• 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
  • Sharing Her Passion for Lifelong Learning in the Classroom

    Walden Ph.D. in Education student Irene Barry is a teacher who makes an impact on high school students with special needs in New Mexico and on fellow teachers in Guatemala.

    May 03, 2013

    Irene Barry
  • Running for Boston

    Walden doctoral student Faye Britt completed this year’s Boston Marathon before the bombing. In order to do something positive following the events, she organized a run to benefit the victims at the middle school where she is an assistant principal.

    May 02, 2013

    Faye Britt crossing the finish line at the 2013 Boston Marathon
  • Counsel About Counseling Men

    Dr. Mark Stauffer, a faculty member in Walden’s Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision program, describes how stereotypes inhibit men in counseling, offers helpful counseling strategies, and explains why it’s important to have more male counselors.

    April 19, 2013

    Dr. Mark Stauffer
  • 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.