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8/19/2011 11:15 am

We’ve all heard it said time and again: “Set goals!” But sometimes a lack of goals isn’t the problem; it’s the vagueness of the goal that’s an issue. When an objective is not specific or personal enough to measure and track, it becomes useless. For instance, my goal is to graduate within four years of having enrolled at WGU – a laudable goal; however, there is so much wiggle room in that timeframe, it would be easy to get off track.

Teachers College
8/8/2011 1:39 pm

This week, Izumi Muraki of San Ysidro, California, became the third and final winner in our Facebook “Like” sweepstakes. Izumi, an undergrad in the WGU Teachers College, is a world traveler who needs to be able to take her education on the go – which is why WGU’s online degree programs are a perfect fit for her.

Teachers College
6/6/2011 9:00 am

It was early 2007 and our family (a soldier, a wife, and three boys) had just arrived on Kadena Air Force Base in Okinawa, Japan. As far as moves go, this one was pretty seamless. The flights, although sleepless, were manageable enough. And thanks to the competent and friendly Housing staff, we were quickly placed in a nice home. Situated atop a beautiful hilltop with a bit of an ocean view, I was in heaven. Then, for good measure, all of our household goods arrived undamaged.

5/5/2011 4:00 pm

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 with an iPad 2 just for being one of our 8,000-plus Facebook fans.