2008 July/Aug

Table of Contents

En Pointe with Alexa Vasiliadis

By Barbara Kelley

A look into the life of a young ballet dancer with hearing loss.

Can You Find Your Way Around a Website?

By Kathleen Galvan

A goal for the HLAA website is to be accessible to people with all types of disabilities. A member from Texas gives an overview on this important topic.

Our Own Brenda Battat Answers the Call to Serve as Executive Director of HLAA

By Barbara Liss Chertok

A candid talk about the vision for the organization.

The Future is Headed Our Way: A Less-Invasive Approach Eases Cochlear Implant Surgery

By Robert Labadie

A description of percutaneous cochlear implants and who can benefit.

Listening to Music Through a Cochlear Implant: Part II

By Mark Ross

Our popular author devises his personal training program for listening to music with his new cochlear implant.

The Eddie Sierra Story

By Andy Bopp

A student with hearing loss interns for Hearing Industries Association where everyone wins.