September 2017 President’s Message

Can you believe it is September already? This year has gone by so fast with so many amazing things happening in our community. Jumping into the fall semester, we are glad to have students back on campus. There’s nothing quite like a fall morning buzzing with new Warriors. Meanwhile, you, our online students, have been working away throughout the summer to further your academic progress. I am thrilled to share with you the newest...

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Waldorf Adds Another Online Graduate Program
Aug15

Waldorf Adds Another Online Graduate Program

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”- Nelson Mandela Since its establishment in 1903, Waldorf University has aimed to bring change to the world through the education of our students. I believe what Mr. Mandela said was true—education is a very powerful thing which can change the lives of those who utilize it. And a truly world-changing education begins with world-changing educators—teachers...

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July 2017 President’s Message
Jul06

July 2017 President’s Message

Hello Students and Alumni! I hope you are having a fantastic summer and you are staying cool and relaxed, wherever you may be! I have been thinking a lot lately about the four pillars that our institution was founded upon. Last year when we made the transition from Waldorf College to Waldorf University, we reviewed our values, core mission and vision. From that discussion, there were four words that stood as a testament to the past,...

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June 2017 President’s Message
Jun14

June 2017 President’s Message

Are you feeling some late spring fever? I have noticed that I, and many around me, are feeling the effects of spring fever. It seems as days get longer, our attention spans shorten and we look forward to vacations and events later in the year. On some nice spring days it is hard to sit in an office. And I bet it is even harder to work on your school work when family events, work commitments and beautiful weather are all on conflicting...

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May 2017 President’s Message
May11

May 2017 President’s Message

Happy Spring Everyone! I hope you are having as great a start to your season as I have had. Last week, I attended the first ever graduation ceremony for Waldorf University. There have, of course, been 113 Waldorf College graduation ceremonies before this but this was the first ceremony of Waldorf University. This momentous day was so special not because of our institution’s new name, but mainly because we had the largest graduating...

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April 2017 President’s Message
Apr03

April 2017 President’s Message

This month I had the pleasure of going down to our Orange Beach campus to visit with our Waldorf online staff. You may not know, but while our residential campus is in Forest City, Iowa, most of our online support staff works in Orange Beach, Alabama. You may have already learned this after noticing that many of your advisors had more of a Southern twang than a Midwestern accent on the phone! These Waldorf University staff and faculty...

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