Welcome to the Fall 2019 semester, Lurie College!

On behalf of the SJSU Lurie College of Education, Dean Heather Lattimer and Associate Dean Marcos Pizarro would like to welcome its new and returning students to the fall 2019 semester and make them aware of some upcoming events and opportunities!

  • Visit http://sjsu.edu/education/financial-aid to learn more about student research grant opportunities!
  • Visit http://sjsu.edu/education/dine-dean to enter your name for a chance to join Dean Heather Lattimer, a special guest, and a group of students for great conversation and a complimentary meal each month!
  • Join Lurie College friends, students, faculty, and staff for food, games, prizes, helpful information, and more on Wed., Sep. 18, in the Sweeney Hall courtyard!
  • Utilize the Student Success Center in Sweeney Hall 106 and the Study and Collaboration Room in Sweeney Hall 446 – they provide advising, study space, helpful workshops, and more!
  • Connect with Lurie College at https://linktr.ee/sjsulurie to receive more news about academic and student life!

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Lurie College Students and Faculty Present at International Conference

Congratulations to Communicative Disorders and Sciences graduate students Ashlyn Tadokoro, Jessica Brym, and Tiffany Park, and faculty Nidhi Mahendra, who recently presented their research and findings from the Spartan Aphasia Research Clinic at the 31st World Congress of the International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics in Taipei, Taiwan!

SJSU Lurie College Communicative Disorders and Sciences students Ashlyn Tadokoro, Jessica Brym, and Tiffany Park, and faculty Nidhi Mahendra

Photo courtesy of Nidhi Mahendra.

Lurie College Faculty Becomes Department Chair

Congratulations to SJSU Lurie College of Education faculty Dr. Nidhi Mahendra, who has become the Interim Chair for the Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences for the 2019-20 academic year.  Dr. Mahendra brings a wealth of experience and expertise to this role.  She previously served as Chair of the Department of Communicative Science and Disorders at Cal State East Bay, directs the Spartan Aphasia Research Clinic at SJSU, and is a core faculty member of the Interdisciplinary Center for Healthy Aging in Multicultural Populations.  We look forward to Dr. Mahendra’s leadership in the coming year!

SJSU Lurie College of Education Communicative Disorders and Sciences Department Faculty Nidhi Mahendra

Photo by Brian Cheung Dooley.

Lurie College Faculty Receives Association Honors

SJSU Lurie College of Education Communicative Disorders and Sciences Faculty Henriette Langdon

Congratulations to Lurie College Communicative Disorders and Sciences Emeritus Faculty Henriette Langdon, who was recently recognized with Honors of the Association by the American Speech-Language-Hearing-Association (ASHA), which empowers and supports audiologists, speech-language pathologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists through advancing science, setting standards, fostering excellence in professional practice, and advocating for members and those they serve! Henriette has more than 40 years of experience working with bilingual children who have a variety of speech and language disorders, and she was a full-time professor at SJSU beginning in 1997.