Seminar UTiL : 19/04/2024

We’re writing to remind you about our next ULB Talks in Linguistics meeting on April 19th, 14:00 – 16:00!   We’re very excited to invite you to our panel discussion on Post-Colonial Linguistics, featuring Nancy Kula (Leiden University), Jacky Maniacky (AfricaMuseum), and Lameen Souag (LACITO – CNRS). While we are centering this discussion on post-colonial linguistics[…]


Belgian ‘Language in Autism’ Study

Program EOS (Excellence of Science) of F.R.S. – FNRS and of Research Foundation Flanders – FWO Spokesperson : M. Kissine (ULB) ULB: M. Kissine, A. Destrebecqz, G. Deliens. KULeuven: Ilse Noens, Inge Zink, Jean Steyaert. UGent: Herber Roeyers, Petra Warreyn. The majority of children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) display a significant language delay, which may[…]


Implicit statistical learning (ISL)

Projet de Recherche : Co-directeurs: Mikhail Kissine & Arnaud Destrebecqz Doctorante: Charlotte Dumont Implicit statistical learning (ISL) refers to the acquisition of knowledge about complex structures without an intention to do so and in such a way that the acquired knowledge is difficult to verbalise.  Linguistic and non-linguistic ISL abilities have been shown to correlate[…]

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19): information and safety measures

Last update: Friday 13 March 2020, 21:10 If you need to reach any ULB services, please communicate by way of email.In an effort to contribute to slowing the spread of COVID-19, in coordination with the other universities in the Brussels-Wallonia Federation, the Université libre de Bruxelles has adjusted its specific measures. The University remains open[…]