Nearly 7,000 different languages are spoken across the world but how these languages evolved has long been a source of debate. Mark Aronoff says it's not that surprising to find that different parts of language evolve at different speeds.
A $1.8 million four-year grant will assist the School of Social Welfare in expanding the delivery of behavioral health screening, brief intervention and referral to underserved populations within Suffolk County.
Lori Flores' research and writing focus on Latino life, labor, and politics, particularly when it comes to Mexican Americans, immigration, the US-Mexico border region, and California. She is an expert on the Bracero Program and Mexican guestworkers, the Farmworker rights movement both before and after Cesar Chavez, undocumented immigration, and the working and social relationships between different groups of Latinos. Her other interests are gender, civil rights, and global borderlands history.