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Latest International Linguistic Olympiad Stories

2009-08-05 15:15:00

High school students from across the U.S. won individual and team honors last week at the seventh annual International Olympiad in Linguistics held in Wroclaw, Poland. The results reflect U.S. competence in computational linguistics, an emerging field that has applications in computer science, language processing, code breaking and other advanced arenas.The U.S. fielded two teams at the Olympiad, which featured competitors from 17 different countries, including Australia, Germany, India,...