Say hello to our 2017 CSD Cohort!

On August 17, 2017, the Communications Sciences and Disorders program held new student orientation to welcome 32 new graduate students to GSU!

With the help of program faculty, staff and current students, the incoming cohort spent the day familiarizing themselves with each other and the academic expectations for the master’s program.

Following orientation, a student… more »

Good Morning, Aphasia!

Posted On May 5, 2017
Categories CSD News, News Tags

The College of Education & Human Development at Georgia State University hosted “Good Morning, Aphasia” on May 5, 2017.

The event brought people living with aphasia, their families and their friends together to learn more about brain recovery, coping and exercise after stroke.  A “My Story” time gave people with aphasia an opportunity to share… more »

O’Rourke’s Retirement Reception

Posted On December 2, 2016
Categories CSD News, News Tags

A retirement reception held for Dr. Colleen O’Rourke brought out all sorts of folks. Alumni, students, faculty and staff paid tribute to her 27 years of service.

O’Rourke is an audiologist in the Communication Sciences and Disorders program. She’s also an associate professor.

This wonderful event honored O’Rourke’s dedicated career at Georgia State University. She… more »

Meritorious award for CSD faculty

The Meritorious Poster Submission Recognition award went to Drs. Debra Schober-Peterson and Colleen O’Rourke. They garnered the award at the recent American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention.

The Convention Program Committee judge submissions. They give the award to what they consider exceptional work. More than 2500 accepted submissions vied for the award. Schober-Peterson and O’Rourke took highest… more »