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Office Hours Back on WebEx [FALL 2020]

Office hours are back on WebEx. Hopefully this works!! Email me if there are issues.M/W 11:00-12:00pm Tuesday 9:00-10:00am
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SPARK Series for Seniors 10/28 [FALL 2020]

The JMU CSD Department has started the SPARK Webinar Series for professional development. Join them on October 28th for a WebEx about end of life decision making. The original SPARK vision was for graduate students however undergraduates who are interested can also join!! The details can be found below. Sessions are geared toward professional development, topics of the field, and relevance to the pandemic!! Registration required! click here to register

Opportunity for Lab Work at UT Austin [FALL 2020]

Attention Seniors!! Below is a great opportunity that Dr. Depaolis has shared from the  University of Texas at Austin.*********The new Child Learning & Development Studies Lab at the University of Texas at Austin (PI: Maria Arredondo) is looking to hire a full-time lab manager starting ASAP. The lab investigates the neuro-cognitive and socio-cultural mechanisms supporting bilingual infants and children to acquire their languages, become proficient, and succeed academically. We use online platforms, as well as behavioral, eye-tracking, and functional near-infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS) methodologies. This position involves coordinating participant recruitment and data collection, experimental design, supervising undergraduate research assistance, and lab administration. For a full description of the position and to apply, please click on the following link:

Change in Office Hours (10/19-10/21) [FALL 2020]

Hey everyone! I'm having issues with my WebEx, so until I hear back from IT, my office hours will be on Zoom. Below are the links for this week but check the blog for updates to return to WebEx.Monday ID: 725 6051 9007
Passcode: 7sKyUATuesday ID: 717 5989 9746
Passcode: 7tB6NhWednesday ID: 733 9926 2671
Passcode: 5L9qMX

Virtual Coffee Date with a Grad Student [FALL 2020]

Below is a flyer for a virtual coffee date with Audiology Grad Students from JMU's chapter of  Student Academy of Audiology (SAA)! This is a great opportunity for students interested in audiology, as there is a lot of emphasis on SLP in classes. Email

Work Opportunity- OPA (10/1) [FALL 2020]

Apply to work for Orientation!! This will be a great opportunity to work for the university, share information about CSD with new students AND it will look great on graduate school applications :) Below is the link where all the details are posted. Applications for OPA will be available on Monday, October 5 - Monday, October 19, 2021, at 11:59 PM. Various other positions open throughout the year.

Grad School Sessions Next Week (9/28 & 10/1) [FALL 2020]

Don't forget that next week I am hosting the senior grad sessions on WebEx!  We will cover the basics for applications and have lots of time at the end for questions. Both sessions will be the same material so choose the time that best fits your schedule. It is an optional meeting, but you are welcome to come to both if more questions arise. One of the recordings will be posted on the blog. Monday September 28th at 12pm
Thursday October 1st at 9am