2019 Best Student Presentation Award

SSILA is pleased to award this year’s Best Student Presentation Award to Daniel W. Hieber (University of California, Santa Barbara) for his presentation, ‘Ergativity in Chitimacha’, delivered at the winter meeting in New York City.

Daniel W. Hieber (University of California, Santa Barbara) presenting his talk, 'Ergativity in Chitimacha' at the SSILA winter meeting

Comments from one of the judges follows:

Well articulated, very well delivered. Interesting topic. In my opinion, one of the best papers I’ve judged this time. And he included broader impacts!!

Slides from the talk can be downloaded here.