Spotlight on Walden

Spotlight on Walden

  • Reshaping Fatherhood
    Posted on June 2, 2016

    Scholar of Change and PhD student Micah Griffin founded a nonprofit to improve the well-being of underserved communities by shaping and reinforcing the father’s role in the family.
  • Dr. Wylie Tidwell III and his wife Kristin Tidwell
    Posted on March 11, 2016
    Dr. Wylie Tidwell III and Kristin Tidwell, both recent Walden University graduates, share how they supported one another while completing their degree programs.
  • Avi Stein
    Posted on August 18, 2015

    Walden student Avi Stein’s commitment to public health extends far beyond his professional duty.

  • Empowering Parents on the Sideline
    Posted on November 21, 2014

    Eric Luster is developing wearable technology to detect and report athletes’ traumatic brain injuries to parents in real time.

  • Lois Wachtel
    Posted on November 3, 2014

    Walden alumna shares how her work is impacting the field of early childhood education.

  • Dr. Heather Macdonald (right) and Dr. Karine Clay
    Posted on October 30, 2014

    In honor of Learning Disabilities Awareness Month, Dr. Heather Macdonald and Dr. Karine Clay share how they are applying an innovative learning model in schools around the world.

  • Nely Galán
    Posted on October 22, 2014

    Nely Galán, self-made media mogul and women’s empowerment advocate, offers women advice about starting a business

  • Dr. Holly Harring
    Posted on September 26, 2014

    Dr. Holly Harring, a School of Health Sciences faculty member, shares her ideas to help families and schools develop a taste for healthy eating.

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