On Monday, February 20, members of the University’s Student Occupational Therapy Association (SOTA) and National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) joined forces in the creation of busy blankets to donate to Saint Joseph Villa, a nursing facility, in Flourtown, Pa.
After taking linguistics elective while earning her undergraduate degree, Dr. Carrie Knight fell in love with the concept of language, and found the ability to analyze varying aspects of communication both rewarding and challenging. “All it took was one elective to influence my life’s work,” said Dr. Knight.
Brittany Huckin ‘17SLP presented her capstone project as a community service event for the Parent Advisory Network at the TM Pierce School in Philadelphia earlier this month, focusing on how to create a literacy- and language-rich environment at home.
A native of “The Big Apple”, former aspiring news anchor, Dr. Kyomi Gregory, shifted professional gears upon completing a bachelor’s degree in Communication Disorders at the State University of New York at New Paltz State College.