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2014-04-04 23:22:16

Many community members know that Walden provides help for addiction and other behavioral health concerns. However, most are not aware that Walden’s help also now includes free support for families and others who have a loved one struggling with addiction. (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 The addictive behavior of a loved one can profoundly impact others. Whether it is a child, spouse, significant other, parent or sibling, the addiction of a loved one can be a painful and isolating issue for loved...

2014-04-02 23:26:16

The CareFirst grant will help support Walden’s 24-hour crisis hotline and suffering victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Walden has received a grant for $10,000 from CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield (CareFirst) to provide general operating support for the organization’s Crisis and Trauma/Mental Health Program. The CareFirst grant will help support Walden’s 24-hour crisis hotline and suffering victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. To date,...

2014-03-12 23:03:12

Join Walden and St.Mary's College 4th Annual Walk A Mile in Her Shoes event on Sunday, April 6th. St Mar's City, MD (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Come join Walden and St. Mary’s College for the 4th Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes®-St. Mary’s event: The Men's March to Stop Rape, Assault and Gender Violence on Sunday, April 6th. This is a rain or shine event taking place at the St Mary's College of MD Track: 18952 E. Fisher Rd. in St. Mary’s City with a rain location in...

2013-12-16 16:25:24

$50,000 awarded to Scholars whose inspiring videos document efforts to make a difference in their communities MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- From helping young victims of human trafficking to supporting veterans returning to civilian life in the United States, more than 200 Walden University students and alumni submitted inspiring videos of social change in their communities for the university's 2013 Scholars of Change video contest. (Logo:...

2013-11-01 16:22:18

BUFFALO, N.Y., Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of their 5-year anniversary in Buffalo, Bar Louie at Walden Galleria is hosting a two-day blowout bash this Thursday and Friday. To celebrate they'll be offering some of the specials that have made them famous over the years, including their iconic "Dollar Burgers" and $10 buckets. In addition, they will also feature their signature martinis for only $5 all day. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120227/DA60510) (Logo:...

2013-05-28 16:27:55

Address to students on June 1 in Phoenix will focus on globalization and technology in education MINNEAPOLIS, May 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Yong Zhao, internationally known scholar, author and speaker whose works focus on the implications of globalization and technology on education, will address more than 600 doctoral students at Walden University's academic residency on Saturday, June 1, at the Phoenix Convention Center. (Logo:...

2013-02-19 16:24:16

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- World champion, Paralympian, advocate and author Dr. Anjali Forber-Pratt will speak to more than 500 doctoral students at Walden University's academic residency on Saturday, Feb. 23, at the Sheraton Atlanta. In her plenary address, "Dream. Drive. Do.," Dr. Forber-Pratt will share her inspirational story and explain why everyone has the potential to succeed. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110920/MM71012-b) Adopted as an infant from...

161-Year Study Shows Warmer World Causes Earlier Spring Flowering
2013-01-17 09:10:44

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists from three universities have found that record temperatures in 2010 and 2012 resulted in the earliest spring flowering season in the eastern United States in more than 160 years. Using the phenological records of two iconic American naturalists, Henry David Thoreau and Aldo Leopold, scientists have shown that some springtime bloomers have appeared as much as a month earlier in response to the warming climate. This study...

2012-12-20 16:23:59

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Jonathan Kozol, a New York Times best-selling author and one of the most respected voices on public education in the United States today, will speak to more than 650 doctoral students at Walden University's academic residency on Saturday, Dec. 29, at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110920/MM71012-b ) Kozol, perhaps the most widely read and highly honored education writer in the United States, has been...

2012-10-15 15:21:02

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 2,500 volunteers from Walden University's international community of students, alumni, faculty and staff, along with their friends, family and colleagues, gathered in more than 700 cities in 15 countries during the seventh annual Global Day of Service on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, to demonstrate the impact that social change agents can make in just 24 hours. (LOGO: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110920/MM71012-b ) "Walden's...