Company supports audiology students advancing their education
SALT LAKE CITY – (Nov. 29, 2022) Today, CaptionCall by Sorenson announced the winners of the company’s 2022 Audiology Student Scholarships. These scholarships support the company’s ongoing commitment to providing inclusive communication technologies and services for Deaf, hard-of-hearing, and diverse people. Recipients each received a $3,000 scholarship.
The National Institute on Deafness and Communication Disorders reports more than 48 million Americans experience some form of hearing loss. CaptionCall by Sorenson provides phone captioning service for people with hearing loss who need captions to use the telephone effectively.
“Audiology services remain a critical piece of communication accessibility. We support the education of future hearing health practitioners. As they are the future audiologists who will be serving people experiencing hearing loss, we want to support their formal training, said CaptionCall by Sorenson’s CEO Jorge Rodriguez.
Now in its sixth year, the annual scholarships were awarded to eight recipients, who will be attending the following universities:
Breanna Corle Rush University in Chicago, Illinois
Lauren Joy University of Memphis in Tennessee
Catrina Liner Pacific University in Hillsboro, Oregon.
Katie Matofsky Montclair State University in New Jersey
Celine Minasian University Colorado Boulder in Colorado
Alexis Remshak Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois
Kari Thompson Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri
Abbie White University of Arizona in Tucson
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