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Communication Disorders Grad Student Awarded State Scholarship

Friday, February 15, 2019

Maryanne Atchley-Babb, a second year graduate student in speech-language pathology, was awarded the Arkansas Speech-Language-Hearing Association's 2018 Betty Bass Scholarship.

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NSSLHA Chapter to Host 'Kisses For a Cause' Puppy Kissing Booth Fundraiser

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

The organization will have a puppy kissing booth outside the Union where students and faculty may pay $1 to pet, play with, take pictures, and be kissed by a puppy.

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Cook and Glade Elected to State Leadership Positions

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Aletha Cook and Rachel Glade are serving three-year terms on the Board of Directors of the Arkansas Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

College of Education and Health Professions Appointments Communication Disorders Rehabilitation, Human Resources and Communication Disorders

NSSLHA Chapter Hosts Holiday Event for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children

Thursday, December 06, 2018

The student chapter of the National Student Speech-Language Hearing Association offered a fun, safe event with holiday-themed crafts and activities for children who are deaf or hard of hearing.

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Students and Faculty in Communication Disorders Program Shine at National Convention

Monday, November 26, 2018

Faculty and students from the Communication Disorders Program presented research and posters at the American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention in Boston.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Lectures Research & Innovation Communication Disorders Rehabilitation, Human Resources and Communication Disorders

Frazier Recognized With Research Award

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Kimberly Frazier, associate professor of communication disorders, was recognized with the Arkansas Speech-Language Hearing Association Research Award in mid-October 2018.

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Student in Communication Disorders Program Appointed to National Leadership Position

Friday, October 19, 2018

Elizabeth Ashbaugh was appointed to serve as Arkansas' state student officer for the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association chapter.

College of Education and Health Professions Appointments Education Communication Disorders

New Professor Receives Grant for Assisted Communication Research

Monday, October 15, 2018

Christine Holyfield, assistant professor of communication disorders, has received a New Investigators Research Grant from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation.

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Research Shows At-Risk Elementary Students Benefit from Child-Centered Play Therapy

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Elementary school students who received child-centered play therapy services over the course of a school year showed significant positive changes, according to data collected by two U of A professors.

College of Education and Health Professions Education Research & Innovation Communication Disorders Curriculum and Instruction

U of A Professor Collaborates on Article About Unilateral Hearing Loss

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

A new article co-authored by Rachel Glade, clinical assistant professor of communication disorders, describes for health professionals information they need to understand unilateral hearing loss.

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