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City of San Diego Fire-Rescue Dept. Lt., Andy Lerum, who has been at the forefront of bringing the latest technology to the city's lifeguard division, is the 2016 recipient of the City of San Diego/National University Professional Development Scholarship.
National University’s Sanford Institute of Philanthropy is pleased to announce the launch of an affiliate institute at Bellevue University that will help nonprofits increase their fundraising capabilities, positively impacting Nebraska and the western Iowa region.
The National University System announced today that its affiliate, City University of Seattle (CityU), a nonprofit leader in serving adult learners and providing an array of global study programs, has appointed Randy Frisch as President, effective Oct. 1.
Sara Kelly, Ed.D, Associate Professor in the School of Professional Studies at National University, embarked on a journey to create her documentary: Model Citizens, a project that took her deep into the world of model railroading. Dr. Kelly is the department Chair of Journalism, Film, and Entertainment Arts, which has a variety of program options for those interested in storytelling, whether in print or through the use of digital media.
The annual Comic-Con International event comes to San Diego on Wednesday, July 20. But did you know that the very first order of business at Comic-Con will be an interactive workshop for educators?
Dr. Gangaram Singh, an award-winning educator and administrator with a background in leading strategic growth initiatives, has been named Provost at National University.
National University and the San Diego Padres honor National University Military Scholarship winners annually during a special pre-game event. This year’s Military Appreciation Day event is slated for the Sunday, July 17 ballgame against the San Francisco Giants at Petco Park. The National University Military Scholarship Program recognizes National University students who live in San Diego, are active-duty military or military veterans, and who have demonstrated sustained educational success and leadership. Here are stories of five of the ten recipients.
In recognition of the contributions and sacrifices made by our military community, National University and the San Diego Padres will honor ten recipients of the National University Military Scholarship at the July 17 San Diego Padres game at Petco Park against the San Francisco Giants. The recognitions are part of the University’s Military Appreciation Day, which includes a hosted reception for members of the military community, and other activities that highlight the value of supporting ongoing education opportunities for veterans and military personnel.
National University’s Sanford College of Education, which recommends more teachers for credentials than any other university in California, will co-host the second annual Better Together: California Teachers Summit on July 29, 2016. The Summit is a free statewide day of learning and networking that is open to all California PreK-12 teachers, teacher candidates, school administrators, and other educators. National University - which held one of the largest of the statewide events last year - invites San Diego area teachers to share ideas, join a teacher network, and learn effective strategies for implementing the new California Standards in their classrooms. Running from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Summit will take place at the Town and Country Convention Center, located at 500 Hotel Circle N. in San Diego.
Stedman Graham—professor at National University, New York Times bestselling author, and widely regarded speaker in the topic of leadership principles—was the keynote speaker at the Military Child Education Coalition conference on June 27 in Washington DC. He was joined by National University’s Military and VA Programs team, which hosted a booth at the conference in support of military families and their children.