Communication Disorders

in the spotlight

Gabrielle Merchant, a graduate student in audiology, was recently featured in a video on the website LabTV. “I think the ultimate goal is really to help us better understand how and what goes into how people understand speech beyond just hearing,” she explains.

Karen Helfer, Professor of Communication Disorders, was recently elected as a Fellow in the Acoustical Society of America. She was elected based on her contributions to speech perception in aging.