Communication Disorders Department to Conduct Open Houses for Students and Public

The Communication Disorders Department will host two different open houses on Nov. 12 in the new Health Sciences Building.

The department will first host a graduate student open house from 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in Health Sciences Building 2203. All prospective students interested in pursuing a master’s degree in communication disorders from Truman are invited to attend. Information regarding the graduate program, employment opportunities and funding for graduate school will be provided along with the opportunity to meet faculty, alumni and students from the program.

Students interested in attending may R.S.V.P. to Connie Ikerd, department secretary, at

The department will then host a public open house of the new Speech and Hearing Clinical facility located on the ground floor of the Health Sciences Building beginning at 2 p.m. Tours will be given from 2-4 p.m. Light refreshments will be served with remarks from Janet Gooch, dean of Health Sciences and Education, at 3 p.m. All are invited to visit the new clinic and to help celebrate the start of the department’s 50th anniversary celebration.