This year’s SYNC conference will be held December 3rd at the CUNY Graduate Center. SYNC is an annual one-day conference held by and for graduate students at Stony Brook, Yale, NYU, and the CUNY Graduate Center. SYNC is currently in its 18th iteration. The conference allows for graduate students of the four participating universities to present original research to their colleagues in an open and inviting setting. SYNC has always welcomed talks from both the theoretical and applied areas of linguistics, showcasing the diverse interests of graduate students in the area.


SYNC 2016 organizers are Matt Stuck and Ivana Đurović of the CUNY Graduate Center.


Keynote speaker:

Christina Tortora

CUNY (College of Staten Island and The Graduate Center)


Some notes on “infinitival perfects” in Appalachian English 

The full program, including abstracts, can be found here: