We are thrilled to announce the winners of the 2014 Plural Publishing Research Awards given in honor of the late Dr. Sadanand Singh. These two scholarships are awarded by the Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders and honorees and their faculty sponsors are acknowledged at the annual CAPCSD meeting, taking place this year in Orlando, FL, April 10-12. Congratulations to Doreen Hansmann, the master’s level winner and to Meg Simione, the doctoral level winner.
We would also like to extend our congratulations to Plural author, Brook Hallowell, who will be receiving the 2014 Honors of the Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders; one of the most prestigious awards recognizing lifetime professional achievements in communication sciences and disorders. Dr. Hallowell has served the Council in a multitude of ways including extensive committee work and executive board membership in varied positions including the presidency in 2010-2011. In addition to her contributions to CAPCSD, her research in neurological disorders, in collaborations with professionals from around the world including Russia, China and India, Dr. Hallowell has made significant contributions to her profession. She is a Fellow of the American Speech Language and Hearing Association and has provided service to ASHA in various capacities. Finally, Dr. Hallowell has mentored innumerable students, both in the United States and abroad. She has served the College in a variety of leadership capacities including in the school director and associate dean roles.