EXAM: Checking in with Columbia College's new president, New discovery on the way babies learn words

Oct 8, 2014

Scott Dalrymple began serving as the president of Columbia College last May. KBIA’s Liying Qian caught up with Dalrymple after a presentation he gave last month, to discuss his first few months as president.

A baby’s first words are always an important milestone in learning language. MU researchers recently discovered that the way children learn new words changes as they age. KBIA’s Maureen Lewis-Stump sat down with Dr. Judith Goodman, one of the authors of this study, to find out more.