• Humanitarian on a Mission

    Former U.S. Marine Eric Barton uses his Walden education and his desire to support his country’s defense infrastructure to run a successful contracting company and help people in need around the world.

    August 16, 2013

    World Humanitarian Day
  • 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
  • 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
  • Clearing a Path and Cultivating Community

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

    October 19, 2012

    Dr. Bethe Hagens
  • Insights: How to Balance Your Family, Career, and Coursework

    With a recent job promotion and a family that includes three children, Walden student Darlene Williams shares ideas on balancing life’s obligations.

    June 29, 2012

    Darlene Williams
  • A Professor Becomes a Community Teacher

    A Walden Ph.D. in Management student educates others, and learns himself, through professional and volunteer work in his community.

    June 25, 2012

    Jason Willoughby
  • A Father’s Story: Education Opens Doors

    Seeing education as the key to success, a Walden doctoral student leaves Wall Street to focus on his family and community.

    June 15, 2012

    Roger Singh and Family
  • Never Stop Learning: Advice From a Serial Entrepreneur

    Even after starting nine businesses, a D.B.A. student finds there’s still more to learn. He shares the knowledge he’s gained through experience and his Walden education with other entrepreneurs.

    February 20, 2012

    Kevin Miles
  • 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.