Speech–Language–Hearing Sciences: Student Honors, Awards, Publications, and Other Activities

Sarita Austin (Speech–Language–Hearing Sciences) received a research grant from the Autism Science Foundation and was the recipient of numerous accolades, including the CUNY Graduate Center Dean K. Harrison Award, the Hannah and Moe Bergman Scholarship Fund Award for Student Conference Travel, and the International Society for Autism Research Annual Meeting Travel Award. In 2010, she was invited to speak at a joint conference hosted by the Autism Institute and the Special Education and Reading Department of Southern Connecticut State University. Her presentation was titled “Assessing Social Skills in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.” (posted 9-2011)

Marissa Barrera (Speech–Language–Hearing Sciences) was named the Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation Fellow in 2010. This recognition was awarded by the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC).  (posted 9-2011)

Zoltan Boka (Speech–Language–Hearing Sciences) “Pragmatic and Associative Word Learning by Young Children” forthcoming in Linguistics Journal.  (posted 9-2011)

Amy Vogel (Speech–Language–Hearing Sciences) presented “Age-Related Naming Performance and a Consideration of Word Frequency Changes Over Time” at the 2011 annual meeting of the New York State Speech–Language–Hearing Association, Saratoga Springs, N.Y. She also presented at this year’s annual meeting of the Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate in New York.  (posted 9-2011)

Jungmee Yoon (Speech–Language–Hearing Sciences) was awarded a New York State Speech–Language–Hearing Association (NYSSLHA) scholarship at the association’s 51st annual convention. The NYSSLHA has served as the trade association for the state’s speech-language pathologists and audiologists for more than fifty years.  (posted 9-2011)

Submitted on: SEP 23, 2011

Category: Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences, Students Honors, Awards, and Publications