News

14 Feb 2018    By Kelcey Buck

Spring schedule for SECD brown bag sessions set

The Department of Special Education and Communication Disorders is set to host four brown bag sessions at the Barkley Memorial Center during the spring semester, beginning Friday, February 23. The brown bags are intended primarily to allow graduate students to present and respond to research topics, while receiving feedback from those in attendance. 

The brown bag sessions for this semester are listed below. All presentations are scheduled to be held from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in room 321 of the Barkley Memorial Center. 

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13 Feb 2018    By Kelcey Buck

25 SECD students to participate in NSLHA Student and Legislative Advocacy Day Feb. 14

Ten students in the Au.D. program and 15 students in the speech-language pathology master’s program will take part in the Student and Legislative Advocacy Day sponsored by the Nebraska Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NSLHA) Feb. 14.

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09 Feb 2018    By Kelcey Buck

Four from SECD receive Parents' Recognition Awards

Four individuals from the Department of Special Education and Communication Disorders were among the 228 University of Nebraska-Lincoln employees who received 2017-18 Parents’ Recognition Awards for providing support to students.

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06 Feb 2018    By Kelcey Buck

Three SECD faculty to present at Council for Exceptional Children Convention

Three faculty from the Department of Special Education and Communication Disorders will lead sessions at the 2018 Council for Exceptional Children Convention and Expo Wednesday-Saturday, February 7-10, in Tampa, Florida.

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Buffett Early Childhood Institute

05 Feb 2018    

Buffett Institute seeking fellowship applicants

The Buffett Early Childhood Institute at the University of Nebraska is accepting applications from advanced doctoral students within the university system for 1-year fellowships worth up to $25,000. 

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Anthony Ianni

18 Jan 2018    By Kelcey Buck

Anti-bullying speaker to visit East Campus March 7

Anthony Ianni, an anti-bullying motivational speaker, will visit the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s East Campus to share his story of living with Autism and his message to “Live Your Dream.” Ianni’s presentation is scheduled for 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 7, at the Nebraska East Union.

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Karen Hux

09 Jan 2018    By Kelcey Buck

Professor Karen Hux retires from SECD after 27 years

As Karen Hux was finishing up her doctoral program, she saw a job announcement for a faculty position at Nebraska that specifically mentioned traumatic brain injury, neurology and aphasia. She knew she had to apply since those were her areas of interest, but she had no intention of ever living in Lincoln, Nebraska. That was 1989.

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HealthyU

03 Jan 2018    By Kelcey Buck

ACFW collaborating to build better futures: Developing HealthyU

A group of University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers at the Academy for Child and Family Well Being (ACFW) are collaborating with a select team of multidisciplinary professionals from Oregon, Alabama, University of South Florida and Lincoln Public Schools to create a web-based health literacy curriculum to help transition-age adolescents navigate the health care system. 

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13 Dec 2017    

December 2017 commencement: Marisa, Megan, Olga & Allison

Marisa Esch, Megan Gappa, Olga Mwenentanda and Allison Phillips will each graduate with bachelor's degrees during the University of Nebraska-Lincoln commencement ceremony Dec. 16, 2017.

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13 Dec 2017    

December 2017 commencement: Laura Baumgartner, Lindsey Flori & Hannah Manley

Laura Baumgartner, Lindsey Flori and Hannah Manley will each graduate with master's degrees in special education during the University of Nebraska-Lincoln commencement ceremony Dec. 15, 2017.

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