The NSSLHA Experience at the ASHA Convention
NSSLHA...The Next Generation
Friday, November 12, 2015
Embassy Suites and the Colorado Convention Center
Check out the 2014 NSSLHA Experience presentations!
NSSLHA Education/Clinical Sessions (non-CEU)
Rapid Roundtable: "SIG"nificant Resources for Students
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Special Interest Groups
Learn. Share. Connect. Learn about the ASHA Special Interest Groups (SIGs). Engage with the experts as they share their knowledge in specific topics in speech, language, hearing, and related areas. Connect with professionals in these exclusive communities and build "SIG"nificant relationships that will benefit you long after you are a student.
Demystifying the Clinical Fellowship/Externship Experience
Confused? Overwhelmed? Let our panelists show you how to choose, secure, and navigate through your clinical fellowship or externship. With current clinical fellows and CF supervisors and 4th year externs and preceptors from a variety of settings, our panel is sure to be familiar with your situation. Help is here—join us!
Graduate School Fair and PhD Information Center
Colorado Convention Center at the NSSLHA Lounge
Graduate School Fair
Thursday, November 12
10:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
PhD Information Center
Friday, November 13
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
GSF and PhD Information Center
Saturday, November 14
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Academic programs can register to exhibit at the Graduate School Fair and PhD Information Center.
Attendees may view the list of academic programs that are
The NSSLHA Honors Ceremony
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Celebrate the recipients of NSSLHA Honors, ignite your passion for the profession with and enjoy lunch with students and ASHA professionals.
Tickets are $10 for students and professionals and available for purchase when you register for the ASHA Convention.
The Resume Star Program at the ASHA Career Fair
Noon – 4:00 p.m.
Bring your résumé and sign up for a 15-minute review by a professional recruiter.
Battle of the Regions: NSSLHA Knowledge Bowl
3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Watch as each of the 10 NSSLHA regions battle it out through a friendly competition based on questions similar to the Praxis Exam. Wear your region's color, make signs, create cheers, and come support your team. Prizes will be awarded to the top teams.
Register your team for a spot in the NSSLHA Knowledge Bowl!
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
NSSLHA chapter officers and advisors, here's your chance to network with other chapters in your region. Learn the most effective practices of chapters, learn how to navigate the NSSLHA application management system, and spend time with your regional representative exchanging information and ideas about what matters in your region.
8:00 a.m. – 8:10 a.m., Welcome Announcement
8:10 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., Regional Breakout Sessions