• Meet a Graduate: Dr. Kelly Wheeler, Ph.D. in Public Health

    A graduate perseveres to overcome her own health condition, earns two Walden degrees, and commits to improving the lives of children and adults with facial deformities.

    August 02, 2013

    Kelly Wheeler spoke at the Society for Public Health Education Annual Meeting.
  • 90-Year-Old Ph.D. in Management Grad Says “I Just Want to Keep Learning”

    Forget retirement. Following 50 years in the broadcasting business, Dr. Wendell Mayes Jr. pursues higher education and a consulting career.

    August 02, 2013

    Wendell Mayes Jr.
  • Preventing HIV/AIDS in Africa Through Education

    Walden’s Ph.D. in Public Health program is helping student Stephen Mucheke achieve is goal to promote public health practices that prevent and reduce the impact of HIV/AIDS on communities across Africa.

    July 19, 2013

    Stephen Mucheke educating
  • International Faculty Exchange

    Walden faculty member Dr. Eric Bliss describes his opportunity to teach and learn in Honduras.

    July 03, 2013

    International Faculty Exchange
  • Adding Global Experience to Online Education

    Walden offers an increasing number of study abroad programs that meet the needs of adult students.

    July 01, 2013

    Study Abroad Group at Windsor, London
  • A Voice for Equality

    A Walden doctoral student’s personal parenting experience provides motivation for a dissertation on the impact of his state’s policy banning same-sex couples from adopting children together.

    June 18, 2013

    Mark Maxwell and Timothy Young
  • Spreading the Message of Early Screening

    Shocked by his own diagnosis at age 42, Walden doctoral student Luis Lacourt starts a nonprofit organization focused on prostate cancer awareness and support.

    June 13, 2013

    Luis LaCourt
  • Accreditation: A Hallmark of Quality

    Walden Chief Academic Officer Dr. Eric Riedel explains why accreditation is important to a university and its students, prospective students, and alumni.

    June 05, 2013

    Dr. Eric Riedel
  • Advocating for All People Through Social Work

    Dr. Sally Brocksen, a faculty member with a key role in developing Walden’s Master of Social Work (MSW) program, describes how the degree helps professionals prepare for changes—and growth—in the field of social work.

    June 04, 2013

    Dr. Sally Brocksen
  • An Advocate for Patients

    The first recipient of Walden’s full-tuition Nurse of the Year Scholarship addresses what she’s learned in nearly 35 years of nursing and how she can apply what she’s learning in her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program to her career.

    May 08, 2013

    Michelle Williams
  • 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.