Spotlight

  • PhD Candidate in Cover Story in The Hearing Journal

    Laura Coco, AuD
    Tuesday, January 8, 2019
    Teleaudiology is becoming an important topic, which can help overcome some of the barriers to health care that many individuals experience. University of Arizona PhD candidate, Laura Coco, is featured in the cover story in The Hearing Journal talking about the "Risks and Rewards of Teleaudiology".
  • Graduate Student Receives ASHFoundation Grant

    Hannah Rosenberg Jones
    Monday, January 7, 2019
    Hannah Rosenberg Jones, an MS student at the University of Arizona, received a $5,000 American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation Graduate Student Scholarship during the 2018 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Convention. The Graduate Student Scholarship program supports master’s and doctoral students in the communication sciences and disorders discipline who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement.   Hannah Rosenberg Jones is following a three-year track to earn an MS in speech-language pathology. While completing her coursework, she is conducting research aimed at bette... Read More
  • Aileen Wong chosen to serve on UA's Inclusive Leadership Program

    Aileen Wong, AuD, CCC-A
    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    UA SLHS Clinical Instructor and Research Audiologist, Aileen Wong, was chosen to be a part of the Inclusive Leadership Program, a new professional development program for UA faculty and staff that aim to build on the University's Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) designation. We thank, Dr. Wong, for her service and time toward this important initiative! Check out the UA article here.
  • UA SLHS Professor Elena Plante awarded highest honors of the Association

    Elena Plante, PhD, CCC-SLP
    Tuesday, November 20, 2018
    We are proud to share that University of Arizona SLHS Professor, Dr. Elena Plante, received the 2018 Honors of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)! The Honors of the Association recognizes members for their distinguished contributions to the discipline of communication sciences and disorders and is the highest honor that ASHA bestows.Dr. Plante was honored with this award at the ASHA Convention in Boston on November 16th, 2018. We applaud Dr. Plante for her commitment to the field and the great body of work she has produced, which led to this great honor!
  • Beloved UA SLHS Emeritus Professor, Dan Boone, will be missed

    Dr. Dan Boone
    Saturday, October 27, 2018
    We are sad to share the news that University of Arizona SLHS Emeritus Professor, Dan Boone, our dear friend and colleague, passed away. Dr. Boone had a tremendous impact on so many lives, including fellow researchers and clinicians, students, and clients. We will miss him dearly. Below is Dr. Boone's obituary, shared by his family: Daniel R. Boone, son of Claude B. and Pearl L. Boone, was born in Chicago, IL on October 30, 1927.  Dr. Boone died suddenly on October 27th, 2018, three days shy of his 91st birthday.  He is survived by Mary Mosenthal Boone, his loving wife of 63 years and their fou... Read More

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