June 25, 2018 Camp Success, a free four-week intervention program over the summer for children to improve their reading and writing skills, will remain indefinitely at Baylor University each summer, thanks to a $1.6 million gift from the Waco Scottish Rite Charitable Foundation. The gift creates a permanent endowment for the camp, which is put on by Baylor’s department of communication sciences and disorders. “We could not be more thankful,” said Michaela Ritter, Ed.D., associate professor of communication sciences and disorders and associate dean for undergraduate studies and international experiences in Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences.
2U, Inc. (Nasdaq: TWOU), a global leader in digital education, and Baylor University announced an expansion of their partnership to deliver a new online master of science (MS) in communication sciences and disorders through the department of communication sciences and disorders in Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences at Baylor.
An annual program for children to improve their reading and writing skills will remain indefinitely at Baylor University each summer, thanks to a $1.6 million gift from the Waco Scottish Rite Charitable Foundation.
The Baylor Speech, Language and Hearing Clinic provides services that extend far beyond the Baylor campus. In this episode of Baylor Connections, Dr. Diane Loeb, Professor and Endowed Chair of Baylor’s Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD), explains how Baylor CSD clinics are a place where miracles happen daily.
We congratulate Dr. Carrie Drew on being awarded Senior Lecturer in the CSD Department at Baylor University! Dr. Drew started working at Baylor in 2001 as a part-time faculty member and joined the department as a full-time faculty member in 2013. Prior to coming to Baylor, Dr. Drew worked in outpatient rehabilitation and was the Chief of Audiology for several years at Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center.
We congratulate Dr. Paul Blanchet on being awarded tenure in the CSD Department at Baylor University! Dr. Blanchet joined the Baylor faulty in 2012. Prior to coming to Baylor, he held faculty appointments at the State University of New York at Fredonia (2005-2012) and Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (2002-2005). Dr. Blanchet is also a certified speech-language pathologist.
Dr. Lewis Lummer, a senior lecturer of deaf education and American Sign Language at Baylor, understands well the challenges that deaf students face — because he has lived it. Having himself overcome educational barriers due to being deaf, his desire to help others do the same has helped lead to a unique school for the deaf opening …
WACO, Texas (April 13, 2017) – Rodney G. Bowden, Ph.D., professor of health education and Brown Foundation Endowed Chair, has been appointed dean of Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences at Baylor University, as announced today by Executive Vice President and Provost L. Gregory Jones, Ph.D. Bowden’s appointment is effective immediately.
WACO, Texas (March 14, 2017) – Baylor University graduate programs in law, business, nursing and health disciplines, education, engineering, the sciences and social sciences and humanities were among those nationally ranked in the 2018 U.S. News Best Graduate Schools rankings, released today.
Two years ago, three anchor academic units – communication sciences and disorders (CSD), family and consumer sciences (FCS) and health, human performance and recreation (HHPR) – came together to form the Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences.