News and Events

2014 ASHA Convention Congratulations to the large number of Maryland students and recent alums who presented at ASHA, including alumnae Pei-Tzu Tsai, Catherine Eaton, Amanda... Read more
University of Maryland Autism Research Consortium Free childcare available for pre-registered attendees. RSVP at umarc@umd.edu or (301)405-8561. Representatives from the Menick-Friese Group at Merrill Lynch... Read more
Neuropsychologia 2014 Congratulations to Dr. Samira Anderson for her recent publication in Neuropsychologia, entitled "Partial maintenance of auditory-based cognitive training... Read more
NSSLHA is having another Yankee Candle Fundrasier this semester, and they could use everyones support! If you are interested in participating you must first... Read more
The development and malleability of executive control abilities Congratulations to both Nina Hsu and Jared Novick on their recent paper: Hsu, N. S., Novick, J. M., & Jaeggi, S. M. (2014). The development and... Read more
Nina Hsu, Post-Doc Congratulations to postdoctoral researcher Nina Hsu, who has recently been awarded a 3-year NRSA postdoctoral fellowship, entitled "Dynamic and... Read more
The National Student Speech- Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) held a successful Halloween bake sale on Thursday, October 30, 2014. Thanks to everyone who... Read more
The department of Hearing and Speech Sciences expresses its sincere condolences to the Resnick family on the recent passing of Dr. Dave Resnick.  Dr... Read more
Dr. Sandra Gordon-Salant Congratulations to Dr. Sandy Gordon-Salant, and former student Danielle Zion, for their new publication, “Recognition of time-compressed speech does not... Read more
Will Bologna, PhD Student in Hearing and Speech Sciences Congratulations to Will Bologna, who was recently awarded an ASHA New Century Scholars Doctoral Scholarship.  The ASHA Foundation awards $10,000... Read more
Professor Nan Bernstein Ratner, University of Maryland The International Fluency Association is a not-for-profit, international, interdisciplinary organization devoted to the understanding and management of fluency... Read more
Winter Term 2015 Registration Check out our Winter 2015 schedule of classes!  Registration began on October 28th.  Contact your advisor or visit the OES Winter Term site... Read more
LEAP Preschool Wishlist Interested in supporting our LEAP Preschool going forward? Click below for our "Wish List" -- a list of new toys and materials that could use some freshening... Read more
Halloween Bake Sale Please support the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) at our Halloween bake sale on Thursday, October 30, 2014 from 10:00 am - 4:30... Read more
Since early childhood, Goldstein, 24, has had a stutter. Despite his speech impediment, he spent a year in Israel teaching English, graduated with almost a 4.0... Read more
We are collecting:Hair care packaging such as shampoo bottles and caps, conditioner bottles and caps, hair gel tubes and caps, hair spray bottles and triggers... Read more
Congratulations to alumna Justine Dombroski, whose UMD undergraduate honors thesis has just been accepted for publication in the Journal of the Acoustical... Read more
Margaret Kahwaty has been selected to be among the 2014-2015 Merrill Presidential Scholars.  Click here for more information! http://www.ugst.umd.edu/... Read more
Journal of Child Language Congratulations to alumna Amelie Bail, whose HESP M.A. Thesis, "Look at the gato! Code-switching in speech to toddlers” has just been accepted... Read more
Allison Catalano Congratulations to Allison Catalano, whose poster for ASHA was scored in the top ten highest scoring posters out of all 280 undergraduate research poster... Read more
Amanda Eisner, UMD Undergraduate Alumna Congratulations to Amanda Eisner, whose poster for ASHA was scored in the top ten highest scoring posters out of all 280 undergraduate research poster... Read more
Dr. Yasmeen Faroqi-Shah, University of Maryland Hearing and Speech Sciences Department Dr. Faroqi-Shah, in collaboration with Dr. Bolger (Department of Human Development), Dr. Slevc (Department of Psychology) and Dr. Zeffiro (Neurometrica) have... Read more
Katie Lippit Congratulations to Katie Lippit, who has been selected to participate in ASHA’s PROmoting the next GENeration of Researchers (PROGENY) program for the... Read more
Maryland Speech-Language Hearing Association The MSHA Annual Convention will be held May 1, 2015 at the North Baltimore Plaza Hotel, Timonium, Maryland. We anticipate another exciting program of... Read more
Congratulations to Allison Catalano for her Meritorious Poster Submission recognition! Allison's poster submission, entitled "The Use of Prosody to Infer Discourse Status in Degraded Speech", received the "Meritorious Poster Submission"... Read more
Dr. Samira Anderson Dr. Anderson received a Hearing Health Foundation Emerging Research Grant for her project entitled:  “Neural adaptation in new hearing aid users.” ... Read more
Dr. Matt Goupell The title of his project is: "Age-induced decline in audition and cognition in people with and without cochlear implants". 
Concussion Drawing This proposal is to help fund a series of studies investigating the effect of sports-related concussion on children’s language skills, and to support... Read more
University of Maryland Logo   Margaret McCabe, Au.D., CCC-A Vivian Sisskin, M.S., CCC-SLP, BCS-F... Read more