WGU Labs Invests in Developer of Digital Learning Tools and Support
September 09, 2021 13:25 ET | Western Governors University
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, Sept. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Accelerator at WGU Labs, an affiliate of online nonprofit Western Governors University, today announced an investment in and strategic...
More Than 1,500 Students to Participate in WGU’s Summer Virtual Commencement on Saturday
August 20, 2021 12:17 ET | Western Governors University
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, Aug. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- This weekend, Western Governors University (WGU) will celebrate the resilience and dedication of more than 1,500 new graduates who have earned...
Western Governors University Receives $4.9 Million Grant to Help Close Educational Gaps for Underserved Populations
August 18, 2021 10:00 ET | Western Governors University
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, Aug. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Western Governors University (WGU) and WGU Advancement—the university’s fundraising arm—announced today that the university will carry out...
OneTen Coalition Names Nation’s Leading Nonprofit, Online University as Endorsed Education Partner
August 17, 2021 15:19 ET | Western Governors University
SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Western Governors University (WGU) today announced that it has been endorsed as an education partner by OneTen, a coalition of leading executives...
Multi-Institution Survey of Nearly 700 College Students Points to New Digital Divide in Online Learning
August 05, 2021 11:00 ET | Western Governors University
SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The College Innovation Network (CIN), an initiative spearheaded by WGU Labs, today published the results of a multi-institution survey aimed at...
U.S. Secretary of Commerce to Headline Open Skills Network’s Inaugural Skills Summit
July 26, 2021 11:57 ET | Western Governors University
Salt Lake City, Utah, July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Highlighting the urgent need to close America’s skills gap and equip the workforce of the future, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo...
Calming the Homework Chaos: Using Automated Assignment Reminders to Boost Course Performance
July 20, 2021 13:06 ET | Western Governors University
Salt Lake City, Utah, July 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Accelerator at WGU Labs, an affiliate of online nonprofit Western Governors University, today announced an investment in and strategic...
Open Skills Network Receives $850,000 Grant from Walmart
July 15, 2021 10:00 ET | Western Governors University
Salt Lake City, Utah, July 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Thanks to a generous new $850,000 grant from Walmart, the Open Skills Network (OSN) is poised for a significant expansion of its mission to...
21 Finalists Announced for Women Tech Awards
June 29, 2021 11:00 ET | Western Governors University
Salt Lake City, Utah, June 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Women Tech Council (WTC), a national organization focused on the economic impact of women in the technology sector, today announced the 21...
WGU Appoints Nadeem Syed as Chief Financial Officer
June 21, 2021 11:13 ET | Western Governors University
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, June 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Western Governors University (WGU) is pleased to welcome Nadeem Syed as Chief Financial Officer. He succeeds David Grow, who’s led financial...