National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NSSLHA)

About NSSLHA

NSSLHA (National Student Speech Language Hearing Association) is a student-run organization that focuses on communication sciences and disorders. This organization is available for all students who are interested in learning more about communication sciences. It also provides Communicative Disorder Majors and Minors to get the chance to meet one another and learn about being a Speech/Language Pathologist and Audiologist. NSSLHA is the only official student association that is recognized by the American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA). Membership is available at the local, state, and national levels. For more information about the state and national levels visit www.mshausa.org/ or www.asha.org/nsslha/.

 

Jackson State University Chapters

There are two NSSLHA Chapters on the campus of Jackson State University. 

·         NSSLHA JSU Undergraduate Chapter

o   Caters to the needs of those students enrolled in the B.S. and Post-Bac programs

·         NSSLHA JSU Graduate Chapter

o   Caters to the needs of those students enrolled in the M.S. Program

Each chapter is active on campus, and does community service, fundraising, and outreach.

 

Why join one of JSU’s NSSLHA Chapters?

o   To be a part of a local, state, and national organization.

o   To have a chance to meet other students and faculty in the Communicative Disorders department.

o   To get involved with campus activities 

o   For opportunities for leadership as committee chairs or officers

o   To learn more about our field and department through tours, guest speakers at seminars and meetings, and a state convention.

o   To enjoy social picnics, pizza parties, games, and volunteer opportunities.

o   To help build your resume.

o   To have FUN and win prizes!

 

 

2016-2017 Undergraduate Officers

 

2015-2016 Graduate Officers

 

Victoria Dyson – President

Caroline McCormick – President

Jordan Sawyer – Vice-President

Abigail Tiefel – Vice-President

MyKela Croft – Secretary

Halie McMinn – Secretary

Akemi Jones – Treasurer

Teaonna Rochell – Treasurer

Mikel Jenkins – Historian

ShaRhonda Wingo – Historian

Ashley Wilson – SGA Representative

Committee Chairperson

Committee Chairperson

 – Service Chair

Co-Chair - 

 

Kinshara Willis – Service Chair

 – Scholarship Chair

    Kimberly Barrett – Scholarship Chair

 

 – Fundraiser Chair

 Tina Dungan – Fundraiser Chair

 

  – Public Relations Chair

Co-Chair - 

Summer Calhoun – Public Relations Chair

 

Undergraduate and Graduate Chapter Advisor

 Mrs. Whitney Perkins

 

 

 

Past EventsWalk for Apraxia


 
 
 
 
 
Upcoming Events

Undergraduate Chapter

  • o   September 17th  – 2016 Jackson MS Walk for Children with Apraxia of Speech    

 

Graduate Chapter 

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