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Oct 16, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Nely Galan, Self-Made Media Mogul and Women's Empowerment Advocate, Featured in Walden University Entrepreneurship Webinar

More and more people, especially women, are realizing that entrepreneurship may hold the key to career fulfillment and future financial security....

Oct 09, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Dickson "Doc" Hendley, founder of Wine to Water, to Speak at Walden University Academic Residency

 Dickson "Doc" Hendley, founder of Wine to Water, an American nonprofit organization dedicated to providing clean water and sanitation to...

Oct 08, 2014, 15:15 ET
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Walden University Celebrates Ninth Annual Global Days Of Service Volunteer Effort

 Walden University's annual Global Days of Service, a worldwide weeklong volunteer celebration, underscores the university's mission of social...

Sep 16, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Walden University Announces Recipients of Barbara Solomon Scholarships for Social Work

 Walden University is awarding six Barbara Solomon Scholarships for Social Work to outstanding students who demonstrate a proven commitment to...

Sep 15, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Public Voting Begins for Walden University's 2014 Scholars of Change Video Contest

177 students and alumni demonstrate how their degrees help them make a difference  Whether they're addressing challenges on a local level...

Sep 11, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Walden University Announces $5,000 Educator for a Day Grants

The Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership at Walden University will award up to $25,000 in grants to preK–12 schools that host...

Jul 18, 2014, 14:00 ET
Dr. Condoleezza Rice is presented an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa degree, from Walden University by its president, Dr. Cynthia Baum (PRNewsFoto/Walden University)

Walden University Celebrates 52nd Commencement With Largest Graduating Class in Attendance

Dr. Condoleezza Rice, former secretary of state, addressed more than 1,100 graduates and 5,500 guests, faculty, administration and staff...

Jun 23, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Walden University Programs Prepare Students for Career Paths in Homeland Security

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security employs more than 240,000 people whose job it is to protect Americans from a wide range of...

Jun 13, 2014, 15:30 ET
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William G. Durden, President Emeritus of Dickinson College, to Speak at Walden University Academic Residency

Dr. William G. "Bill" Durden, president emeritus and professor of liberal arts at Dickinson College, will speak to more than 500 doctoral students...

Jun 09, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Walden University Spotlights Doctoral Students Whose Degrees Changed Their World

Changing the world is no small feat, but Walden University doctoral graduates and students proudly say they are making a tangible impact in their...

May 19, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Walden University Offers New M.S. in Health Education and Promotion Program

 According to the World Health Organization (WHO), health education and promotion is crucial to improving outcomes in the prevention and...

May 08, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Walden University Announces Nurses of the Year Scholarships

 In recognition of National Nurses Week, Walden University is offering 12 nursing scholarships totaling more than $300,000 to help nurses...

May 07, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Walden University Spotlights More Than $370,000 In Scholarships For Educators During Teacher Appreciation Week

 Teacher Appreciation Week provides an annual reminder that educators change lives, and their leadership and commitment to the success...

Apr 30, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Walden University Offers Millions of Dollars in Scholarships, Grants and Tuition Assistance

As part of its continuing commitment to make higher education accessible and affordable, Walden University is offering millions of dollars in...

Apr 23, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Walden University Adds New Research-Focused Ph.D. in Nursing

 Continuous advancements in nursing science research, education and practice are increasing the demand for nurses with doctoral degrees. To...

Apr 22, 2014, 15:45 ET
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Walden University Announces Scholarships to Honor Social Work Pioneer

 To honor social work pioneer Dr. Barbara Solomon, Walden University is offering up to six Barbara Solomon Scholarships for Social Work...

Mar 27, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Walden University Faculty Present at American Counseling Association Conference & Expo

 Eleven faculty members from Walden University's School of Counseling will present their research and best practices at the American...

Mar 05, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Milton Chen, Senior Fellow at the George Lucas Educational Foundation, To Speak at Walden University Academic Residency

Dr. Milton Chen, senior fellow and executive director emeritus at the George Lucas Educational Foundation (GLEF), will speak to more than 400...

Feb 18, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Child and Adolescent Development Specialization Added to Walden University's M.S. in Psychology

An increased need for research, planning and advocacy for children and adolescents, along with heightened state and local emphasis on advanced...

Feb 11, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Estudio de Walden University revela que las escuelas y universidades desempeñan un papel importante en el cambio social positivo

Según la edición 2013 del Informe sobre el Impacto del Cambio Social de Walden University, casi todos los adultos (93% en...