Highlights from the Medal Summer School: MLD Contributions

17 June 2024
A large group of diverse individuals, gathered on a staircase and hallway of a building, posing for a group photo during the Medal summer school.
Last week the MEDAL (Methodological Excellence in Data-Driven Approaches to Linguistics) Summer School on Experimental Linguistics came to Nijmegen, which meant a full week of plenary talks, workshops, poster sessions, lab tours and much more. Many compliments to the organisers!





Our researchers' contributions were impactful, showcasing the latest advancements in language sciences, with a significant share from the MLD team.


Workshop Highlights


Poster Presentations

  • Negation in Turkish Sign Language by Hasan Dikyuva(MLD PhD student).
  • The Role of Gesture in Narrative Recall in Individuals with Mild Cognitive Impairment and Healthy Older Adults by Martina Mellana(MLD Trainee).


Lab tours


Final Plenary Session

  • The event concluded with a plenary on GoLD MEDAL research by Professor Aslı Özyürek the director of the Multimodal Language Department at the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics.



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