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The Associated Press

Associated Press - University of Texas to create center to study stuttering

A new center for research and education into stuttering is being created at the University of Texas at Austin, the university announced Monday.

Fox News Interview

Fox 7 - Arthur M. Blank Center for Stuttering Education and Research

A $20 million grant will go to establish the center for research and education on stuttering. Founding Director of the Michael and Tami Lang Stuttering Institute at UT, Dr. Courtney Byrd, talks more about it.

Blank Center

KXAN - UT Announces New Center for Stuttering

A new center aimed at helping those who stutter is coming to The University of Texas at Austin.

Arthur Blank

Austin American Statesman - UT creates new stuttering center with 20 million dollar grant

Read how Austin and the University of Texas will soon have the largest center for research and education on stuttering.

Arthur Blank

Atlanta Journal Constitution - Blank Foundation Awards UT 20M for research, treatment of stuttering

Read about how the Blank Foundation awarded the University of Texas $20M for research, treatment of stuttering

Houston Chronicle

Houston Chronicle - UT Receives $20 Million grant to establish stuttering education, research center

Read about how The Arthur M. Blank Center for Stuttering Education and Research at University of Texas at Austin will focus on advancing the understanding and treatments of stuttering using a $20 million grant.

KXAN 2019 Story

UT Camp Helps Kids with Stutters Find Their Voice

2019

Watch as KXAN covers how Camp Dream. Speak. Live. builds children's confidence in themselves and their ability to communicate.

Texas Standard

A Summer Camp Where Kids Learn to Transcend Stuttering - Not Cure It

2019

Listen as the Texas Standard and Dr. Courtney Byrd discuss the truth about stuttering and the purpose of Camp Dream. Speak. Live.

Houston Chronicle

UT Austin to Launch Stuttering Institute

2014

Read the Houston Chronicle's article on the creation and launch of the Lang Stuttering Institute, a non-profit organization that will provide free services to persons who stutter.

Good Day Austin

Camp Dream. Speak. Live.

2019

Watch as Dr. Courtney Byrd and Sohan visit Good Day Austin to explain the excitement, importance, and impact of Camp Dream. Speak. Live.

Radio Kerry

Radio Kerry: Camp Dream. Speak. Live.

2019

Be inspired as campers from Camp Dream. Speak. Live. in Ireland explain what they learned and how they feel after experiencing camp.

KVUE Father and Son

If you laugh at me that's your problem: Father and Son Embrace Their Stutter, Share Powerful Message

2019

Read as KVUE highlights how father, Rudy Coronado, teaches his young son to embrace his stutter and be confident in himself.

Daily Texan

Lang Stuttering Institute Raises $36,025 in Hornraiser Campaign

2018

Read as the Daily Texan covers the Lang Stuttering Institute's fundraising campaign that allowed them to further their mission of helping more persons who stutter around the world.

KVUE Camp 2018

Austin Summer Camp Brings Together Children who Stutter

2018

Listen as KVUE highlights how Camp Dream. Speak. Live. gives children a place to express themselves and develops friendships that will last a lifetime.

KUT 2018

Camp Teaches Children to Embrace Their Stuttering - "It's a Gift"

2018

Read KUT's article on how Camp Dream. Speak. Live. teaches children of all ages that stuttering is not something that should be feared or avoided, but rather viewed as a gift that makes them unique.

Typewriter Rodeo

Typewriter Rodeo: Lang Stuttering Institute

2018

Read as Typewriter Rodeo reflects on their experience creating personalized poems for each child at Camp Dream. Speak. Live.

KXAN 2017

Year-Long Waitlist at UT's Stuttering Institute

2017

Watch KXAN's segment on LSI's evidence-based programming that targets effective communication and the development of confidence.

Spectrum Local News

Stuttering Camp Helps Kids Have Fun and Build Confidence

2016

Read Spectrum Local News' article about how Camp Dream. Speak. Live. teaches children to say what they want to say and be confident.

KTBC

Stuttering Camp at UT Changing Students' Lives

2015

Watch as Fox 7 Austin highlights how Camp Dream. Speak. Live. inspires children who stutter to pursue their dreams.

ASHA Leader

An Illuminating Partnership

2015

Read as The ASHA Leader covers the establishment and goal of The Michael and Tami Lang Stuttering Institute.

Austin Statesman

$3 Million Gift Expands Stuttering Treatment, Research at UT

2014

Read Austin American Statesman's article about the endowment that created the Michael and Tami Lang Stuttering Institute.