LSA elections are held at the end of each Spring semester for the following academic year, but in some cases, elections are held every semester. We will notify the members of the Listserv when and where elections are to take place; all LSA members are strongly encouraged to run and/or vote! For a description of each position's duties, please refer to Article V, Section 2 of the <a href="">Bylaws</a>. <h4>Current Officers (Fall 2016 - Spring 2017)</h4> <a href=""><img class="alignnone wp-image-910" src="" alt="lsa-2016-17-group-photo" width="383" height="383" /></a>   <strong>President: </strong><strong>Elizabeth Metzler</strong> <h4><a href=""><img class="wp-image-899 alignleft" src="" alt="elizabeth_metzler-profile-photo" width="229" height="172" /></a></h4>           <strong>Treasurer: </strong><strong>Roxana Ashtari</strong> <a href=""><img class="wp-image-901 alignleft" src="" alt="roxana" width="120" height="214" /></a>             <strong>Undergraduate Liaison: Sarah Savage</strong>   <strong>International Liasion: Heidi Demello</strong>   <strong>Public Relations Officer: Jini Shim </strong> <a href=""><img class="wp-image-902 alignleft" src="" alt="jini-shim-photo" width="127" height="170" /></a>         <strong>Secretary: Ilana Goldflam</strong>       <strong>Faculty Advisor: Dr. Rob Malouf</strong> <h4></h4> <h4></h4>   <h4>(Fall 2015 - Spring 2016)</h4> <strong>President: </strong><strong>Stephanie DeVera</strong> <strong>Vice President: </strong><strong>Amanda Black </strong> <strong>Treasurer: </strong><strong>Roxana Ashtari </strong> <strong>Secretary: </strong><strong>Ariel Blaser </strong> <strong>Undergraduate Liaison: Nathan Prestwood</strong> <strong>Program Advocate: Hasan Autman</strong> <strong>International Liasion: Alan Ng</strong> <strong>Public Relations Officer: Jerrod Heiser</strong> <strong>Faculty Advisor: Dr. Rob Malouf</strong>   <script type="text/javascript">// <![CDATA[ var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-18589463-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + ''; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })(); // ]]></script>

About Us

From social events like potlucks and game nights, to academic events like research colloquia and job information panels, the Linguistics Student Association (LSA) at San Diego State University provides opportunities to get to know fellow students and professors outside of the classroom. 

Events & Activities

2017 Colloquium – Coming Soon
December 13, 2016
MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Our annual colloquium date and place is set! Saturday, April 29th 2017, 9AM-4PM @ Scripps Cottage, San Diego State University Featuring Dr. Joan Bybee, Professor of ...
CATESOL 2016: Nov 17-20
CATESOL 2016: Nov 17-20
November 16, 2016
2020 Vision: Embracing the Past—Planning the Future CATESOL 2016 Annual Conference Town and Country Resort & Convention Center San Diego, CA     |     November 17-20, 2016
11/16: Meet Jennifer Hodgson from the Office of English Lang. Programs of the US State Dept