory of Music, Shanghai, China. Proceedings to be published in ACM ICPS.    Link  

  • 2nd Conference on Computer Simulation of Musical Creativity, Open University in Milton Keynes (UK), 11-13 Sept 2017.    Link

Student Opportunities

  • Institute of Musical Research, University of London, Summer School on Music, Language and Cognition will be held on Lake Como, Italy from 26 to 30 June, 2017. Applications are invited from prospective students. Further details are available here.

  • The Cognitive Science Departement  of École Normale Supérieure in Paris (Département d'études cognitives, DEC) aims to recruit advanced undergraduate international students in Cognitive Science and in Linguistics.   LINK



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