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Texas Teacher Receives Inaugural Sanford Teacher Award

Kline is one of five PreK-12 teachers who are being recognized as part of the launch of a national competition to recognize inspiring teachers from each state Dallas, TX – In recognition of teachers who inspire students to achieve their greatest potential, National University System has launched the first annual Sanford Teacher Award, a half-million …

Search For Nations 50 Top Inspiring Teachers

One PreK-12 teacher in each state will be recognized for creating inspirational and harmonious classrooms that advance student development and achievement Chancellor Cunningham visits Jaime Escalante Early Education Center to honor first Sanford Teacher Award inaugural recipient Rafaela Campos, joined by school principal Lisseett Hernandez and LAUSD officials. San Diego, CA – In recognition of …

Research Project Secures National Science Foundation Grant

Award of $250,000 aimed at encouraging undergraduate students to pursue STEM fields through participation in research projects National University STEM students and faculty collaborate with Scripps Institute of Oceanography to conduct on-site research San Diego, CA – A team of researchers led by two National University professors has secured a National Science Foundation grant to …

National University System Advances Efforts to Increase Access to a Quality, Affordable College Degree for $8,500 a Year with the Launch of JFKu Online Powered by FlexCourse™

FlexCourse, a teaching and learning platform offering self-paced online degree programs, comes from a combination of acclaimed technological assets and programs of UniversityNow, which were acquired by NUS, and enhancements and customization by NUS developers; NUS affiliate John F. Kennedy University is the first to integrate FlexCourse, with classes starting in September San Diego, Calif. …

National University and San Diego Padres Honor Local Teachers at Teacher Appreciation Night

May 11 event celebrates exceptional teaching by recognizing San Diego County District Teachers of the Year, including 18 National University Alumni San Diego, Calif. – In recognition of 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 …

National University Scholarship Program Launched to Honor the Nation’s Diverse Student Population and Adult Learners

The National University Scholars Program covers tuition and expenses for 100 qualified students who demonstrate leadership and academic success; Now available to community college transfer students, the program offers global study opportunities and leadership training San Diego, Calif. –With adult learners becoming a significant part of the nation’s higher education population, National University is pleased …

National University Hosts Inaugural Graduation Celebration in Nevada

National University will recognize students at a special Nevada Graduation Celebration on Sunday, April 29, 2018. The private, nonprofit university, which holds commencement ceremonies in Northern and Southern California each year, is thrilled to kick off its inaugural Nevada ceremony that recognizes a diverse student population and includes students completing their degree programs online and …

Stedman Graham Named Keynote Speaker for National University’s Northern California Commencement

San Jose, Calif. – Stedman Graham, a New York Times bestselling author and world-renowned speaker on Identity Leadership, will deliver the keynote address at the April 22nd Northern California Commencement Ceremony for National University, which is among the largest private, nonprofit universities in California. Stedman Graham, a New York Times bestselling author and world-renowned speaker …

World-Renowned Economist Raj Chetty, Ph.D. Joins Precision Institute at National University Distinguished Speaker Series in Partnership with San Diego Workforce Partnership and San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation

Dr. Chetty, a professor of economics at Stanford University, will deliver a special lecture on Feb. 27 to more than 300 community leaders regarding economic mobility in San Diego San Diego, CA – National University is partnering with the San Diego Workforce Partnership and the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation (EDC) to launch a …