• Mark Maxwell: My Story

    During our conversation, Mark told us how social inequality—experienced on a personal level—spurred him to take action. Through his studies at Walden, he became empowered with the knowledge he needed to work toward addressing this imbalance.

    April 09, 2014

  • Melissa Thomas: My Story

    Melissa’s work is simply awe-inspiring. By developing a cancer screening program for those who have little or no access to healthcare technology, Melissa is changing lives on a daily basis. We caught up with her as she began her day.

    April 09, 2014

  • Paul Satryb: My Story

    Paul—who has earned his undergraduate and master’s degrees from Walden—believes in seeing the “possibilities.” From a recent promotion at work to his care for the environment and a commitment to the greater good, Paul has instigated change in every area of his professional life. We spoke with Paul about a world of possibilities and how these opportunities guide him.

    April 09, 2014

  • Presidential Award for Faculty Excellence: Training Scholar-Practitioners

    Recipient Dr. Angela Witt Prehn shares why she urges students to connect in the classroom and continue to effect change as scholar-practitioners long after graduation.

    January 31, 2014

  • Bernard L. Turner Award: Creating a Successful Doctoral Committee

    Dr. Gary J. Burkholder received this award for supporting Dr. Elizabeth Moxley-Paquette’s dissertation research about how children learn.

    January 21, 2014

  • Faculty Excellence Award Recipients Announced

    A commitment to excellence drives these faculty members to support their students.

    January 21, 2014

  • Harold L. Hodgkinson Award: Developing and Understanding a New Learning Model

    Dr. Elizabeth Moxley-Paquette received this award for her research about how children learn.

    January 21, 2014

  • Frank Dilley Award: Expanding Her Purview

    Dr. Krista K. Laursen ’13 identified strategies to combat Medicaid fraud and abuse—and discovered management techniques that apply to her role as a scientist and COO.

    January 14, 2014

  • Rita Turner Award: Shaping Scholarship That Deserves National Recognition

    Faculty member Dr. Kenneth D. Gossett reflects on mentoring Dr. Krista K. Laursen and the development of her doctoral study.

    January 14, 2014

  • Beyond the Degree: Opening Doors to Education

    Dr. Christopher Arori explains how his upbringing in Kenya influenced him to open a college for the fast-growing healthcare field in North Carolina.

    January 01, 2014