• One-Way Ticket to Social Change in Haiti

    After becoming a Walden University 2012 Scholar of Change, student Linda Sheppard moved her entire family to Haiti to help create lasting change in a country with incredible need.

    December 05, 2013

    Linda Sheppard
  • Giving Back to Communities in Need

    The annual Global Days of Service expands to a weeklong event, increasing opportunities for the Walden community to make a difference.

    September 24, 2013

    Giving Back to Communities in Need
  • Spreading the Message of Early Screening

    Shocked by his own diagnosis at age 42, Walden doctoral student Luis Lacourt starts a nonprofit organization focused on prostate cancer awareness and support.

    June 13, 2013

    Luis LaCourt
  • Counsel About Counseling Men

    Dr. Mark Stauffer, a faculty member in Walden’s Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision program, describes how stereotypes inhibit men in counseling, offers helpful counseling strategies, and explains why it’s important to have more male counselors.

    April 19, 2013

    Dr. Mark Stauffer
  • 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
  • Looking at the Changing World of Counseling

    Two Walden faculty members and former American Counseling Association presidents reflect on changes in their profession and what lies ahead for counselors.

    April 17, 2012

    Dr. Colleen Logan
  • Road to Recovery Uncovers an Agent of Social Change

    After overcoming an eating disorder, a Walden Ph.D. in Psychology graduate now helps others achieve similar success.

    March 02, 2012

    Nicole Felton
  • 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.