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Enroll in Torrens University Free MOOC for Autism Community

Fellow Laureate University, Torrens, is now offering  a free "The Voices of Autism Massive Open Online Course" (MOOC). Visit here for details.

New Social Change Course--Critical Thinking for Social Change--Now Available

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.


Meet Walden's 2018 Social Change Fellows and Grant Recipients

Meet our 2017 Scholars of ChangeView their videos here.

2017 Here for Good Awards Winners and Honorees

Walden University Supports new "Defining Hope" Documentary 

  See the Documentary Trailer Here

Walden's Dr. Patty Costello publishes social change related children's book, Catalina and the King's Wall with Eifrig Publishing

Social Change Announcements


Walden Officially Re-Certified as a Certified B Corporation®

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 Named “B Corp MVP” in 2017

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.

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Social Change Events


Thank You for Participating in Global Days of Service

Thanks for participating in our St. Paul visit to the Harriett Tubman East Center and at Bay Brook Intermediate public school in Baltimore.

Be the Catalyst--President's Perspective

A Global Days of Service Story

Be on the Lookout for more information on the Career Center's upcoming Networking Event: Walden Social Change Networking Hour

SAGE Research Methods Open House--With a Focus on Social Change

Dr. Janet Salmons, a member of Walden's Center for Social Change Advisory Council,

will be hosting a special SAGE Research Methods Virtual Open House from February 1 to March 18th.  Dr. Salmons will highlight resources of interest to social change, and social justice-oriented research.