Summer START Follow-Up: Urban Turtles

The Urban Turtle START project is surveying the turtle ecology of Eagle Marsh, raising public awareness about depleting wetlands, and providing actionable information for the future of turtle conservation.

Summer START Follow-Up: Training First Responders

Our communication sciences and disorders faculty are on a mission to train first responders how to use alternative augmentative communication (AAC) to better assist people with communication disabilities.

Student PSAs are STARTing to Broadcast

Our START program has set ongoing community outreach in motion. Dr. Beth Keller’s (English) project continues to help Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope House. After students recorded public service announcements at Federated Media,  3Rivers Federal Credit Union funded the PSAs to broadcast on 97.3 WMEE for one year. The student-created PSAs are currently on the air! Listen to WMEE…

Helping Kids START Reading

Dr. Pam Reese in our Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) department is working on two of our four inaugural START projects. This week, we are highlighting her  mobile literacy library START program. With Reese’s guidance, a team of CSD students will use their developing professional skills to help children strengthen reading skills. They’ve gathered a…