Trending in Education - Proactive Care for Adult Learners with Elise Awwad

Elise Awwad, Vice President of Strategic Enrollment at DeVry University, joins Mike this week to explore how DeVry has been delivering proactive care as part of its educational philosophy for adult learners. We examine how they were able to respond to the twin challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and the civil unrest in response to the death of George Floyd. 
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Education Talk Radio - Interview with Elise Awwad, Vice President of Strategic Enrollment, DeVry University

Elise Awwad, vice president of Strategic Enrollment for DeVry University was a recent guest on the Education Talk Radio podcast. 
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Chicago Sun-Times - New DeVry University Advantage Academy grad doubles up with associate’s degree at same time

Getting her highschool diploma and an associate’s degree at 18 is beyond what DeVry University Advantage Academy’s valedictorian could have expected when she came to the United States from Morocco eight years ago.
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IBL News - DeVry University Releases a Complimentary Video Library to Build In-Demand Tech Skills

IBL News | New York

DeVry University announced the free release of nine skills-building video series on programming with Python, data analytics, and IoT fundamentals, machine learning, and Excel, among other in-demand subjects.


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Career Education Review - DeVry University Answers the Call to Reskill America With Complimentary Technology Skills-Building Video Series

Nine Self-Paced Videos Covering Python, IoT, Data Analytics, Excel and Machine Learning Provide An Accessible On-Ramp to In-Demand Subjects
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CNBC - Some students are considering dropping out of college because of coronavirus

"[Elise] Awwad says because DeVry has long had online education offerings, it is prepared to offer the kinds of technological support that remote learning requires."
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Peterson's Publishing - A Beginner's Guide to Online Learning

With students moving to online learning, Lynn Burks, Ph.D., DeVry University dean of faculty, was interviewed for an in-depth look at what it means to learn online. 
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WGN-TV Midday News - COVID-19: E-learning challenges, advice on staying motivated and focused

As millions of American students find themselves moving online from traditional classrooms, DeVry University student Richard Lara shares some of his tips.
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Record Gazette - Local DeVry alumnus helps design Solar Energy Tracking System

Banning resident David Palmer was one of two recent DeVry University graduates to be honored with the People’s Choice Award at the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Global Humanitarian Technology Conference.
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Career Education Review - DeVry University Students Create Digital Games for Travelers at O’Hare Airport

Traveling through Chicago O’Hare International Airport during spring break? Travelers can stop by the Fly with Butch O’Hare family lounge, located near Gate F3 in Terminal 2. In addition to a play area for children, the lounge has custom-designed video games for young and adult travelers alike that were created and developed by DeVry University students in partnership with the Chicago Department of Aviation.
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