May 2011

By Melissa Donahue Dear Future WGU Graduate, It has finally happened – I DID IT! (It's something we all want to be able to say at the end of the day, when that final grade comes in and the Capstone project is completed.) Someday, the question will come up: "Do

This week is a big week for the WGU community as we prepare to launch WGU Washington on Thursday – and the week kicked off first thing Monday morning with news in the Seattle Times and the Puget Sound Business Journal announcing the leader who will take the reins as

The WGU community just keeps getting bigger. In fact, this month we’ve reached two major milestones: We now have 25,000 students, and more than 10,000 students have completed an online bachelor’s or master’s degree since WGU’s inception. These numbers are just the latest sign of the steady growth WGU has

The flexibility of an online university means you can continue your education year-round without being stuck in the classroom all summer long. But this freedom can pose some challenges: How do you stay motivated to stick with your studies when outdoor fun beckons? As an online university student, you’ve already

WGU students have two more reasons to be proud of being part of the WGU community. Last week, the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) recognized WGU with two awards for excellence in distance learning. As one of our Facebook fans wrote, "This is great news. It helps to make

This week, Seth Otteson of Riverton, Utah, became the second winner in our Facebook "Like" sweepstakes . Seth, an undergrad in the WGU Teachers College, is a married father with five kids who enjoys the flexibility of seeking an online teaching degree at WGU – and who will walk away

The WGU Facebook community is fewer than 100 fans away from celebrating another winner. Our Facebook "Like" sweepstakes, which launched in December, has already made a Kindle winner of Jessica Crawford , a WGU Teachers College student from Warren, Pennsylvania, who won her prize when the WGU Facebook page reached

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