Category Archives: Academic Highlights

Baby Day Lab- Harding University

Mary Coleman shares about her experience taking part in the Baby Day Lab 2022: “The first year graduate students had the opportunity to take part in Harding’s Baby Day Lab, where physical therapy (PT) and speech-language pathology (SLP) graduate students … Continue reading

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Elective Graduate Course- Medical Aspects of Speech Language Pathology

Sydney Elliott shares about her experience taking the elective Medical Aspects of Speech Language Pathology class: “The medical SLP class is an elective course that is offered in the summer term. I decided to enroll in the course, and I … Continue reading

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My McNair Experience by Felicia VanWinkle

This summer I was able to participate in the McNair summer research internship. The McNair Scholars Program was set up to help students who are minorities, low income, or first gen. college students get into graduate and doctoral programs! As … Continue reading

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Giving the Gift of Voice – Guest Post by undergraduate student Hannah Plumlee

When I become a Speech Language Pathologist, my ultimate goal will be to use my talents and knowledge to help clients communicate effectively with those around them. Although I am far from ready or able to help people in a … Continue reading

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I am interested in medical speech pathology. How can such a small school offer me the medical experience that I am looking for? (Asking for a friend.)

This is one of the most frequent comments we get from current undergraduate students interested in pursuing graduate school here at Harding University. Students are afraid if they choose to go to Harding, they may lack the “medical experience.” To … Continue reading

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The man behind the name: Dr. Swaid Swaid

On Friday, October 20, 2017, students from the College of Allied Health were invited to hear a special presentation by Dr. Swaid Swaid in the Administration Auditorium. As a Harding alum and one of the world’s most renowned neurosurgeons, Dr. … Continue reading

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Solar Eclipse at the Swaid 2017

The department prepared for the historic solar eclipse on August 21 by providing solar eclipse glasses, Moon Pies, and Moon Mist sodas for the faculty, staff, and students of the CSD and Nursing departments. Searcy, Arkansas was in the path … Continue reading

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