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CSD Student is Running Her Way to Success

For junior Communication Science and Disorders major, Kathleen Stewart, this year seems to be her time to shine. She was recognized for her academic and athletic achievements last semester when she earned president’s list honors.

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PHOTO: Sarah  McClementsCSD Professor Christy Ludlow Featured on Voice of Scholarship

July 14, 2015

Part of the Voices of Scholarship Series at JMU, Dr. Ludlow discusses her fascinating research into the way that the human brain controls swallowing.

PHOTO: Teresa DruliaDrulia Awarded CAPSCD Ph.D. Research Scholarship

May 7, 2015

Teresa Drulia, a Ph.D. candidate in the field of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) at JMU, has been awarded the Council for Academic Programs in CSD (CAPCSD) Ph.D. Research Scholarship.

PHOTO: Dr. Stacey Pavelko

Faculty Profile: Dr. Stacey Pavelko

April 6, 2015

From Ohio to Indiana, then Pennsylvania and Florida, Pavelko traveled extensively in her pursuit of higher education eventually landing at JMU.

PHOTO: Dr. Christina Kuo

Passing Along Curiosity

April 6, 2015

Dr. Christina Kuo, an assistant professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, has only been at JMU for two years, but she already has a grasp on being both a successful scholar and teacher.


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    Fall Semester Begins
  • November 23 - 27
    Thanksgiving break no classes held
  • December 14 - 18
    Final examinations
  • Saturday, December 19
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Welcome from Communication Sciences & Disorders

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Welcome to the James Madison University Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders! We are delighted that you are interested in our programs of study. More >

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