Ohio University

Meet with others to discuss topics related to communication sciences and disorders.

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Undergraduate Research Club (URC)

 Organization Description:

The Undergraduate Research Club (URC) is for those interested in discussion of research in the field of communication sciences and disorders. Members of this club meet regularly and discuss various research and field-related topics.

 

Mission Statement:

The Communication Sciences and Disorders Undergraduate Research Club (URC) is committed to engaging and mentoring CSD undergraduate students in the research aspects of the fields of speech-language pathology and audiology. Through research presentations, discussions, and hands-on activities, there is a commitment to provide a positive and enjoyable learning environment in which students are provided with opportunities to learn about the research literature, the research process, and research critique. URC is dedicated to the development of individual student interests in research. URC facilitates future clinicians to be effective research consumers for evidence-based practice. Finally, URC encourages and guides students to consider research careers in speech-language pathology or audiology.

 

 

Why you should join:

· Make your undergraduate experience distinctive.

· Meet CSD students and make new friends.

· Learn about research in CSD.

· Explore YOUR interests in the field.

· Better prepare yourself for graduate school & future career.

· Opportunities available for leadership positions.

· Enjoy stress-free meetings and discussions with fellow students and facilitators.

· Contribute to ongoing club developments.

· Have fun!

See the “About URC/How to join” page to learn more!

 

Membership

All members must be students of Ohio University and major or minor in Communication Sciences & Disorders. You should also be committed to attend all meetings held throughout the semester. Membership dues of $5 are required each semester (or $10 for the academic year if paid at one time). See the “Membership” page for more details.

W240 Grover Center

Ohio University

Athens, OH 45701

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Undergraduate Research Club (URC)

 

Fall 2012 Meetings:

 

Time: 6:30-7:30 pm

Location: Grover W 119

Dates:

Wednesday, Sept 12

Wednesday, Oct 3

Wednesday, Oct 24

Wednesday, Nov 14

Membership Dues: Please bring membership dues ($5 for the semester) if you have not already paid your dues.

32-Point Star: We want YOUR suggestions!

Have an idea for a meeting topic?

Please e-mail us and let us know!
Email Mercedes at me370712@ohio.edu
Rounded Rectangle: Some topics we’ve discussed  already:
Current trends in AAC (Beth Oomman)
Examining working memory and its mechanisms in children (Beula Magimairaj)