Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders
Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders News
The latest faculty, staff, and student news for the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders. For College news and upcoming events, visit the News & Events section.
M. Lee Pelton, president of Willamette University and a former dean at Colgate University and Dartmouth College, will assume office July 1, 2011.
Emerson Health Communication Associate Professor Tim Edgar’s social marketing course was spotlighted in the August 15 Boston Globe article and related video: “Need texting therapy?”
What do a Guggenheim fellow, a Kant philosopher, a former staff writer for the New York Times, the screenwriter for Gangs of New York, and a Frederick Douglass Doctoral Scholar have in common? They are all joining the Emerson faculty this fall.
A faculty member and a graduate student in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders were honored by the Decibels Foundation.
Vish Viswanath from the Harvard School of Public Health delivered the Emerson/Tufts Health Communication graduate program's 2010 Medical Messengers lecture April 5 at Emerson's Bill Bordy Theater.
Emerson's science faculty are rolling out new courses for the Fall 2010 semester, centered around Human Biology and Health and Environmental Science.
Grossman studies facial expression to aid people with autism
In her research, Communication Sciences and Disorders Assistant Professor Ruth Grossman wants to address some of the communication problems that children with autism face as they interact with others at home and school.