Participants Needed for Research Study: 'Phonological Processing Abilities and Reading Skills in Young Adults'
Participants are needed for a study on causal factors of reading skills and reading disabilities. You are eligible to participate if you are at least 18 years old and:
- Have a history of either average reading abilities, OR
- Prior diagnosis/diagnoses of any of the following:
- Reading impairment
- Dyslexia or
- Auditory Processing Disorder
The purpose of this study is to examine the relationship between phonological processing abilities and reading performance in young adults. If you participate, you will complete a hearing screening and tests of auditory and visual processing skills related to reading fluency. Your participation will consist of one meeting that will last approximately three hours.
For further information or to sign up for the study, please contact either:
- Sarah Thompson at Set022@uark.edu or 870-636-9501
- Margie Gilbertson at Mlg023@uark.edu or 479-575-4919
Communication Sciences and Disorders
The award, the department's most prestigious given to a single researcher's group, supports fundamental research with the potential to advance national security.
The Oxford Film Festival has gone virtual and the film Animal by Russell Sharman, assistant professor in the Department of Communication, is being featured and premieres today.
Alex Guynn will receive the Commitment to Justice Award, Nathan Bogart will be given the Early Career Award, and the Career Champion Award will go to the Legal Team at Walmart Inc.
Sarah Judy of Walton College and J. Laurence Hare of Fulbright College have been selected by the University of Arkansas Academic Advising Council as 2019-20 outstanding academic advisors.
Starting at 5 p.m. today, webBASIS will be unavailable and BASIS access will be limited until 8 a.m. Monday, June 1. This planned outage is required to convert BASIS data to the new Workday system.