News & Events


The 33rd World Congress of Audiology – Bringing the World of Audiology Together
March 17, 2016The upcoming World Congress of Audiology (WCA2016) is a highly collaborative congress that will feature the latest innovations and research in hearing health care. It is the biennial meeting of the International Society of Audiology and is jointly hosted by the Canadian Academy of Audiology and Speech-Language and Audiology Canada. We look forward to welcoming […] Read More >

School Closure During Holidays
December 11, 2015Please note that the School and Administration Office will be closed Thursday, December 24, 2015 to Sunday, January 3, 2016. The Administration Office will reopen at 8:30am on Monday, January 4, 2016. Happy holidays to all! Read More >

Graduate Student Reception 2015
December 11, 2015Photos from the Graduate Student Reception on November 27, 2015. Congratulation SASS Class of 2015! Read More >

The Belcourt Brosseau Metis Awards
November 17, 2015The Belcourt Brosseau Metis Award is a monetary award given to Metis students from Alberta in undergraduate and some graduate programs to promote education in the Metis community. The grant is given based on involvement and contributions in and to the Metis community and on academic standing. Lareina Abbott was thrilled to be awarded $5000 […] Read More >

Arts Night by AUDI 540
November 4, 2015As a final celebration evening for their course, the students of AUDI 540 will be presenting another inspiring Arts Night. The focus is on the North, with traditional tales, music and tragic history in a set of woven vignettes. Date: Friday, November 6, 6-8pm (Doors open at 5:40pm) Location: Friedman Building Rm. 153 (Entrance is […] Read More >

New Clinical Faculty Affairs Representative
October 21, 2015Congratulations to Clinton Tsang, who has been appointed as the Clinical Faculty Affairs Representative for our School. Clinton Tsang is an alumni from our Speech-Language Pathology program and currently works as a Speech-Language Pathologist for Columbia Speech & Language Services. A special thanks to Clinton for devoting his time to this important role! Read More >

AV Upgrades
October 1, 2015Over the summer months we have had some major upgrades in our teaching spaces and student study areas. Our two main classrooms Rm 354 and 355 have had two new AV systems installed. These systems will improve the teaching and learning experience in a number of ways. The offer instructor’s the ability to demonstrate multiple […] Read More >

Attend the Fifth Annual Walk2Hear!
September 21, 2015The CHHA is sponsoring their fifth Walk2Hear event, taking place this Sunday, September 27 at Jericho Beach. This is a great opportunity to exercise and bond with your SASS-2015 Team, all while supporting a good cause. To register, please go to: http://tinyurl.com/p3jd2hz Read More >

Remembering André-Pierre Benguerel
August 28, 2015As you know André-Pierre Benguerel passed away recently. Some of his friends would like to dedicate a bench to him in Stanley Park, where he would often walk and take pictures. An ‘in memory fund’ has been set up to receive donations towards the cost of the bench. Donations are considered charitable donations and therefore […] Read More >

International Phonology Website Launch!
August 9, 2015        After months of work and collaboration with our students, phonologists and speech-language pathologists across over a dozen countries, our international phonology website spearheaded by Dr. Bernhardt and Dr. Stemberger has finally launched and you can view it here. A special thanks to all who contributed locally as actors and scriptwriters – […] Read More >