UC Arts’ opening week draws crowds to Arts Centre
26 May 2017 The University of Canterbury’s new presence at the Arts Centre in Christchurch’s cultural heart has proven popular with hundreds of visitors in its first week. (read article)
BSLP student wins aphasia prizeYear 4 BSLP student Emma Hoekstra has won a 2015/16 Tavistock Trust Award. The £300 prize was awarded for her outstanding academic and clinical work in the field of aphasia, and was accompanied by a congratulatory letter from Henrietta, the Duchess of Bedford. The Tavistock Trust, founded in the UK in 1992, aims to help improve the quality of life for those with aphasia, their families and carers.
We're pleased to announce that our 3rd year BSLP students Sophia Cormack and Annalise Brown were the overall winners of the NZSTA International Communication Project Video Competition – "What communication means to me". Check out their winning entry here! In addition, Imogen Alpe and Natasha Correa won the People’s Choice Award for their fantastic entry. Well done to both teams!
Ten-year-old New Plymouth boy Dayton Preston made national headlines in July, when his family went public with the story of how he had never been able to eat food, and his successful rehabilitation at UC's Rose Centre. After being fed through a tube in his stomach for 10 years, Dayton has now enjoyed his first taste of birthday cake at age 11 thanks to the efforts of UC researchers and therapists.
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