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Aging & Autism with Marsha Mailick

On April 24th Dr. Marsha Mailick, PhD'78, offered a lunchtime lecture Aging and Autism: Changes in the Autism Behavioral Phenotype and Health. Dr. Mailick is the Vice Chancellor for Research & Graduate Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Marsha Mailick

Image shows a portrait of Marsha Mailick.

Sound and Fury 

On February 5th, we co-hosted a 'Deis Impact  event with the Brandeis American Sign Language Club. We screened the film Sound and Fury and hosted a panel discussion on cochlear implants with experts in the field after the film. 

deis impact panelists

Image shows (from left to right) Professor James Morris from the HSSP Department who moderated the panel; Courtney Dunne, Director of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program at EDCO Collaborative within Newton Public Schools; Bruce Bucci, Director of Boston University’s Programs in Deaf Studies; and Larry Stephen, part of the American Sign Language faculty at Northern Essex Community College in Haverhill, MA.

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