• 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
  • Insights: Advice From a Longtime Faculty Member

    As he retires from the School of Health Sciences, Dr. Morton Wagenfeld offers Walden students and faculty members parting words of advice about research projects.

    July 27, 2012

    Morton Wagenfeld
  • 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
  • Reflecting on Progress in HIV/AIDS Awareness

    A longtime HIV/AIDS education advocate and mentor to Walden doctoral students considers public perceptions and prevention of the disease.

    July 03, 2012

    Richard Jimenez
  • Advocating for Adults With Autism

    A Walden doctoral student demonstrates daily what adults with autism spectrum disorder can accomplish and makes educators and employers aware of their capabilities.

    April 10, 2012

    Nathaniel Geyer
  • 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
  • Establishing a Network for Positive Social Change

    Representing Walden at the American Counseling Association conference expands an M.S. in Counseling student’s professional perspective and network.

    March 30, 2012

    Jeff Lubsen
  • Teaching Kids to Live Heart Healthy

    Dr. Shelley Armstrong, a Walden faculty member who has founded two running programs for kids in her community, shares helpful advice for living a heart-healthy lifestyle.

    February 20, 2012

    Shelley Armstrong
  • About Spotlight on Walden

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