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National Audiology Awareness Month Activities

  Last week, NMSU Chancellor Dan Arvizu participated in a free hearing test offered by the NMSU College of Education Department of Communication Disorders and the National Speech Language Hearing Association – NMSU Chapter to promote National Audiology Awareness Month. The department offered free hearing screenings to the community at the Edgar R. Garrett Speech…
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NMSU professor receives prestigious grant for research on children’s hearing

Srikanta Mishra, an assistant professor in the New Mexico State University College of Education’s Department of Special Education and Communication Disorders, recently received a prestigious research grant to study hearing mechanisms in children. The R03 grant from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders of the National Institutes of Health is the college’s…
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Children with Autism Find Friendship at Summer Camp

Video story on Camp New Amigos, a camp for young people with the disorder held on the campus of New Mexico State University in the summer. Camp New Amigos is now in its fourth year. Fifty-five kids came this year. A lot of the volunteers and counselors tell me this isn’t the first year they’ve…
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