• 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
  • Making a Difference for Educators

    Before she became a Walden graduate and teacher, Katie Schulz-Ditchen turned to a local women’s shelter for help. Now she’s introducing other women in difficult circumstances to the possibility of a teaching career.

    September 26, 2012

    Katie Shulz-Ditchen (second from left)
  • 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
  • Meet a 2012 Graduate: Linda Davis

    A master’s degree in psychology leads an entrepreneur to a new business venture: coaching other women who want to fulfill the dream of starting their own company.

    August 16, 2012

    Linda Davis at her school opening in Guatemala
  • Meet a 2012 Graduate: Dr. Gregory Campbell

    A longtime federal law enforcement professional shares highlights from his Walden experience and explains how a Ph.D. in Management benefits his career.

    August 06, 2012

    Gregory Campbell
  • 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
  • Insights: Becoming a Mentor

    A graduate shares her expertise as an education consultant and lessons from her own experience to help doctoral students make the most of mentoring opportunities at Walden.

    May 31, 2012

    Chastity Williams
  • 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.