Our Voices Count: A Panel on Multicultural Experiences

From being asked repeatedly if we speak Spanish based on our skin color, to being excluded from class discussion as the only minority, several of us doctoral students at the University of Kansas (KU) have experienced discrimination in our doctoral work. We know that many times, folks don’t know what to do to support diversity and inclusivity. So, we decided to host a community forum…

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Tips to Nab That Externship

As a grad student, I’ve applied to my fair share of academic programs and jobs in the past. So, when it was time to start applying for externships last year, I had a pretty good idea of what to expect as far as my resume, cover letter, and letters of recommendation. But I had no clue what the rest of the process would be like—where…

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Answering Your Top Externship Questions

Unlike Clinical Fellowships, externships are clinical practicum opportunities for both audiology and speech-language pathology students as part of their degree programs. For audiology students, externships should occur during their clinical doctorate program. Confused about completing an externship? Here are some of the most common questions we receive! Can ASHA Help Me Find an Externship? Externships are typically coordinated by CSD programs because contractual agreements are…

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