Spotlight on Walden

Spotlight on Walden

  • Linda Sheppard
    Posted on December 5, 2013

    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.

  • Lois Engelbrecht with team at Arpan
    Posted on December 17, 2012

    A Walden PhD 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.

  • Persephone Munnings
    Posted on December 7, 2012

    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.

  • Gary Kelsey
    Posted on November 26, 2012

    Walden faculty member Dr. Gary Kelsey offers valuable advice for anyone interested in promoting social change through a new nonprofit organization.

  • Special Education Expressive Arts Teacher Stacy Kafka from Kilmer Center School in Vienna, Va., uses picture symbols to assist her students during Educator for a Day (photo courtesy of Andrea Gayle photography and design/
    Posted on November 20, 2012

    Grants from Walden help five schools host “Educator for a Day” events to enhance classroom education and activities to promote learning.

  • Jenny Wolpert
    Posted on November 14, 2012

    Personal tragedy leads a mother to become an advocate for preventing teen suicide and continue her education as a Walden communications student.

  • Steven Little
    Posted on November 13, 2012
    Walden contributing faculty member Dr. Steven Little shares his expertise in helping children cope with and recover from the trauma that occurs when disaster strikes a community.
  • Kristal Ayres
    Posted on November 1, 2012

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

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