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7/11/2012 1:57 pm

The 23rd commencement ceremony at WGU is a big one - this summer, we mark our 15th anniversary! More than 16,000 graduates have earned their degrees online from WGU since we were incorporated in 1997, starting with Genevieve Kirch, WGU’s first graduate in December 2000.

6/22/2012 1:40 pm

For stay-at-home mom Marion Brooks, earning a degree in teaching math online has proved to be exactly what she was looking for: a flexible, affordable way to pursue a high-demand job as a math teacher despite the demands of being a busy married mother of two young boys.

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6/18/2012 8:42 am

Say the word “student,” and many people will think of kids. School kids on a playground; high school kids hanging out by their lockers; there’s even the common phrase “college kids” to talk about young adults at a university. But at an online university built for busy working adults like WGU, the connection between “student” and “kids” is a different one.

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6/12/2012 10:04 am

Last month during National Nurses Week, we introduced you to online MSN-Leadership and Management degree student Gladys Adjei-Poku, a Ghanaian-born nursing manager at the University of Utah Hospital who helps organize a yearly humanitarian medical trip back to Ghana.

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