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No more silence
Since their first trip in 2009, our audiology doctoral students, faculty and alumni have traveled to Guatemala every May to perform hearing screenings and administer hearing aids to hundreds of children who are impoverished and at high-risk of becoming street children. Made possible with an Auburn University outreach grant and private support, Dr. Sandra Clark-Lewis, professor emerita and founder of the Auburn Audiology Outreach in Guatemala Project, along with Dr. Kelli Watts... Read more.
Student Spotlight: Elizabeth Burkett, a senior majoring in social work. Burkett discusses her involvement as an athletic recruiter, an intern at Give Kids the World Village, and a volunteer with Expressions of a BraveHeart.
Alumni Spotlight: Steve Strother, 1982 psychology graduate who did not set out to be an entrepreneur, but discovered it to be his calling and has created his third successful company called MyTrackPix.com.
Dr. Tessa Carr, theatre professor, is the artistic director for the Mosaic Theatre Company and says her position here is her dream job because it combines engaged community-based theatre work, and brought her back home.