Scholars of Change Winners - 2016

Walden hosts the annual Scholars of Change video contest as part of its commitment to social change. Watch the personal stories of Walden students and graduates who demonstrate how a Walden education is helping them make a positive difference in their lives and the lives of those in their communities.

Homeless to Housed

Building a Bridge From Homeless to Housed
With a PhD from Walden in social work, Dawn Broers learned to use evidence-based services to address homelessness in her community.

Change in Nigerian Public Schools

Effecting Change in Nigerian Public Schools
Maria Onyia utilizes her degree from Walden to enrich Nigerian public schools and the communities they serve by training teachers.

Second Chances for Incarcerated Women

Giving Incarcerated Women a Second Chance
Walden DBA student Dawn Harrington breaks down barriers to give incarcerated women a second chance through support and advocacy.

Battling Postpartum Neglect

With her doctoral degree in psychology from Walden, Tamar Boyd alleviates postpartum symptoms of depression for mothers in communities.

Support for Homeless Veterans

New Lease on Life for Homeless Veterans
Walden alumni Howard Hill effects change in his Atlanta community by providing homeless veterans critical support and crisis counseling.

Securing Our Nation's Transportation

Securing Our Nations Transportation Systems
Lonnie Brinson, security advisor at the TSA, employs critical skills to help prevent future domestic terrorist attacks.

Inspiration Through Excellence

Inspiring Future Generations by Modeling Excellence
As a recipient of numerous scholarships and awards, Walden PhD Trenese McNealy inspires her community through educational excellence.
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