• 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Proud to be a Volunteer

    On Walden’s Global Day of Service, Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) graduate Persephone Munnings shares her knowledge and expertise as a nurse to help reduce the impact of chronic diseases on the people of the Bahamas.

    December 07, 2012

    Persephone Munnings
  • 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
  • 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.