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Confections for a Cause Raises Over $1500 for Ovarian Cancer Research

Confections for a Cause is a huge bake sale with the goal of raising money for the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation. This year, we raised $1,540, which exceeded last year’s total of $1,409. Thank you for making this a huge success again this year!

Posted on 10/12/2016 3:13:18 PM

Buy Sweets for a Good Cause on Wednesday, September 21

Come to the sixth annual Confections for a Cause event on Wednesday, September 21, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on the second floor of Davis Hall, and raise funds to support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation.

Posted on 9/20/2016 1:24:03 PM

Sixth Annual Confections for a Cause Bake Sale

The Department of Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services will hold this event all day on Wednesday, September 21, 2016, to promote awareness of ovarian cancer and to raise funds to support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation.

Posted on 9/5/2016 10:00:20 AM

Price Publishes Book on Reading Aloud with Young Children

Lisa Hammett Price recently published a book titled "Revitalizing Read Alouds: Interactive Talk About Books with Young Children, PreK-2" through Teachers College Press. The book is co-authored with Barbara Bradley, associate professor at the University of Kansas. 

Posted on 6/30/2016 3:41:10 PM

Migyanka's Autism Work Highlighted on CNN.com

Joann Migyanka was recently interviewed by Kaiser Health News about her work to improve the emergency room experience for people with autism.

Posted on 5/6/2016 12:22:42 PM

Migyanka Receives Faculty Award for Teaching

Joann Migyanka, associate professor in the Department of Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services, has been awarded the IUP Senate Distinguished Faculty Award for Teaching for 2016. 

Posted on 5/6/2016 12:13:36 PM

Migyanka and Colleagues Publish about Acute Care for Individuals with Autism

Joann Migyanka, associate professor in the Department of Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services, and colleagues discuss the impact of an instrument that can be used to prepare emergency department staff for the care needs of individuals with autism spectrum disorders ahead of acute presentation. 

Posted on 4/22/2016 12:42:31 PM

Stein Elected Chairman of Pa. Board of Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

David Stein, faculty member and program director in the Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology program, was elected to be the chairman of the Pennsylvania Board of Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology.

Posted on 2/23/2016 4:17:11 PM

Hill and Domaracki Receive Grant to Evaluate Transition Planning for Students with Complex Special Needs

Annah Hill and Joseph Domaracki have been awarded a grant through the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services and the ARC of Pennsylvania which will allow them to evaluate the transition planning process for individuals with complex special needs.

Posted on 2/18/2016 3:06:14 PM

Spring 2016 Speech and Hearing Screenings for Education Majors

Education majors who need a speech and hearing screening can attend one of three walk-in sessions in the Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic.

Posted on 1/19/2016 4:37:33 PM

Wissinger Publishes on Student Responses to Readings About Historical Controversies

Daniel Wissinger, assistant professor in the Dept. of Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services, recently published an article with co-author Susan De La Paz in the Journal of Educational Psychology. 

Posted on 10/5/2015 11:32:15 AM

Confections for a Cause Raises More Than $1,400 for Ovarian Cancer Research

The fifth annual event surpassed previous years in the amount of money raised to support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation. The fundraiser is organized each year by the Department of Communication Disorders, Special Education and Disability Services.

Posted on 10/5/2015 10:03:16 AM

Monday, Sept. 21: Buy Sweets for a Good Cause

Come to the fifth annual Confections for a Cause event on Monday, September 21, to raise funds to support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation. It will take place on the second floor of Davis Hall.

Posted on 9/17/2015 8:42:45 PM

Confections for a Cause: Monday, September 21

The fifth annual Confections for a Cause event will take place on the second floor of Davis Hall between 10:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. All money raised will go to the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation to fund research.

Posted on 9/15/2015 5:17:14 PM

Confections for a Cause Fifth Annual Fund Raising Event for Ovarian Cancer Awareness

The Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Clinical Services Department at IUP will offer its fifth annual “Confections for a Cause” on Monday, September 21, on the second floor of IUP’s Davis Hall. The event raises funds for ovarian cancer education and research.

Posted on 9/15/2015 2:02:24 PM

Fall 2015 Speech and Hearing Screenings for Education Majors

Here are the dates and times for the fall 2015 Speech and Hearing Screenings for education majors (required for admission to Teacher Certification).

Posted on 9/8/2015 10:26:26 AM

Fifth Annual Confections for a Cause Fundraiser

The Department of Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services will hold its fifth annual Confections for a Cause event on Monday, September 21, to promote awareness of and raise funds to support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation.

Posted on 9/5/2015 4:18:55 PM

Stein Represents Commonwealth at National Council of State Boards

David Stein, vice chairman of the Pennsylvania Board of Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, updated the National Council on Pennsylvania’s new licensure act, as well as the new educational specialist certificate for school-based providers of speech and language services. 

Posted on 11/17/2014 3:34:05 PM

Laverick and Migyanka Publish Article on Artist Residencies for Pre-Student Teachers

DeAnna Laverick, Professional Studies in Education, and Joann Migyanka, Special Education and Clinical Services, co-authored “Artist Residencies and Field Experiences: Supporting Early Childhood Pre-Student Teachers' Knowledge and Pedagogy to Promote Arts-Based Learning.”

Posted on 11/17/2014 3:18:06 PM

Migyanka and Venkat Present on Patients with Autism at Perioperative Conference

Joann Migyanka, Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, and Dr. Arvind Venkat, West Penn Allegheny Health System, Allegheny Health Network, presented at the 2014 Perioperative Conference of the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association on September 27. 

Posted on 10/10/2014 9:40:49 PM

Migyanka First Higher Education Faculty Member Selected for Project MAX, Indiana Area School District

Project MAX, funded by a U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education Programs State Professional Development Grant, works to increase the capacity of Pennsylvania schools to provide all students, including those with complex instructional needs, maximum access to the general education curriculum and the Pennsylvania Core Standards.

Posted on 10/10/2014 9:29:49 PM

Wissinger, Kappel, and Baker Present on Hand-Held Technology for Preservice Teachers

Daniel Wissinger, Alexandria Kappel, and Janice Baker, faculty in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, presented at the 36th Annual Conference on Learning Disabilities, October 2-3, in Philadelphia. 

Posted on 10/10/2014 9:15:41 PM

Daugherty Represented College of Education and Educational Technology at IUP Homecoming

Jessica Daugherty, a disability services major in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, was elected to represent the students of COE-ET at IUP Homecoming, Saturday, October 11, 2014.

Posted on 10/10/2014 8:59:14 PM

Special Education Department Raises Record Amount for Ovarian Cancer Research

The fourth annual Confections for a Cause event raised a record amount of money—over $1,300 to support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation.

Posted on 9/26/2014 3:54:59 PM

Monday, Sept. 22: Buy Baked Goods at Confections For a Cause

Come to the fourth annual Confections for a Cause event! It will take place on the second floor of Davis Hall between 10:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Posted on 9/19/2014 12:02:47 PM

Confections for a Cause: Buy Baked Goods on Monday, September 22

The fourth annual Confections for a Cause event takes place on Monday. Fill a plate with baked goods and help us support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation.

Posted on 9/15/2014 9:26:10 AM

Confections for a Cause: Save the Date

The Special Education and Clinical Services Department will hold the fourth annual Confections for a Cause event to benefit Ovarian Cancer Awareness on Monday, September 22, 2014.

Posted on 8/29/2014 11:42:46 AM

Wissinger Publishes on Effects of Content Knowledge on High School Students’ Written Composition

Daniel Wissinger recently published “Effects of genre and content knowledge on historical thinking with academically diverse high school students” in the Journal of Experimental Education.

Posted on 5/6/2014 12:58:56 PM

Hill Receives Coppler Award as Disability Advocate

Annah Hill recently received the Ray Coppler Award honoring her exemplary contributions as an advocate for people with disabilities.

Posted on 10/31/2013 4:46:00 PM

Audiology Student Association will Present at Straight Scoop on Shale Conference

Members of the newly formed Audiology Student Association at IUP will present a poster at the  Straight Scoop on Shale conference on November 23, 2013, at the Heinz History Center in Pittsburgh.

Posted on 10/30/2013 8:57:10 PM

Migyanka, Glor-Scheib, Fratangeli Co-Author Publication on Autism Training for ER Personnel

Joann Migyanka, Susan Glor-Scheib, and Jeffrey Fratangeli are members of the IUP Western Regional Autism Services, Education, Resources, Training (ASERT) Collaborative.

Posted on 10/9/2013 10:49:04 AM

Special Education Department Raises More Than $1,000 for Ovarian Cancer Research

The third annual Confections for a Cause event raised over $1,000!

Posted on 9/29/2013 3:02:43 PM

Speech and Hearing Screenings for Education Majors, Fall 2013

There are three walk-in clinics scheduled during the Fall 2013 semester for students who need to have a speech, language, and hearing screening for admission to the teacher certification program.

Posted on 9/18/2013 11:19:24 AM

Confections for a Cause: Buy Baked Goods on September 16

Monday, September 16, is the third annual Confections for a Cause event. Come fill a plate full of baked goods and help us support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation! 

Posted on 9/13/2013 10:55:27 AM

Ovarian Cancer Fundraiser on Monday, September 16

The Special Education and Clinical Services Department will hold its third annual Confections for a Cause event on Monday, September 16, 2013, from 10:00–3:30 on the second floor of Davis Hall. Tons of baked goods for sale. Fill a plate for $5!

Posted on 9/12/2013 1:32:24 PM

Confections for a Cause: to Benefit Ovarian Cancer Research

The Special Education and Clinical Services Department will hold its third annual Confections for a Cause event on September 16, 2013, to promote awareness and to raise funds to support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation.

Posted on 9/6/2013 3:48:11 PM

Migyanka Releases Training Film on Autism for Emergency Responders

Joann Migyanka, associate professor in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, and her team have just released ACT for Autism: Assess, Communicate and Treat, the second in a series of training videos for hospital emergency department personnel.

Posted on 5/30/2013 1:52:05 PM

Price Presents on Read-Alouds in Early Childhood Classrooms

Lisa Hammett Price was invited to present at the International Reading Association Convention Research Institute entitled “Reading Research 2013: Next Steps in the Implementation of Common Standards.”

Posted on 5/23/2013 4:12:55 PM

Stein Receives Meritorious Service Award

David Stein, professor in the Speech-Language Pathology program in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, received the Meritorious Service Award from IUP’s chapter of APSCUF.

Posted on 5/23/2013 4:01:18 PM

Speech Pathology Student Morgan Receives Award at 2013 Graduate Scholars Forum

Dottie Morgan, a master's degree student in the Speech-Language Pathology Program, received third prize for College of Education and Educational Technology posters and presentations at the Graduate Scholars Forum on April 3.

Posted on 4/8/2013 1:32:33 PM

Klein Is Featured Presenter at Maryland Conference on Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students, March 22

Diane Klein, professor emeritus in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, was the featured presenter at “Language, Literacy and Technology: Links to Success for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students.”

Posted on 4/1/2013 11:24:57 AM

Klein Presents on Advocacy for Teachers of the Deaf and Educational Audiologists

Diane Klein, professor emeritus in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, presented a session at the Association of College Educators – Deaf and Hard of Hearing Conference in Santa Fe on February 21, 2013.

Posted on 3/13/2013 4:42:34 PM

Richburg Awarded Funds Through College Technology Initiative

Cynthia McCormick Richburg, Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology program, received an award through the Technology College Initiative to obtain equipment to perform auditory evoked potentials, otoacoustic emission testing, and sound-level readings.

Posted on 2/25/2013 2:46:56 PM

Glor-Scheib and Students Update Curriculum Teacher’s Guide

Susan Glor-Scheib, Special Education and Clinical Services, headed up a major revision of the activities sections in the Teacher’s Guide for the Life Centered Education Curriculum and Assessment System, published by the Council for Exceptional Children.

Posted on 2/21/2013 5:05:06 PM

Richburg Publishes Study on Readability of Questionnaires for Auditory Processing Disorders

Cynthia McCormick Richburg, associate professor in the Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology program, is co-author on an article published in the journal Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools.

Posted on 2/12/2013 1:57:52 PM

Presentations by Speech Pathology and Audiology Students and Faculty at National Convention

IUP faculty members from the Speech-Language Pathology program attended and presented at the 2012 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association national convention held in November in Atlanta, Georgia.

Posted on 2/9/2013 7:09:25 PM

Speech Pathology Student Group Raising Funds for Family Facing Lung Cancer

The mother of Anne Popovich, an alumnus of Special Education and Clinical Services, is fighting lung cancer. The IUP Chapter of the National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association will be selling flowers for Valentine’s Day this week to help raise funds for treatment.

Posted on 2/9/2013 6:51:17 PM

Speech and Hearing Screenings for Education Majors, Spring 2013

The IUP Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic has scheduled three walk-in clinics for students who need to have a speech, language, and hearing screening for admission to the teacher certification program.

Posted on 1/31/2013 4:12:24 PM

Hill Presents on Emergency Preparedness for Individuals Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Annah Hill, instructor in the Deaf Education program in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, presented at the Disability Awareness Workshop in Indiana, Pa., in September 2012.

Posted on 11/21/2012 12:14:21 PM

Richburg is Invited Speaker on Auditory Processing Disorders

Cynthia McCormick Richburg, associate professor in the Speech-Language Pathology program, was an invited speaker in October 2012 at the Oklahoma Speech-Language-Hearing Association annual conference in Oklahoma City, Okla.

Posted on 11/21/2012 11:43:49 AM

Special Education Department Raises $1,000 for Ovarian Cancer Research

The second annual Confections for a Cause event raised close to $1,000 to support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation.

Posted on 10/11/2012 1:39:48 PM

Richburg Publishes on Speed of Processing in Speakers Who Stutter

Cynthia McCormick Richburg, an audiologist on the faculty in Special Education and Clinical Services, has recently published a journal article on the speed of stimulus categorization in speakers who stutter.

Posted on 9/28/2012 6:28:02 PM

Knickelbein and Richburg Publish on Access to Educational Audiologist Services

Becky Knickelbein and Cynthia Richburg, Special Education and Clinical Services, have collaborated to study the extent to which special educators have access to the services of an educational audiologist and how they benefitted from such services.

Posted on 9/28/2012 6:10:33 PM

Ovarian Cancer Fundraiser on Monday, Sept. 17

Plan to come to the second annual Confections for a Cause event on Monday, September 17, 2012. The event will take place in the new Science Discovery and Learning Center behind Stouffer Hall from 10:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

Posted on 9/13/2012 1:38:05 PM

Speech-Language Pathology Program Earns Full Reaccreditation

The Speech-Language Pathology program has earned full reaccreditation from the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, a semi-autonomous arm of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

Posted on 9/11/2012 1:11:27 PM

Speech and Hearing Screenings for Education Majors

The IUP Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic provides three walk-in clinics during the Fall 2012 semester for students who need to have a speech, language, and hearing screening for admission to the teacher certification program.

Posted on 9/4/2012 4:42:41 PM

Confections for a Cause to Benefit Ovarian Cancer Research

The Special Education and Clinical Services Department will hold its second annual Confections for a Cause event on Monday, September 17, 2012, to promote awareness and to raise funds to support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation.

Posted on 8/28/2012 12:59:12 PM

Price Publishes Article on Preschool Teachers’ Read-Alouds

Lisa Hammett Price, Speech-Language Pathology program, recently published “A Comparison of Preschool Teachers’ Talk During Storybook and Information Book Read-Alouds” in the journal Early Childhood Research Quarterly.

Posted on 8/21/2012 10:49:12 AM

Confections for a Cause, September 17

The Special Education and Clinical Services Department will hold its second annual Confections for a Cause event to benefit ovarian cancer awareness in the new Science Discovery and Learning Center behind Stouffer Hall on Monday, September 17, 2012.

Posted on 8/16/2012 1:48:32 PM

Robertson Elected to American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Board of Directors

Shari Robertson, professor in the IUP Speech-Language Pathology program, has been elected to theposition of vice president for Academic Affairs in Speech-Language Pathology.

Posted on 6/27/2012 2:19:17 PM

Klein Invited to Conduct Deaf Education Workshops in Louisiana

Diane Klein, professor emeritus in the Department of Special Education, has been invited by the Louisiana State Department of Education to provide a weeklong series of workshops on literacy development for deaf/hard of hearing students June 4–8, 2012.

Posted on 5/2/2012 12:57:48 PM

Speech-Pathology and Audiology Faculty and Students Present at State Convention

IUP faculty and students from the speech-language pathology program attended and served in a variety of capacities at the Pennsylvania Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s (PSHA) annual convention in Lancaster, Pa.

Posted on 4/12/2012 4:00:07 PM

Brady Presents on Adult English-Language Learners at American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Annual Conference

Jill Brady, assistant professor in the the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, gave a presentation in November 2011 at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s annual conference in San Diego, Calif.

Posted on 12/20/2011 1:32:16 PM

Price Presents on Information Book Reading in Preschool Classrooms

Lisa Hammett Price, associate professor of Speech-Language Pathology in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, gave two presentations in December 2011 at the Literacy Research Association annual conference.

Posted on 12/15/2011 9:28:44 AM

Richburg Publishes Textbook on School-Based Audiology

Cynthia McCormick Richburg, an audiologist and associate professor in the Speech-Language Pathology program, recently published a textbook entitled School-Based Audiology.

Posted on 11/10/2011 4:11:12 PM

Faculty Search for Opening in Special Education

Search efforts have begun to find a new faculty member in the Education of Exceptional Persons (Special Education) program in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services.

Posted on 11/10/2011 11:56:54 AM

Special Education Department Raises Over $1,200 for Ovarian Cancer Research

The Special Education and Clinical Services Department helped raise money to support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation on September 19, 2011.

Posted on 9/29/2011 5:14:04 PM

Departments Collaborate to Support Clients with Disabilities

Faculty and students in Deaf Education and Speech-Language Pathology and in the Department of Health and Physical Education collaborate each year to support clients who attend the Special Needs Activity Program at IUP.

Posted on 9/22/2011 11:17:12 AM

Klein Publishes Textbook on Spoken Communication for Students Who are Deaf

Diane Klein, professor emeritus in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, recently published the second edition of her textbook on spoken communication in students who are deaf or hard-of-hearing.

Posted on 9/20/2011 2:38:18 PM

Richburg and Knickelbein Publish on Benefits of Educational Audiologists in Schools

Cynthia M. Richburg and Becky Knickelbein have collaborated to study the extent to which school-based speech-language pathologists have access to the services of an educational audiologist.

Posted on 9/15/2011 4:07:22 PM

Fall 2011 Speech and Hearing Screenings for Education Majors

All Education majors are required to have a Speech and Hearing screening for admission to Teacher Certification.

Posted on 8/25/2011 10:50:49 AM

Speech Pathology Faculty and Students Present at State Convention

Faculty and students from the Speech Language Pathology program were well-represented at the 2011 Pennsylvania Speech-Language-Hearing Association convention in Pittsburgh.

Posted on 5/5/2011 4:53:18 PM

Stein Receives Highest Honor from State Association

David Stein, professor and program director of the Speech-Language Pathology program, received the highest award possible from the Pennsylvania Speech-Language-Hearing Association at its annual conference in April 2011.

Posted on 5/5/2011 4:46:21 PM

Sitosky Family Sends Thanks for Support

The Department of Special Education and Clinical Services shares a note of thanks to the IUP community from the family of a student who was seriously injured in a car accident in late November 2010.

Posted on 3/18/2011 10:53:23 AM

Spring 2011 Speech and Hearing Screenings for Education Majors

All Education majors are required to have a Speech and Hearing screening for admission to Teacher Certification.

Posted on 1/19/2011 3:45:14 PM

Speech Pathology and Audiology Faculty and Students Present at National Convention

IUP faculty members and students from the Speech-Language Pathology program attended and presented at the 2010 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association national convention, held in November in Philadelphia.

Posted on 12/17/2010 11:01:05 AM

Donations for Injured Speech-Pathology Graduate Student

The Department of Special Education and Clinical Services is accepting monetary or gift card donations for Jenna Sitosky, a first-year Speech Pathology M.S. student, who was very seriously injured when she was broadsided in a car accident in Clymer on November 24.

Posted on 12/7/2010 3:46:04 PM

Robertsons’ Interview on Western Pennsylvania Dialect Research Available through Podcast

Listen to the KDKA-AM 1020 Morning Show podcast featuring Dr. Shari Robertson, professor of speech-language pathology, and Brianna Robertson, a graduate of the Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology program, who discussed their research on the Western Pennsylvania dialect.

Posted on 11/4/2010 9:35:00 AM

IUP Faculty Help Plan 2010 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention

IUP faculty members in the Speech-Language Pathology program had important roles in planning the 2010 annual convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, which will be held in Philadelphia in November 2010.

Posted on 11/3/2010 3:34:03 PM

Robertson Presents on Language and Literacy at Louisiana Conference

Shari Robertson, professor of speech-language pathology, gave two presentations in October 2010 at the annual conference of the Speech Pathologists and Audiologists in Louisiana Schools.

Posted on 11/3/2010 2:31:27 PM

SignIn’ Group Performs for Halloween Fair

The IUP sign language performing group SignIn’ performed Sunday, October 24, 2010, at the Halloween Fair put on by the Council for Exceptional Children in the Hadley Union Building.

Posted on 10/26/2010 4:16:38 PM

Robertsons to Discuss Western Pennsylvania Dialect Research on Radio

Dr. Shari Robertson, dean’s associate in the School of Graduate Studies and Research and professor of speech-language pathology, and Brianna Robertson, a graduate of IUP’s Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology program, will be featured on KDKA-AM radio (AM 1020) Tuesday, October 26, 2010, at 8:30 a.m.

Posted on 10/25/2010 11:39:28 AM

Faculty Search for Education of Exceptional Persons Program

Search efforts have begun to find a new faculty member in the Education of Exceptional Persons (Special Education) program in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services.

Posted on 10/18/2010 4:05:12 PM

Richburg and Price Featured in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Magazine

Cynthia McCormick Richburg and Lisa Hammett Price, Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, are featured in the current issue of Advance for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology.

Posted on 10/15/2010 8:41:57 AM

Robertson Presents on Using Children’s Literature to Meet Language Goals

Shari Robertson, professor of speech-language pathology in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services and dean’s associate in the School of Graduate Studies and Research, presented at the 2010 Pennsylvania Speech-Language-Hearing Association convention.

Posted on 5/10/2010 8:47:00 AM

Price and Richburg Present on Auditory Processing Disorders

Lisa Hammett Price and Cynthia McCormick Richburg, both associate professors in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, provided a short course at the Pennsylvania Speech-Language-Hearing Association 2010 convention in State College.

Posted on 5/7/2010 10:35:29 AM

Spring Concert by SignIn’, IUP’s Sign Language Performance Group

SignIn’, IUP’s sign language performing group, presents “Signing with the Stars,” an interpretation of music in sign language, in the Zink Hall Dance Studio on April 17 and 18, 2010.

Posted on 4/15/2010 2:56:54 PM

Deaf Education Program Receives Reaccreditation

The Deaf Education Program in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services recently received its five-year reaccreditation from the Council on Education of the Deaf.

Posted on 3/22/2010 2:21:02 PM

Klein, Hill, and Students Lead Panel on Pursuing Doctoral Degrees

Diane Klein, Annah Hill, and two students led a panel discussion at the Association of College Educators–Deaf and Hard of Hearing Conference in Lexington, Kentucky, in February 2010.

Posted on 3/18/2010 4:54:26 PM

Stein Joins Pa. State Board of Examiners in Speech, Language, and Hearing

On February 19, 2010, David Stein, professor and director of the Speech-Language Pathology program, was sworn in as a member of the Pennsylvania Board of Examiners in Speech, Language, and Hearing (the state license board).

Posted on 3/18/2010 2:32:05 PM

Future Educators of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students Raise Funds for Schools

The Future Educators of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students recently held a fundraisers to support several schools for students who are deaf and hard-of-hearing.

Posted on 3/15/2010 2:22:43 PM

Klein Reelected to Leadership in Association of College Educators of Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Dr. Diane Klein, professor in the Education of Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Persons Program, was re-elected for a two-year term as editor and historian of the Association of College Educators-Deaf and Hard of Hearing.

Posted on 3/15/2010 2:11:15 PM

Faculty Search for Education of Exceptional Persons (Special Education) Program

Search efforts have begun to find a new faculty member in the Education of Exceptional Persons (Special Education) Program in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services.

Posted on 3/15/2010 12:34:57 PM

Faculty Search for Deaf Education Program

Search efforts have begun to find a new faculty member in the Education of Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Persons Program in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services.

Posted on 2/15/2010 3:09:03 PM

Spring 2010 Speech and Hearing Screenings for Education Majors

All Education majors are required to have a Speech and Hearing Screening for admission to Teacher Certification. During the Spring 2010 semester, students can come to Davis Hall, Room 263, during scheduled walk-in clinics to complete this screening.

Posted on 2/12/2010 1:44:36 PM

Stein to Rotate Off Pa. State License Board of Examiners in Speech, Language, and Hearing

Karen Goltz Stein, an assistant professor of speech-language pathology and the director of the Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic, is completing her sixth year as a member of the Pennsylvania State License Board of Examiners in Speech, Language and Hearing.

Posted on 1/25/2010 4:10:03 PM

Price Presents Research on Preschool Teacher's Talk During Book Sharing

Lisa Hammett Price, associate professor of Speech-Language Pathology in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, recently presented at the National Reading Conference.

Posted on 12/15/2009 2:21:29 PM

Brady Presents on Syntactic Priming at American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention

Jill Brady, assistant professor of Speech-Language Pathology in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, presented her research at the 2009 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention in New Orleans, La.

Posted on 12/15/2009 2:07:22 PM

Graduate Students Present on Voice and Swallowing Symptoms in Patients with Thyroid Disease

Seana Hollingsworth and Jill Schager, graduate students in Speech-Language Pathology, recently presented at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s annual conference in New Orleans, La.

Posted on 12/15/2009 12:25:09 PM

Robertson Presents on School-Based Practice at Speech-Language-Hearing Convention

Shari Robertson, a professor of speech-language pathology in the Special Education and Clinical Services Department, recently presented three talks at the 2009 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention in New Orleans, La.

Posted on 12/15/2009 12:09:03 PM

Stein Finishes Term on National Council of State Boards of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

Karen Stein will finish her term on the National Council of State Boards of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, having served as president for part of her four-year tenure.

Posted on 11/12/2009 3:42:50 PM

Speech, Language, Hearing Clinic Celebrates Forty Years of Service

The IUP Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic will commemorate forty years of service to the university and the community this Fall.

Posted on 11/11/2009 10:58:48 AM

Robertson Selected as Associate Editor for Language, Speech, and Hearing Journal

Shari Robertson, a professor of speech-language pathology in the Special Education and Clinical Services Department, was selected to act as an associate editor for the journal Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools.

Posted on 11/10/2009 10:03:09 PM

Robertson Speaks on Building Language and Literacy at Cray Institute

Shari Robertson, a professor of speech-language pathology in the Special Education and Clinical Services Department, was invited to speak at the Cray Academy Summer Institute in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, in July 2009.

Posted on 11/10/2009 9:35:35 PM

Hearing Evaluations at the Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic

Have folks been complaining that you don’t hear them? Have you been saying “Huh?” too much lately? If so, schedule an appointment for a hearing evaluation at the IUP Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic.

Posted on 11/3/2009 1:48:35 PM

Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic Celebrates Forty Years of Service

The Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic will celebrate its fortieth anniversary with a two-day event and workshops on November 13 and 14, 2009.

Posted on 11/2/2009 4:18:33 PM

Robertson Speaks on Children’s Literature at ASHA Schools Conference

Shari Robertson, a professor in the Special Education and Clinical Services department, was invited among other prestigious professionals to speak at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Schools Conference in July 2009.

Posted on 10/29/2009 9:13:54 PM

Robertson Presented at Manitoba Speech-Language-Hearing Association Conference

Shari Robertson, professor of speech-language pathology in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, was an invited speaker at the Manitoba Speech-Language Hearing Association in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Posted on 10/28/2009 5:41:34 PM

Future Educators of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students Participate in Make a Difference Day

On October 12, 2009, the Future Educators of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students (FEDHHS) club participated in their first annual Make A Difference Day Language and Literacy activity.

Posted on 10/28/2009 2:32:36 PM

Richburg Appointed to Task Force by American Academy of Audiology

Cynthia McCormick Richburg, associate professor of audiology in the Department of Special Education, has been appointed to the American Academy of Audiology’s Auditory Integration Therapy (AIT) Task Force.

Posted on 9/24/2009 5:04:22 PM

Stein Moves into Role of Past President of State Association

David Stein, professor of speech-language pathology in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, has transitioned into the role of past president of the Pennsylvania Speech-Language-Hearing Association (PSHA).

Posted on 9/24/2009 4:55:29 PM

Speech-Language Students Receive IUP’s Chacivity Award

Meghan McQuaide and Erin Keller, both current graduate students in the Speech-Language Pathology program, were awarded IUP’s Chacivity Award last year.

Posted on 9/8/2009 5:30:39 PM

Hollingsworth Awarded Scholarships for Graduate Study

Seana Hollingsworth, a second-year graduate student in the Speech-Language Pathology program, was awarded several scholarships in the last year.

Posted on 9/8/2009 5:22:59 PM

Stein and Student Present on Cutting-Edge Neurorehabilitation Techniques

David Stein, professor in the Dept. of Special Education’s Speech-Language Pathology program, and Erin Keller, a graduate student in Speech-Language Pathology, recently copresented at Latrobe Hospital’s Excela Health Neuroscience Center.

Posted on 9/8/2009 5:06:46 PM

Fall 2009 Speech and Hearing Screenings for Education Majors

All Education majors are required to have a Speech and Hearing Screening for admission to Teacher Certification. During the Fall 2009 semester, students can come to Davis Hall, Room 263, on these dates to complete this screening.

Posted on 9/7/2009 5:03:26 PM

Richburg Publishes Article on Use of an Electrotactile Vestibular Substitution System

Cynthia McCormick Richburg, associate professor of audiology in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, published an article in the Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy on the use of an electrotactile vestibular substitution system to facilitate balance and gait of an individual with bilateral vestibular hypofunction and bilateral transtibial amputation.

Posted on 9/7/2009 4:57:46 PM

Klein Appointed to State Advisory Committee for Deaf Education

Dee Klein, professor in the Department of Special Education’s Deaf Education program, has been appointed to a state-level advisory committee for Deaf Education.

Posted on 9/1/2009 6:00:54 PM

Klein Invited to Teach in University of New Orleans Deaf Education Program

Dee Klein, professor in the Department of Special Education’s Deaf Education program, was invited to teach a course and provide a Praxis preparation session in summer 2009 at the University of New Orleans for their Deaf Education program.

Posted on 9/1/2009 5:59:09 PM

Richburg Named Editor for Journal of Educational Audiology

Cynthia McCormick Richburg, associate professor of audiology in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, has been named editor of the Journal of Educational Audiology for the 2009–2011 term.

Posted on 8/26/2009 11:32:22 AM

Price Publishes Article on Talking During Book Sharing Between Parents and Preschool Children

Lisa Hammett Price, an associate professor of speech-language pathology in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, recently published an article in Reading Research Quarterly, a publication of the International Reading Association.

Posted on 8/12/2009 3:31:55 PM

Brady Publishes Dissertation on Predicted Verb Subcategorization

Dr. Jill Brady, assistant professor in the speech-language pathology program in the Department of Special Education, published a book titled Inter-sentential Influences on Predicted Verb Subcategorization.

Posted on 8/12/2009 3:07:13 PM

Speech and Hearing Screenings Spring 2008

Upcoming clinics for Education majors

Posted on 3/3/2008 2:25:04 PM

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