Tag: communication sciences and disorders

Golden Knight Spotlight: Maryellen Devic

Golden Knight Spotlight is a student-athlete profile series run by Alexander Lawrence ’18 in coordination with Golden Knights Athletics staff.  Maryellen Devic #8 Sport: Volleyball (Outside Hitter) Hometown: Orchard Park, NY Class Year: 2017 ­­­ Major: Communication, Sciences, and Disorders (CSD) Favorite study spot: Library 2nd floor Favorite food: Sushi One interesting fact about yourself: I never originally wanted to get…

Good to know: Saint Rose professor’s words help Ghana’s first communication sciences and disorders program take root

  Ghana, a growing nation of 25 million citizens, has just five speech-language therapists. That’s five therapists to screen people for speech and language disabilities connected to stroke, hearing loss, autism, intellectual disabilities and cleft palate. Now, the University of Ghana is launching a master’s program in speech-language pathology – that nation’s first – that will see the five therapists…