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Jul 29, 2016, 11:30 ET Walden University Celebrates 56th Commencement in National Harbor, Maryland

More than 1,340 graduates, along with about 6,000 guests, attended Walden University's 56th Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, July 16, 2016, at...


Apr 11, 2016, 14:00 ET Walden University Introduces New Tempo Learning™ Competency-Based Programs

Walden University, a pioneer in online education, is introducing two new programs offered through Tempo Learning™, its self-paced educational...


Feb 11, 2016, 13:00 ET Walden University Names The Barbara Solomon School of Social Work and Human Services

Walden University announced that it has renamed its School of Social Work and Human Services in honor of Dr. Barbara Solomon, in recognition of her...


Jan 08, 2016, 13:00 ET Ziauddin Yousafzai, Human Rights Activist, to Speak at Walden University Winter Commencement

 Ziauddin Yousafzai, educator and human rights activist, will be the keynote speaker at Walden University's 55th Commencement Ceremony on...


Dec 29, 2015, 14:00 ET Walden University Scholars of Change Demonstrate the Impact of Positive Social Change

Walden University Scholars of Change are students and graduates who focus on the future, whether they are founding organizations to make an impact...


Dec 29, 2015, 14:00 ET Walden University Scholars of Change Demonstrate the Impact of Positive Social Change

Walden University Scholars of Change are students and graduates who focus on the future, whether they are founding organizations to make an impact...


Dec 15, 2015, 12:30 ET Walden University's Master of Social Work (MSW) Program Receives CSWE Accreditation

 Walden University has announced the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), the sole accrediting agency for social work education in the...


Dec 15, 2015, 12:30 ET Walden University's Master of Social Work (MSW) Program Receives CSWE Accreditation

 Walden University has announced the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), the sole accrediting agency for social work education in the...


Sep 22, 2015, 15:30 ET Public Voting Begins for Walden University's 2015 Scholars of Change Video Contest

Whether they're addressing challenges locally or globally, Walden University students and alumni are putting the university's social change mission...


Jun 17, 2015, 14:00 ET Dr. William G. Durden, President Emeritus of Dickinson College, to Speak at Walden University's Summer Commencement

Dr. William G. "Bill" Durden, a Fulbright Scholar, distinguished educator and internationally respected leader in higher education, will be...


May 28, 2015, 14:00 ET Dr. Rishi Manchanda, Author and Public Health Advocate, to Address Walden University Doctoral Students

 Public health innovator Dr. Rishi Manchanda will speak to more than 900 doctoral students at Walden University's academic residency on...


Apr 14, 2015, 12:00 ET Walden University's Competency-Based M.S. in Early Childhood Studies Approved by the U.S. Department of Education as a Direct Assessment Program

Walden University announced today that it has received approval from the U.S. Department of Education to disburse Title IV financial aid to...


Mar 30, 2015, 14:00 ET Stephen Lewis, Celebrated Humanitarian and Former U.N. Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa, To Address Walden University Doctoral Students

Stephen Lewis, one of the world's most influential commentators on social affairs, international development and human rights, will speak to more...


Mar 03, 2015, 09:45 ET Former Foreign Minister and Somali First Lady Shares Inspiring Story of Social Change with Walden University Graduates

Edna Adan, former foreign minister and Somali first lady, addressed more than 1,050 graduates and 4,600 guests, faculty, administration and staff...


May 07, 2014, 11:00 ET 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Walden University Survey Finds Schools and Universities Play Important Role in Positive Social Change

 According to Walden University's 2013 Social Change Impact Report, nearly all adults (93%, on average) agree it is important that schools...


Feb 11, 2014, 14:00 ET 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...


Feb 05, 2014, 14:00 ET Walden University Counseling Programs Earn CACREP Accreditation

 Walden University announced today that its Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision and M.S. in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling...


Jan 13, 2014, 14:00 ET Walden University Awards Six Scholarships to Recognize Public Health Leaders

Six Walden University public health students who have promoted positive change by helping to save lives and money through a specific public health...