• Guest Blog: We Interrupt This Diet for an Important Message

    Guest bloggers Dr. Grace Lasker and Dr. Jody Early, faculty members in the School of Health Sciences, offer helpful advice about eating and losing weight.

    January 29, 2013

    Grace Lasker
  • Meet a Graduate: Dr. Patric Taylor, Ed.D.

    A former lumber company owner fulfills his desire to become a better teacher by earning his doctoral degree.

    January 17, 2013

    Dr. Patric Taylor
  • Meet a Graduate: Krystal Kirkland, M.P.H.

    Earning an M.P.H. brings this new graduate closer to several important personal goals: changing careers, fighting childhood obesity, and making a greater impact on our nation’s healthcare.

    January 16, 2013

    Krystal Kirkland
  • Technology: Transforming Education

    Walden faculty member Dr. Stephen Canipe looks at the latest trends in technology for education and offers his predictions about how technology will be used in the future.

    January 14, 2013

    Steve Canipe
  • Communicating Effectively in the New Year

    How well do you communicate? Walden faculty member Dr. Annie Shibata suggests questions to ask yourself to evaluate your effectiveness as a communicator.

    January 02, 2013

    Annie Shibata
  • Protecting Children Around the World From Abuse

    A Walden Ph.D. in Public Health graduate shares her knowledge and expertise to increase awareness and prevention of child sexual abuse in countries around the world through the nonprofit she founded.

    December 17, 2012

    Lois Engelbrecht with team at Arpan
  • Proud to be a Volunteer

    On Walden’s Global Day of Service, Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) graduate Persephone Munnings shares her knowledge and expertise as a nurse to help reduce the impact of chronic diseases on the people of the Bahamas.

    December 07, 2012

    Persephone Munnings
  • Starting a Successful Nonprofit Organization

    Walden faculty member Dr. Gary Kelsey offers valuable advice for anyone interested in promoting social change through a new nonprofit organization.

    November 26, 2012

    Gary Kelsey
  • Walden Recognizes Educators Across the Country

    Grants from Walden help five schools host “Educator for a Day” events to enhance classroom education and activities to promote learning.

    November 20, 2012

    Special Education Expressive Arts Teacher Stacy Kafka from Kilmer Center School in Vienna, Va., uses picture symbols to assist her students during Educator for a Day (photo courtesy of Andrea Gayle photography and design/www.agphotographydesign.com).
  • Breaking the Silence to Prevent Suicide

    Personal tragedy leads a mother to become an advocate for preventing teen suicide and continue her education as a Walden communications student.

    November 14, 2012

    Jenny Wolpert
  • 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.