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Wyncote Foundation renews support for TC Professor Catherine Crowley

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Dr. Catherine J. Crowley

Dr. Catherine J. Crowley, Senior Lecturer and Distinguished Lecturer, Coordinator of Bilingual/Multicultural Program Focus and the Ghana and Bolivia programs, and Director of the Bilingual Extension Institute.

The Wyncote Foundation has renewed support in 2013 for Professor Catherine Crowley with a $150,000 grant for her work with children with disabilities. The Foundation has been supporting Professor Crowley's work with children with disabilities since FY 2011. 

Since 2006, Dr. Crowley has led annual trips to Ghana and Bolivia where her Speech/Language Pathology graduate students provide free services to people with communication disorders. The international work is designed to provide opportunities for student to acquire high quality clinical skills and cultural competencies that will transfer to their work with diverse populations in the U.S., and developing a "world citizen" approach to SLP.

Click here to see a short video on the professional development retreat in Nkawkaw, Ghana.
Click here for more information on TC's SLP Ghana trip in 2011.
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