Department of Communication Science & Disorders

Events Hosted by CSD

Annual Loretta G. Brown Symposium

Each September, the Department of Communication Science and Disorders hosts the Loretta G. Brown Symposium on campus. Prominent professionals are recruited to speak on clinically relevant topics to the practice of speech-language pathology, and each year the symposium’s focus rotates between child and adult-related topics.

Literacy, language, and culture: Considerations and implications for AAE-speaking children

Presented by: Megan-Brette Hamilton, PhD, CCC-SLP

Date: September 24, 2021

Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Fall Symposium Brochure

Graduate Open House


  • Oct 1st 12:00 pm-Virtual Event
  • Oct 15th 1:00-2:30 pm-In-person Event (limited seating)
  • Oct 29th 10:00 am- Virtual Event

Are you interested in pursuing a Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology? Join us for an informational session about our M.S. SLP program here at the University of Montevallo. You will have the opportunity to ask questions and find out what makes Montevallo special. Parents are also welcome. Online registration is required: