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2018 Summer ASL Course
June 18 - August 12, 2018, 9:45-11:25 am

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News & Events

Department News

  • Department Offers Summer Sign Language Course

    The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is happy to announce CSD 424 – Sign Language I will be offered this summer from June 18 to August 12. This in-depth summer experience is led by …

  • Parkinson’s Research Tackles Speech, Swallowing Problems

    Michelle Ciucci, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, and her research efforts were recently featured by the College of Letters & Sciences and with Wisconsin State Journal. Her research program is dedicated to understanding how aging and neurodegenerative disease contribute …

  • Emily Berg Received American Academy of Audiology Research Award

    Congratulations to first year Au.D. student Emily Burg! Her poster won the prestigious James & Susan Jerger Award for Excellence in Student Research at The American Academy of Audiology conference!

  • CSD Students Receive Department Awards

    Congratulations to the following Communication Sciences and Disorders students on receiving Department awards: Julia Anderson Wagner Memorial Scholarship Fund – Emmy Jerome Go Big Red – Erin Miller Bernard Kwiatkowski Memorial Scholarship – Sarah Olson …

  • World Down Syndrome Day

    March 21 is World Down Syndrome Day! Celebrate the day by wearing wacky or mismatched socks to remind people that there is beauty and value in our differences. Read more about World Down Syndrome Day …

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Department Events

Jun 02

Day with the Experts: Cochlear Implants

June 2 @ 9:00 am - 12:15 pm
Jun 18

2018 Summer ASL Course

June 18 - August 12
Jul 30

2018 Dramatic Play Camp

July 30 @ 9:00 am - August 3 @ 11:30 am
Oct 12

2018 PROMPT Therapy Training

October 12 - October 14

Student Advising

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.

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.

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.