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Walden University Center for Social Change

Social Change News and Events

Walden Virtual Fulbright Association Chapter Plans Project in Haiti

Students in Haiti

Led by PhD student Nadia  Delanoy, the educational pilot will cultivate the essence of Fulbright with students in grades 9-12. Read more

Creating a Meaningful Life in the Aftermath of Trauma and Beyond Posttraumatic Growth

Webinar for Walden Students/Alumni Nov. 4, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Eastern

This webinar is for those who may currently be struggling with trauma, those who are trauma survivors and want to learn more, those who work with trauma survivors (knowingly or not, which includes all of us), and those who have yet to experience a significant traumatic event but want to better inoculate themselves against some of the trauma outcomes likely to be encountered when they too become survivors.

Registration for Walden Students/Alumni


CNO Academy Benefits Puerto Rico Children’s Hospital

See how Walden brought its social change mission to life at a recent Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) Academy event co-hosted with AMN Healthcare.

Dr. Jonas Nguh Recognized as 2018-2019 Commitment to Social Change Award Winner

The Center for Social Change would like to congratulate Dr. Nguh, a Walden Alumnus and faculty in the School of Nursing, for his continued dedication to leading action in helping women around the world achieve better maternal  and reproductive health outcomes!

Social Change Announcements

Apply for a Social Change Grant by Nov. 1

Grants will be awarded to applicants whose outstanding proposals reflect the university’s mission to foster social change through research and the education of scholar-practitioners, as well as Walden’s determination to uniquely effect positive social change worldwide.

Global Days of Service 2019

Find an event near you in October and volunteer! Or create and share your own project. Use the new Walden Change Action Network: Together WeCAN!

Walden Change Action Network
Together WeCAN!

We are donating $100 to charity. Learn how to enter your charity in the drawing!

Walden Alumni Panel: “Leading Social Change”

Understanding your why, the importance of networking and building community, and learning to lead in social change were among the topics discussed by Dr. Hema Chaurasia, Dr. Rafael Matos, Dr. Crystal Francis, Dr. Tammira Lucas, and Dr. Sharon Hargrove Porter. The panel was moderated by alumnus and Dean of Student Affairs Dr. Walter McCollum.