Spotlight

  • Cass Faux Receives UA Science Copernicus Award!

    Cass Faux
    Monday, December 11, 2017
    Clinical Associate Professor Cass Faux was presented with the prestigious Copernicus award from the College of Science on Thursday, December 7th, at the Galileo Circle awards dinner. The Galileo Circle Copernicus Award is one of the highest honors the College of Science can bestow on its non-tenure eligible faculty, appointed personnel or classified staff. These awards, established through the generosity of Galileo Circle members, recognize individuals whose extraordinary accomplishments significantly advance the mission of a department and the knowledge base of a discipline. Thank you, Cass,... Read More
  • ASHA Convention 2017

    Monday, November 20, 2017
    Many of our students and clinical and research faculty members headed to Los Angeles to participate in the ASHA Convention this year! They had a great time learning, teaching, and visiting with colleagues. Check out our photo album on Facebook.
  • Bill Bernett Memorial Fund for Aphasia Research

    Bill Bernett
    Thursday, October 5, 2017
    To honor their good friend, Bill Bernett, Dave and Sue Milligan started an endowment in Bill's name to raise funds to support aphasia research. Beginning in 2011, Bill started to slowly lose his language skills as he suffered with Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA). He benefited from the research and clinical services at The University of Arizona, and Dave and Sue Milligan, along with Bill's wife, Jill Bernett, generously chose our department as the recipients of the much needed funds to support aphasia research. Thank you, Dave, Sue, and Jill! Many people with aphasia will benefit from your in... Read More
  • New Endowment Established for Student Scholarships

    Tim Maddox at the UA Clinic for Adult Communication Disorders
    Thursday, September 7, 2017
    Our department is grateful for the establishment of the Timothy A Maddox Memorial Scholarship created by Tim's father, Bob, stepmother, Katie (Hirschboek), and brother, Jason. Our Clinic for Adult Communication Disorders was honored to serve Tim and help him improve his communication. After his recent unfortunate death, his family decided to create this scholarship in Tim's honor to support future speech-language pathology graduate students interested in working with adults. Read more details about this generous endowment here. Thank you, Bob, Katie, and Jason, for this incredibly generous gif... Read More
  • WINNER of the 2016 Editor's Award

    Tuesday, August 29, 2017
    Huge congratulations to Christina Meyers-Denman, PhD (alum 2015) and Elena Plante, PhD (UA faculty) for their article, "Dose Schedule and Enhanced Conversational Recast Treatment for Children With Specific Language Impairment,” being chosen as the WINNER of the 2016 Editor’s Award. An Editor’s Award is truly a high honor, with selection limited to "the most impactful works that meet the highest quality standards in research design and presentation." The award will be presented during the Researcher-Academic Town Meeting (RATM) at the 2017 ASHA Convention in Los Angeles, CA. It will also be me... Read More

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