Research & Publications

To see how the project has been reported on in the media, go to News Media.
For our public science and community outreach events, go to Public Engagement

* = graduate student
** = undergraduate student

Publications

  • fc. Sneller, Betsy, Suzanne Evans Wagner and *Yongqing Ye. MI Diaries: Practical and ethical challenges. Linguistics Vanguard.

  • fc. Sneller, Betsy. Covid-era sociolinguistics: Introduction to the special issue. Linguistics Vanguard.

  • 2021. *Rechsteiner, Jack and Betsy Sneller. Building community in digital fieldwork Reflection, Digital Fieldwork, September 13.

Talks

Refereed & Panels

  • 2021. Sneller, Betsy, Suzanne Evans Wagner and *Yongqing Ye. The MI Diaries Project. Linguistic Society of America Annual meeting, January 7-10.

  • 2021. Sneller, Betsy, (organizer). Sociolinguistic research in the time of COVID: Method, ethics, theory. Special session at the Linguistic Society of America annual meeting, January 7-10.

Invited

  • 2022. Wagner, Suzanne Evans. Self-recorded audio diaries as a source of data across the lifespan. Corpora for Language and Aging Research (CLARe), University of Alaska, March 9-11.

  • 2021. Sneller, Betsy and Suzanne Evans Wagner. Challenges and opportunities for longitudinal data collection using self-recordings.University of Duisberg-Essen Sociolinguistics Lab, November 9.

  • 2021. Yares, Laura and Betsy Sneller. The interdisciplinary water cooler: Sharing research technologies across disciplines. Michigan State University Center for Interdisciplinary, November 5.

  • 2021. Wagner, Suzanne Evans. Post-adolescent language change in corpora large and small. Morphosyntactic Variation and Change in the Twentieth Century (MCV21), University of Cambridge, March 17-18.

  • 2020. Sneller, Betsy and Suzanne Evans Wagner. MI Diaries: Tracking language change during a pandemic. University of Michigan Linguistics Speaker Series, November 6.

  • 2020. Sneller, Betsy and Suzanne Evans Wagner. MI Diaries: Tracking language change during a pandemic. Graduate Linguistics Expo at Michigan State (GLEAMS), October 30.

  • 2020. Sneller, Betsy and Suzanne Evans Wagner. MI-COVID Diaries: Starting a new remote project…fast. Michigan State University College of Arts and Letters workshop, How to Pivot Your Research During COVID-19. August 19.

Undergraduate Research

  • 2021. **Furkioti, Alexis and **Jack Rechsteiner. MI Diaries: The development of a research project as a brand. Poster presentation at Michigan State University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum (UURAF), April 15-19. Winner: Communication Arts and Sciences, poster section 2.

  • 2021. **Lindsay Moore. Engagement and Retention in a Longitudinal study during the Pandemic: the MI Diaries story. Presentation at Michigan State University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum (UURAF), April 15-19.