Growth is not always linear. My onset of unilateral idiopathic sensorineural hearing loss (also known as sudden, one-sided inner-ear hearing loss) has reminded me constantly about this. At times, this condition has forced me to pause and take a break. I have gained a disability, but I have also acquired a new identity – one… Read more →
Carlos Pérez Valle
Carlos Pérez Valle was born in Puebla, México and moved to New York City when he was three-years old. He is a recent graduate from CUNY Macaulay Honors College at Lehman, where he majored in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology. He has over 10 years of professional experiences working for various nonprofit and government educational programs. Most recently, he worked as Project Coordinator for the Office of Policy & Evaluation at the NYC Department of Education and as a Project Researcher for the CUNY Initiative on Immigration & Education. He is currently a PhD student at McGill University in the Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders.