• Becoming Actively Involved in Professional Advocacy

    Walden doctoral student Matt Glowiak honored as a leadership fellow at ACA conference.

    April 04, 2014

    Matt Glowiak
  • Lessons in Life and Death

    Walden Ph.D. in Health Services alumna teaches undergraduate students about life in her popular class, Death in Perspective.

    January 30, 2014

    Norma Bowe
  • 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.
  • Positively Impacting the Full Community

    Physician Lisa Stevens applies the Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) she earned at Walden to her daily work at a health clinic, where her responsibilities include community outreach as well as medical care.

    April 03, 2013

    Lisa Stevens
  • 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
  • Expert Advice From Doctoral Graduates

    Walden graduates offer guidance in choosing a doctoral research topic and completing a dissertation successfully.

    November 01, 2012

    Kristal Ayres
  • Educating a Community About Breast Cancer

    Through the nonprofit organization she created, a Walden Ph.D. in Public Health graduate and 2010 Scholar of Change brings breast cancer screenings and support to Amish and Mennonite women in Appalachia.

    October 25, 2012

    Melissa Thomas
  • Meet a 2012 Graduate: Dr. Deborah Ellis

    A lifelong learner makes her parents proud and puts herself on track to become a hospital epidemiologist.

    August 22, 2012

    Dr. Deborah Ellis
  • The Journey of an Advocate

    A Walden M.P.H. graduate who contracted HIV as a young child grows up to become an ambassador for the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation.

    July 12, 2012

    Benjamin Banks and Wife
  • Beating the Odds

    A teen mother defies expectations to become a doctoral student and founds a nonprofit organization to combat poverty and discrimination in her community.

    March 30, 2012

    Ronessa Strickland Roberts
  • 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.