Category: Passed Stories to Inspire

Callier Center Mourns Loss of Longtime Supporter Dr. Kenneth Altshuler

Dr. Kenneth Altshuler, who died Jan. 6 at the age of 91, and his wife, Ruth, provided the inspiration and initial gift to start the Callier Care Fund, which is used to assist patients who experience financial barriers to accessing needed speech and hearing services.

A Passing: Dr. Ken Altshuler

It is with great sadness to share that our beloved Dr. Ken Altshuler passed away on January 6 at the age of 91.

Researchers to Study How Fathers Influence Children’s Language Development

Researchers at the Callier Center and Center for Children and Families have joined with colleagues from across the country to investigate how father-child interactions influence language development and literacy achievement in low-income ethnic-minority communities.

BBS Revises Academic Areas, Bolsters Faculty Roster

Dr. Steven Small, dean of the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, welcomed a group of new tenured and tenure-track faculty members and implemented a reorganized departmental structure designed to align the school with elite institutions across the country.