Category Archives: Awards

Prof. Parker awarded WMSURE/Mellon Foundation Fellowship

Prof. Parker was recently awarded a William & Mary Scholars Undergraduate Research Experience (WMSURE) Fellowship funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to improve interdisciplinary education at the College. As a WMSURE/Mellon Fellow, Prof. Parker will work to increase the opportunities for students from first generation and lower income families, and historically under-represented racial and ethnic groups, to participate in research under faculty supervision.

Prof. Dan Parker & Alumnus Daniel Lantz receive award for outstanding paper

Prof. Dan Parker and recent graduate, Daniel Lantz, recently presented their paper “Encoding and Accessing Linguistics Representations in a Dynamically Structured Holographic Memory System” at the 14th International Conference on Cognitive Modeling (ICCM), where the paper was recognized as an “Outstanding Paper”. The award was selected by the international program committee and the conference chairs. Congratulations!

You can check out the paper here: [pdf]

Dan Parker wins Katz Award

Congratulations to Dan Parker who received the J. J. Katz Young Scholar Award at the 28th CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing held at the University of Southern California. This award recognizes the paper presented at the annual conference that best exhibits the qualities of intellectual rigor, creativity, and independence of though exemplified in the life and work of Professor Jerrold J. Katz.