New Survey Drills into Employee Concerns for Their Future

Naperville, Ill, July 27, 2020 – DeVry University announced the results of “Understanding Workplace Sentiment During COVID-19,” its nationwide survey of how American employees understand the resilience of their careers at a moment of profound crisis.
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DeVry University Launches New “Continuum of Learning” Framework

Naperville, Ill - July 13, 2020 - With learning and career needs evolving due to the COVID-19 crisis, DeVry University is launching two stackable, Title IV-eligible technology certificate programs in high demand fields so students can earn skills-based credentials more quickly. Both certificate programs offer entry points along DeVry’s newly launched Continuum of Learning. This learning pathway framework aligns programs with industry and workforce needs by providing multiple entry points for learning and skills acquisition to help create or expand career opportunities.
 
 
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DeVry University Hosts Renowned Speakers to Provide “Future-Ready Skills” Guidance at Open-Access Event

Naperville, Ill, June 29, 2020 – In a targeted response to the employment crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, DeVry University is hosting an open-access virtual event dedicated to helping students and working professionals refocus and build upon their career skills for today’s rapidly evolving workforce. 
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Olympian Erin Hamlin to Deliver Keynote at Alma Mater

 Naperville, IL, June 22, 2020 – To celebrate the extraordinary achievements of its graduates, DeVry University is hosting virtual commencements this summer for its students who are earning their associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Virtual commencement ceremonies will take place on July 12 and 19 so graduates can have their moment to shine with families and friends amid the public health crisis. Erin Hamlin, a four-time Olympian, 2014 bronze medalist, and 2016 graduate of DeVry University, will be the keynote speaker.
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DeVry University Students Honored at IEEE SusTech 2020 Conference for Multi-use Wireless Charger

Newark, Calif. – June 11, 2020 – Two local DeVry University students Jaime Molinar and Lemuel Lann recently received 3rd place honors at the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) SusTech 2020 virtual conference where industry, government, academia and students from around the world present their tech developments designed for environmental sustainability. The students, who will graduate in July, received their recognition for their Multi-use Wireless Charger that charges up to three devices at a time, including iPads, tablets, laptops and cell phones.
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DeVry University Answers the Call to Reskill America With Complimentary Technology Skills-Building Video Series

Naperville, Ill – May 28, 2020 – With more Americans unemployed than at any time in recent history, upskilling and reskilling has become an urgent priority. Answering that call, DeVry University announced today the release of a complimentary Skills-Building Video Series that dives into some of the most in-demand technology and business skills in the workforce today, including coding with Python, data analytics, IOT fundamentals and even enhancing Excel skills for business. The self-paced videos empower students and professionals to develop and enhance highly sought-after, practical work skills for today’s difficult economy. 
 

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DeVry University Commits 100 Percent of CARES Act Funds to Students

Naperville, Ill, May 11, 2020 – DeVry University is announcing its commitment to distribute 100 percent of its federally allocated Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund funds from the CARES Act directly to students who are impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The CARES Act funds are intended to help eligible students with additional expenses they have incurred due to the transition to remote learning and the disruption of campus operations as a result of COVID-19.
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Survey of DeVry University Students Reveals Ways to Reduce Transition Curve to Online Learning

Naperville, Ill – Apr. 28, 2020 – To help ease the transition from “traditional” in-classroom learning to online learning, DeVry University surveyed 4,000 of its online students last month on what best practices, tools and resources they would offer to new online learners, as well as what the benefits are to online learning. According to the survey, experienced online learners were more likely to recommend certain success strategies and tools for moving from traditional in-person to online learning that could be applicable to students moving online during the current healthcare situation.
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DeVry University Offers Complimentary Skills Development Courses

NAPERVILLE, Ill. – Apr.17, 2020 –During these uncertain times, DeVry University is providing two skills development training programs to the general public at no charge for a limited time. Upon successful completion of three modules within a training track, participants will earn a certificate of completion. These training sessions have traditionally been offered to education partners through DeVry’s workforce solutions group DeVryWORKS in an effort to help companies prepare their teams for the evolution of business in today’s global economy.
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DeVry University Offers Complimentary Professional Development Videos

NAPERVILLE, Ill. – Apr. 1, 2020 – On a 10-point scale of uncertainty, the world seems to be off the charts. This uncertainty is causing an enormous amount of stress and anxiety. In response, DeVry University is offering professional development videos tackling a variety of topics including self care, business communications, and other best practices specific to working in this time of crisis. The series will launch over the next several weeks; the first three videos are currently available to DeVry students, faculty, colleagues and to the general public.
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