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2011-11-02 07:00:00

Michael J. Offerman wins WCET's Richard Jonsen Award Boulder, CO (PRWEB) November 02, 2011 The WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies (WCET) has honored Michael J. Offerman, president emeritus, Capella University, with the Richard Jonsen Award, given annually to a WCET member whose career has been committed to improving postsecondary educational programs and services through innovative uses of technology. The award also recognizes Offermanâs exceptional service to...

2009-09-08 11:46:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Capella University announced today that just sixty days after contracting with Docufide, they've successfully launched electronic transcript delivery services for all of their students and alumni. The new transcript services will provide secure, online student/alumni requesting and electronic transcript delivery to any destination globally through Docufide's Secure Transcript service. In 2008, Capella formed a committee to perform a cost analysis of...

2008-10-06 15:00:41

Capella University (www.capella.edu), an accredited(a) online university that has built its reputation by providing quality graduate education for working adults, has announced that it will host a free webinar discussion, Treating Returning Servicemembers: Are Mental Health Professionals Ready? on Oct. 13, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The discussion will be led by military mental health experts from the American Counseling Association (ACA) and the American Psychological Society (APA),...

2008-10-03 15:00:24

Capella University (www.capella.edu), an accredited(a) online university that has built its reputation by providing quality graduate education for working adults, announced today that special education teacher Gloria Niles of San Leandro, CA, has been awarded a $50,000 Phenomenal Women scholarship from the university to pursue her online PhD in Education, with a specialization in Special Education Leadership. The scholarship was named in honor of five Capella PhD students who were...

2008-08-12 12:02:06

Almost 100 percent of American Counseling Association (ACA) members who completed a Capella University survey on military mental health issues have taken action to increase their understanding of post-combat and re-entry issues of returning servicemembers. The results also indicated that ACA survey respondents feel better prepared to help post-combat servicemembers than other mental health professionals who took the survey. ACA members feel better prepared to help servicemembers The...

2008-07-31 09:01:11

Capella University (NASDAQ: CPLA), an accredited(a), fully online university based in Minneapolis, announced that the Arizona Department of Education has approved Capella's master's specialization in School Counseling, designating it a "highly effective" program. As a result of the approval, graduates of Capella's Master of Science, School Counseling specialization, are automatically eligible to apply for certification as a school counselor in Arizona. Because completion of a state-approved...

2008-07-01 09:00:13

Military troops are returning from combat zones with mental health issues, and counselors, psychologists, and other mental health professionals feel unprepared. Yet, there are things that every American can do to help. These are among the findings in Joining Forces America, a Capella University-sponsored study of returning servicemembers and mental health professionals. Servicemembers & mental health professionals agree that troops are reluctant to seek help Nearly half of...


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