NYU CSD alum Wendy Liang is the founder of Burgundy & White, a nonprofit platform functioning as an all-in-one resource for individuals and families impacted by head and neck cancer.
We sat down with Dr. Keisha Lindsay, an adjunct and Steinhardt alum, to discuss her research on the 2016 Zika epidemic and the expertise speech-language pathologists can lend to global public health issues.
Kristina Fuentes (MS ’10) saw that Hawaii’s healthcare system was losing potential SLPs – and advocated for change in her community.
CSD Distinguished Alumni Award
The CSD Distinguished Alumni award is presented to a graduate of any of our CSD programs who has demonstrated extraordinary service or achievement to the profession and/or to the department.
The recipient of the 2022 CSD Distinguished Alumni Award is Dr. Charles Lenell. Dr. Charles Lenell was selected to receive this award for his contributions to the department with respect to teaching, service, and student support, for founding the LGBTQ+ Club, and for his advocacy for non-discrimination in the field.
The inaugural recipient of the 2021 CSD Distinguished Alumni Award is Dr. Keisha Lindsay-Nurse. Dr. Keisha Lindsay-Nurse, undergraduate class of 2004, was selected for her many contributions to the department as an instructor and as a champion of social justice, and to the field as co-founder of the Caribbean Speech-Language-Hearing Association (CaribSHA).
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