North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad

at UMass Lowell
What is it?

North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad (NACLO) is a contest in which high school students compete to solve creative puzzles in linguistics and computational linguistics. Winners of this competition will be eligible to compete in International Linguistics Olympiad!

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When is it?
  • Open round: January 26, 2017, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm.
  • Invitational round: March 9, 2017, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm.
Where is it?

Text Machine Lab for Natural Language Processing at UMass Lowell's Department of Computer Science is hosting this event in Lowell! Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

The olympiad will take place in Olsen Hall, Room 311. See the sidebar for directions.

Please plan to arrive 30 minutes in advance of the event.

Parking is available the Cumnock visitor parking lot. Please notify the parking attendant that you are here for the NACLO event organized by Prof. Rumshisky from the Computer Science Department.


January 26, 2017
10:00 am - 1:00 pm.

198 Riverside St
Lowell, MA 01854
3rd floor, room 311