Olympian Elana Meyers-Taylor to Address Graduates at DeVry University Commencement

July 08, 2014- ATLANTA, July 08, 2014 - Elana Meyers-Taylor, two-time Olympic medalist, will deliver the keynote address at DeVry University’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, July 20 at 1 p.m. More than 500 graduates will be conferred at the Arena at Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Georgia, where Meyers-Taylor will speak to the importance of perseverance and determination. read more >

U.S. Olympian Elana Meyers-Taylor to Address Graduates at DeVry University Commencement

June 24, 2014- FREMONT, Calif., June 24, 2014 - Elana Meyers-Taylor, two-time U.S. Olympic medalist, will deliver the keynote address at DeVry University’s commencement ceremony on Fri., June 27, at 11 a.m. More than 250 graduates from the Bay Area will be conferred at Chabot College’s Reed L. Buffington Visual and Performing Arts Center in Hayward, California, where Meyers-Taylor will speak to the importance of perseverance and determination. read more >

Olympic Hopeful Moza Fay to Address Graduates at DeVry University Commencement

June 24, 2014- SANDY, Utah, June 24, 2014 - Olympic Hopeful Moza Fay will deliver the keynote address at DeVry University’s commencement ceremony on Saturday, June 28 at 10 a.m. More than 40 graduates from DeVry University’s Sandy Campus and online students from the area will be conferred at The Events at Jordan Commons in Sandy, Utah, where Fay will speak to the importance of determination. read more >

Olympian Johnny Quinn to Address Graduates at DeVry University Commencement

June 20, 2014- KANSAS CITY, Mo. – June 20, 2014 – Johnny Quinn, Olympic medalist, will deliver the keynote address at DeVry University’s commencement ceremony on Sat., June 21 at 2 p.m. More than 300 graduates from the Kansas City Campus, Kansas City Downtown Center and online graduates from the area will be conferred at the Overland Park Convention Center in Overland Park, Kansas, where Quinn will speak to the importance of how preparation and passion can lead to success. read more >

DeVry University Appoints Joseph Onorio as President of Tinley Park Campus

May 14, 2014- DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., May 14, 2014 - DeVry University today announced the appointment of Joseph Onorio as president of the Tinley Park campus in Illinois. Onorio will manage operations at the Tinley Park campus and oversee admissions and career advising for the students at the university’s Tinley Park and Merrillville, Ind., locations (known as the Tinley Park Metro). read more >

Life after the Olympics: Luger offers insight on balancing work, school and life

May 08, 2014- A natural-born athlete, Erin Hamlin grew up playing a variety of sports, although it wasn’t until the age of 12 that she was introduced to luging. Her prior athletic experience instilled a great deal of concentration, dedication and strength of mind and body, and it wasn’t long before she worked her way through the national team’s developmental luge program and was living and training full-time in Lake Placid, N.Y. read more >

Digital 'spring cleaning' tips help prevent cyber crime

May 02, 2014- Every day, more than 1 million people become victims of cyber crime, according to the 2013 Norton Cyber Crime Report. The Heartbleed bug, which attacked vulnerable versions of the OpenSSL software, put even more people at risk of hackers accessing their personal information shared on many websites. In 2013, the Target Corporation data breach affected 110 million customers. Yet, according to Norton, nearly 50 percent of tablet and smartphone users continue to neglect basic precautions such as passwords, security software or back-up files to secure their mobile devices. read more >

Pro Football Legends Names DeVry University as Exclusive Education Provider

April 23, 2014- DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., April 23, 2014 - DeVry University announced today that it has been named the exclusive education provider to Pro Football Legends (the commercial marketing name of the NFL Alumni Association). As part of the agreement, DeVry University will provide higher education opportunities to Pro Football Legends members, spouses and dependents through 2017. read more >

Mentors wanted: How to guide more young women to success in STEM

March 05, 2014- Careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) are growing and quickly. By 2023, STEM will generate a projected 2.6 million new jobs, creating a high demand for qualified employees with STEM backgrounds in the coming years, according to Georgetown Public Policy Institute’s Center on Education and the Workforce. read more >

"Big Bang Theory" Star Mayim Bialik Encourages High School Girls to Pursue STEM During DeVry University’s National HerWorld® Month

March 03, 2014- DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., March 03, 2014 - Mayim Bialik, star of CBS’s “The Big Bang Theory,” will again partner as spokesperson for DeVry University’s National HerWorld® Month, an annual initiative to spark high school girls’ interest in careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Nearly 8 million jobs will be available in STEM-related fields by 2020,1 yet women comprise only 24 percent of the STEM workforce.2 HerWorld helps prepare the next generation of female graduates for these opportunities by introducing them to successful women in STEM careers. read more >

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