Tanera Marshall

    Email Address: tmarshal@uic.edu
    College: Architecture and the Arts Department: Theatre and Music
    Title: Dialect Collection
    Office: L017 Phone: 312.996.7660
    Participating in the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Awards program: Yes

    Research Interest:
    Collecting dialects, through audiorecorded interviews of select speakers of English. Interested primarily, but not exclusively, in the indigenous populations and tribes of the North American Midwest. Would like to connect with UIC's Native American Center.

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week: 4

    Qualifications of a Student:
    Any and all Theatre Majors who meet these requirements are invited to apply:
    GPA at least 3.5, grade of B or better in Voice I and II courses, facility with recording equipment and editing of audio files

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    Interview subjects, edit recordings, prepare text files. Upload all information to the online archive IDEA.

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