• Congratulations Tao Ge for winning the NLPCC16 Best Student Paper Award! The paper is about discovering event associations from text streams.
  • An initial version of KBP2016 EDL Overview Paper is up. Looking for advice on plans in 2017 and beyond.
  • Submit your coolest demo to ACL2017! We set up the best demo paper award this year!
  • My first genius girl PhD student Dian Yu is graduating in May 2017 and looking for a research scientist position. I'm very proud of her elegant work. She is smart, super efficient and organized, and she could be the best employee at any place.
  • Xiang Ren (UIUC) is on the academic market for a faculty position. He has my highest recommendation. I think he is as good as Yizhou Sun and Chi Wang. Grab him before it's too late! :-)