Advocacy in Action
Dr. Rachel Lee had the honor of advocating on Capitol Hill last week for our profession and the people we serve. She met with the offices of seven U.S. senators and representatives from Wisconsin and …May 18, 2023
CSD Students Engage in First Nations Cultural Landscape Tour
Our speech-language master’s students visited campus landmarks illuminating the university’s ongoing relationships with the contemporary First Nations of Wisconsin, including the Ho-Chunk Nation, on whose ancestral lands the university now sits. The First Nations Cultural …April 14, 2023
CSD Students Receive Department Scholarship Awards
Congratulations to all of the recipients of theses awards! Bernard Kwiatkowski Memorial Scholarship – Claire Terp Emma Allen Fellowship Award – Emily Hansen, Ted Lunga, Madeline Hale, Kiersten Steinke, Felicia Herlevi, Regan Bolt, Veronica Lane, …April 6, 2023
Thank you Charlie!
Thanks to Charlie Lenell for their professional seminar, Gender-Based Discrimination in CSD Programs and Research! Charlie discussed ways to support LGBTQ+ CSD faculty, students, clinicians, and clients. Learn more about Charlie’s talk: https://csd.wisc.edu/event/prosem-lecture-gender-based-discrimination-in-csd-programs-and-research/April 5, 2023
Bucky’s Race for Rehab 2023 – Run, Wheel, Walk!
Join members of the UW-Madison Doctor of Physical Therapy Department on Sunday, April 23, 2023, for the annual Bucky’s Race for Rehab! Donate or Register Online Bucky’s Race for Rehab is a traditional 5K run/walk …March 1, 2023
Courtney Seidel Receives WSHA Outstanding Service Award
Congratulations to Courtney Seidel, M.S., CCC-SLP! Courtney was awarded the 2023 Outstanding Service Award from the Wisconsin Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Association (WSHA). Courtney accepted this honor last night at the 2023 WSHA conference. We …February 27, 2023
Rhonda Kretschmer Receives University Staff Award
Congratulations to Rhonda Kretschmer on receiving a L&S University Staff Award! Each year, the Dean of the College of Letters & Science offers five awards recognizing outstanding performance, service, and/or contributions by L&S University Staff …February 22, 2023
Ruth Litovsky Featured in the Journal Acoustics Today
Professor Ruth Litovsky was recently featured in an article in the journal Acoustics Today. Learn more about her research and the work happening in the Binaural Hearing and Speech Lab.February 20, 2023
In Memoriam: David Yoder, Ph.D.
Dr. David Yoder led a long and distinguished career as a servant leader in multiple fields including communication sciences and disorders, augmentative and alternative communication, allied health, and literacy. From 1968-1986, he was affiliated with …February 20, 2023
Drs. Litovsky and Benítez-Barrera Highlighted in Waisman Center Article
Congratulations to Dr. Ruth Litovsky and Dr. Carlos Benítez-Barrera on being featured by the Waisman Center, in the article The Sound of the Waisman Center’s Work to Improve Cochlear Implants. The article describes their respective …February 10, 2023
Clinical Faculty at the ISHA Conference!
Clinical faculty, Kathryn Basco and Elizabeth Delsandro, recently presented at the Illinois Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ISHA) Convention in Chicago, IL. Their presentation was “POWERing Up Soft Skills Instruction in Graduate Level Clinical Education in Speech-Language Pathology”. …February 6, 2023