Spotlight on Walden

Spotlight on Walden

  • Melissa Thomas
    Posted on October 25, 2012

    Through the nonprofit organization she created, a Walden PhD in Public Health graduate and 2010 Scholar of Change brings breast cancer screenings and support to Amish and Mennonite women in Appalachia.

  • Dr. Bethe Hagens
    Posted on October 19, 2012

    Walden faculty member Dr. Beth Hagens discovers how a community cleanup can bring neighbors together.

  • Walden Faculty and Students at WBF
    Posted on October 15, 2012

    Students learn what it takes to be a successful leader in today’s global economy at a global business forum showcasing prominent experts in business, government, and media.

  • Katie Shulz-Ditchen (second from left)
    Posted on September 26, 2012

    Before she became a Walden graduate and teacher, Katie Schulz-Ditchen turned to a local women’s shelter for help. Now she’s introducing other women in difficult circumstances to the possibility of a teaching career.

  • Tiffany Rush Wilson
    Posted on September 17, 2012

    Walden faculty member Dr. Tiffany Rush-Wilson explains what parents can do to help improve the eating habits and health of their children.

  • Barbara Weschke
    Posted on September 7, 2012

    Literacy expert and Walden faculty member Barbara Weschke discusses the tools teachers can use to help students demonstrate their reading comprehension and fluency.

  • Dr. Deborah Ellis
    Posted on August 22, 2012

    A lifelong learner makes her parents proud and puts herself on track to become a hospital epidemiologist.

  • Linda Davis at her school opening in Guatemala
    Posted on August 16, 2012

    A master’s degree in psychology leads an entrepreneur to a new business venture: coaching other women who want to fulfill the dream of starting their own company.

  • About Spotlight on Walden

    Spotlight on Walden is a collection of stories and insights from our students, alumni, faculty, and staff. Get to know the Walden community and see how they are making a difference. Share your story at mywaldenimpact@waldenu.edu.