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National University’s Southern California Commencement Ceremony June 11 will feature keynote speaker Wes Moore, a best-selling author, Rhodes Scholar, U.S. Army veteran, and education leader. The University’s commencement exercises will bring together thousands of students and their families and friends to hear Mr. Moore’s speech and celebrate graduation at Petco Park, marking the first time the University has hosted the venue at the iconic San Diego location.
Sanford Harmony, an innovative social-emotional learning program that reinforces positive peer interactions among children, will soon expand to Los Angeles after school programs run by LA’s BEST, an organization that provides safe and supervised after school education, enrichment and recreation programs. The agreement with California-based National University, which is leading the program’s expansion, means that LA's Best will ultimately integrate the PreK-6 Sanford Harmony program at nearly 200 school sites serving 25,000 children.
National University Nurse-Managed Clinic uses telehealth technologies and provides an inter-professional, community-based approach to address health needs in Watts; Project is being done in partnership with UCLA and community groups
The first graduating class of the Fundraising Academy through the recently-established partnership between The San Diego Foundation and National University’s Sanford Institute of Philanthropy is being recognized this month at a special ceremony.
In recognition of the region’s exceptional PreK-12 teachers, National University joins the San Diego Padres in honoring San Diego County teachers as the presenting partner of the Padres’ Annual Teacher Appreciation Night at their May 6 game against the New York Mets at Petco Park.