• A Path to Fulfilling Young Men’s Dreams

    Educator Curtis Alston focused his doctoral research on the school-based mentoring program he founded to help boys facing educational and social struggles.

    February 21, 2013

    Curtis Alston
  • Modeling a Heart-Healthy Lifestyle

    Dr. Michelle Burcin of Walden’s College of Health Sciences offers recommendations about eating and exercising for a heart-healthy lifestyle.

    February 18, 2013

    Michelle Burcin
  • The Business of Entrepreneurship

    Willie Jones shares some insights about entrepreneurship that his Walden degrees and founding a company have provided him.

    February 15, 2013

    Willie Jones
  • Creating a More Inclusive Society

    Inspired by African Americans who were pioneers in their fields, College of Undergraduate Studies faculty member Donna Albro found her own path of promoting diversity and social change.

    February 12, 2013

    Donna Albro
  • Guest Blog: We Interrupt This Diet for an Important Message Part 2

    Walden faculty members Dr. Grace Lasker and Dr. Jody Early explain how healthy eating and exercise produce better long-term results than crash diets.

    February 06, 2013

    Jody Early
  • 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
  • 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.