News & Events

Interested in studying Audiology or Speech-Language Pathology?
Stop by and see us on February 25th at the UBC Spring Career Fair! Read More >

In memoriam: Patrick Byrne
It is with much sadness and shock that I recently received news of Patrick Byrne’s illness and passing away. Patrick was an M.Sc. student in the School from 2003-2005. He will be remembered for his love of language, people, and bringing his wealth of experience, creativity, compassion, and wisdom to the School’s learning environment, and […] Read More >

Interested in Participating in the Children’s Speech Development Research Project?
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2019/2020 SAC Scholarships: Congratulations to the Recipients!
Congratulations Lindy Bailey, Sidney Eaden, and Marie Shuman! Read More >

This Holiday Season, Please Support the Legacy of Professor Judith R. Johnston
The holidays are a great time to share joy and gratitude with and for the people in our lives. We are grateful for the life, teaching and research of our friend Judith Johnston, a former Director and faculty member of the School of Audiology and Speech Sciences at UBC. Throughout her career, Judith’s brilliant intellect […] Read More >

Congratulations Class of 2019!
Congratulations to all the School of Audiology & Speech Sciences students who graduated last week! Read More >

You are invited to attend Stephanie Strahm’s Master’s thesis defense!
Come and attend Stephanie Strahm’s Master’s thesis defense on Thursday 21 November at 9:30am in Friedman Room 355. Title: "The Maturation of the Acoustic Change Complex in Response to Iterated Ripple Noise in Normal-Hearing Toddlers". Read More >

Lunchtime Colloquium with Márton Sóskuthy on Wednesday 13 November
We are pleased to announce Dr Márton Sóskuthy as our next presenter for the School’s 50th anniversary colloquium series. He will present during the lunch hour on Wednesday 13 November. Dr Márton Sóskuthy joined UBC Linguistics in August 2018 as an assistant professor in phonetics and cognitive systems. He completed his PhD in 2013 at […] Read More >

Congratulations Shelagh Davies for receiving a 2019-2020 UBC Alumni Builder Award
SASS alumna and clinical faculty member Shelagh Davies, MSc'75, was presented with a 2019-20 Alumni Builder Award for her outstanding service, dedication, and contributions to SLP education, the university, and the alumni community. Read More >

Lunchtime Colloquium with Patricia Hart Blundon on Wednesday 23 October
Come attend the School's next 50th anniversary colloquium at 12:30pm on Wednesday 23 October with a talk by Patricia Hart Blundon, who recently defended her PhD in Interdisciplinary Studies at the University of Victoria. The title of the talk is: "Grammatical Features of First Nations School-aged Children: Valuing Linguistic Diversity". Read More >