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Day of the Badger
Day of the Badger is an 1848-minute experience starting Monday, April 8, at 5 pm CT and finishes on Tuesday, April 9, at midnight.

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Department News

  • CSD Takes Part in UW-Madison Science Expeditions

    Hundreds of children visited our audiology and speech-language exploration stations during last Saturday’s UW-Madison Science Expeditions! Kids of all ages got hands-on experiences with the three main components of speech: the brain, the respiratory system, …

  • Day of the Badger – Thank you!!

    Thank you! Thank you to all who supported Communication Sciences and Disorders on the Day of the Badger! We raised $2,396 for our department through your gifts and matching funds. If you missed the #DayoftheBadger, …

  • Lauren Dillard Receives UW-Madison Population Health Sciences Award

    Congratulations to Ph.D. student Lauren Dillard! Her poster won the Catherine Allen Memorial Outstanding Student Poster Award at the 2019 Department of Population Health Sciences Welcome Day Poster Session in March.  

  • Emerita Professor Robin Chapman Featured at Poetry Reading

    Emerita professor Robin Chapman will read from her tenth book of poetry, The Only Home We Know (Tebot Bach, Publishers,  March 2019) at A Room of One’s Own, 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, with Wisconsin’s short-story …

  • Alyson Eith, M.S., CCC-SLP, Featured by Local Media

    Alyson Eith, M.S., CCC-SLP, was featured in the McFarland Thistle newspaper. She recently received the Wisconsin Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Association (WSHA) Speech-Language Pathologist of the Year award. Congratulations Alyson on this recognition. Read the …

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Department Events

Fri 26

Hearing and Donuts (Brain and Bagels) Seminar

April 26 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
May 03
May 06

Prosem Lecture: CANCELLED

May 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Student Advising

Thu 25

Undergraduate Advising – General Session

April 25 @ 3:15 pm - 4:00 pm
Mon 29

Undergraduate Advising – General Session

April 29 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
May 02

Undergraduate Advising – General Session

May 2 @ 3:15 pm - 4:00 pm
May 06

Undergraduate Advising – General Session

May 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Featured Initiatives

Audiology Takes on Rural Noise

UWSHC audiologists and Au.D. students travel to rural Wisconsin each summer for a unique goal: to prevent hearing loss at the Tomah Truck and Tractor Pull. Tractor pulls are motorsports with powerful, modified engines, and they are LOUD!

Reach Dane

The UWSHC provides the hearing and middle ear screenings for over 1,000 children who attend Reach Dane each year. The clinic also provides speech and language screenings for children whose teachers have identified speech or language concerns.

Dane County Head Start participant receives a hearing screening from one of the graduate student clinicians.

WISHES Program

The Wisconsin Infant and Children’s Statewide Hearing program provides hearing instruments for a six month period to newly identified deaf and hard of hearing children who are not Medicaid eligible and don't have other hearing aid insurance coverage.

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We Welcome Everyone

We support the equal treatment of all people. No individual shall be discriminated against based upon race or ethnicity, nationality, religion, age, sex, gender identity, ability, or sexual orientation.