Cincinnati, Feb. 5, 2007 – Teresa Nared, a PhD student studying organization and management at Capella University, an accredited, fully online university, has been named a Profiles in Courage 2007 Honoree by Fifth Third Bank, WCPO-TV, the Urban League of Greater Cincinnati, the University of Cincinnati and the Cincinnati Herald. Read the rest of this entry »

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MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 10, 2007 — Capella University (www.capella.edu), an accredited, fully online university with more than 16,300 students, has released its latest podcast, which features an interview with PhD student Sharon Beverly, who is Director of Athletics & Physical Education at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York. Part of the “Inside Online Education” podcast series, this installment highlights Beverly’s experience being one of the only – if not the only – female African American athletic directors at a Division III college. Read the rest of this entry »

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 13, 2006 – One received a Purple Heart after being wounded by a roadside bomb in Iraq. One lost 150 pounds through a commitment to running and healthy eating. And one had to learn to walk again after breaking her neck in a car crash, and is a recent cancer survivor. They represent the three Capella University (www.capella.edu)  students chosen to compete in the upcoming Antarctica Marathon. Capella, which is an accredited online university, is the presenting sponsor of the marathon, which will be held on King George Island on Feb. 26, 2007. Read the rest of this entry »

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 7, 2006 — Capella University (www.capella.edu), an accredited online university and a leader in online education, has released its latest podcast, which features an interview with Carol Young, a recent PhD graduate and neonatal nurse in Houston. Part of the “Inside Online Education” podcast series, this installment highlights Young’s experience earning an advanced degree later in life, and the similarities to her passion for running marathons. She has completed more than a dozen marathons since age 54, which is also when she started pursuing her PhD.   Read the rest of this entry »

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 19, 2006 – Eileen Timmins, a PhD student of Capella University’s School of Business and Technology, presented on human resources leadership at the Oxford Round Table 2006 Women in Leadership Conference at Exeter College in Oxford, England, on Aug. 7. Read the rest of this entry »