[Webinar] Let Word Do the Dirty Work for You

Webinar: Let Word Do the Dirty Work for You (Antonio Martin) Now open for registration here – FREE FOR IAPTI MEMBERS Description: Do you want to learn how to use Word to make your proofreading and editing work more effective and efficient? You have to find and replace more than 2,000 typos in a huge document but are rushing against the clock? Why don’t you let Word be your personal assistant? In this webinar you will learn how to: • Use the power of Word to get your computer to do boring repetitive…

Twelve incredibly British phrases the rest of the world doesn’t understand

Twelve incredibly British phrases the rest of the world doesn’t understand Posted 16 days ago by Narjas Zatat in offbeat Americans have always had a bizarre fixation with the Queen (a remnant of the empire George Washington couldn’t scrub away?) and her birthday seems to be no different. The Queen is turning 90 this week, and it seems people abroad are more excited than many Britons themselves. But how well do people abroad actually understand Britain? Here are twelve phrases that’ll be utter gobbledygook to everyone else but the British: 1. Bob’s…

Funded PhD / Graduate Teaching Assistant positions at the Dept. of Computing, Edge Hill University, UK

Department of Computing, Edge Hill University Location:  Ormskirk Salary:  £8,300 per annum plus benefits package Fixed term contract for 3 years Post Type:  Full Time Closing Date:  Thursday 10 March 2016 Reference:  EHGT075-0216 About Us When Edge Hill was awarded the University of the Year title for 2014/15, Times Higher Education described it as “a great success story…an institution that improves and impresses year after year”. The award recognised our outstanding achievements in student satisfaction, staff engagement, graduate employment and innovation as well as our strengthening research profile, investment and growth. It…

Fully funded EPSRC PhD studentship, University of Brighton

Please see the following link for information about a fully funded EPSRC PhD studentship in image description at the University of Brighton: https://www.brighton.ac.uk/Research/Postgraduate-research-degrees/2016-studentships/Life-health-and-physical-sciences/Talking-diagrams-unlocking-the-knowledge-contained-in-diagram-data.aspx There is flexibility in the topic, as long as it is in the area of image description generation. Closing date for applications: Wednesday 9 March 2016 at 23:59. Please follow and like us:

Δύο νέες εκδόσεις του ΙΝΣ

Φίλες και φίλοι, To Ινστιτούτο Νεοελληνικών Σπουδών παραδίδει σήμερα στο αναγνωστικό κοινό δύο νέες εκδόσεις του: A. Vincent (επιμ.), H Βοσκοπούλα Το ανώνυμο αφηγηματικό ποίημα Η Βοσκοπούλα είναι ένα από τα σημαντικότερα μπεστ σέλερ της πρώιμης νεοελληνικής λογοτεχνίας. Γράφτηκε στην Κρήτη γύρω στα 1580-1600, σε ιαμβικούς ενδεκασύλλαβους με ζευγαρωτή ομοιοκαταληξία, πρωτοτυπώθηκε στη Βενετία το 1627, και ώς τα μέσα του 19ου αιώνα κυκλοφόρησε σε αλλεπάλληλες λαϊκές εκδόσεις. Για να παραγγείλετε το βιβλίο από το ηλεκτρονικό βιβλιοπωλείο του Ινστιτούτου με έκπτωση 10% ακολουθήστε τον σύνδεσμο. Th.-S. Pavlidou (ed.), H ελληνική γλώσσα στην…