Connecting People, Knowledge, and Opportunities for Positive Social Change
See how Walden brought its social change mission to life at a recent Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) Academy event co-hosted with AMN Healthcare.
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!
We'd like to congratulate Walden's Richard Jimenez, Social Change Fellow and Core faculty member, for his 2017-2018 David A. Wilson Award in Teaching and Excellence, as recognized by Laureate Education!
Richard's work, "Lived Experiences, Perceptions and Expectations of Asian and Latino/a Online Doctoral Students" is the basis for this award. Visit here to see all the winners.
Are you passionate about a social change issue but unsure how to translate that passion into a research topic? Are you approaching your capstone without a clear topic in place? Or perhaps you would like to practice being more objective in your research and writing. CAEX 6100: Critical Thinking for Social Change is a new course launching for quarter students on February 26th.
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Walden's Dr. Patty Costello publishes social change related children's book, Catalina and the King's Wall with Eifrig Publishing
See how the recipients of our Research & Applications for Social Change Grant and Fellowship will make a difference in their communities.
On January 22, 2018, Walden University was officially recertified as a Certified B-Corp™ by the non-profit B-Lab®, demonstrating our commitment to transforming the world through education.
Laureate was named a “B Corp MVP” for 2017 by B Lab, the independent non-profit that certifies companies committed to using business as a force for good in the world.
In January 2018, Laureate and Walden University were re-certified by B Lab, which occurs as part of a rigorous process every two years.
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.
Dear Walden Community,
Thank you for your interest in our recent virtual social change conference, which was held on Friday, March 8, from 11 am – 5 pm EST. Our expert panelists and presenters lead us in a robust exploration and dialog related to the direct and underlying causes that contribute to ongoing food and water insecurity and quality problems in the United States and internationally.
To view the conference sessions, please use the links below:
We hope to establish working interest groups on a range of topics explored during the conference and will post those up on our Walden Social Change Action Network soon.
We are proud to feature our faculty, students, alumni, and guests as both panelists and presenters. A detailed agenda and links to specific sessions is available soon on our conference website.
Participate in the Global Survey on Sustainability and the SDGs
What is the Global Survey? The Global Survey picks up on expectations and opinions on matters concerning sustainability, including the UN Sustainable Development Goals, in as many countries as possible throughout the world.
Your responses are anonymous. The survey is administered by the Government of Germany