We had the pleasure of talking to Shane Decker, a student in CityU’s Bachelor of Management (BAM) program. With several years of professional experience under his belt and a full-time job at home and at Boeing, CityU’s performance-based method was a great choice for Shane. This option allowed him to continue his life and improve it. Here is what we heard from Shane about his experience in this innovative program. Read more here.
City University of Seattle was recently invited to participate in a panel discussion on student mobility with universities from all over the world. CityU’s President talked about how integral the Student Mobility Program is to the core of CityU’s mission and vision and stated, “Based on CityU’s mission, it was natural CityU would create a systematic process that allows students to change locations seamlessly.” Read more…
The School of Applied Leadership is honored to announce the graduation of Dr. Wanda Billingsly. Dr. Billingsly successfully defended her dissertation over the summer. Her study, Preparing Teachers to Close the Achievement Gap Through use of Culturally Responsive Practice: Changes in Pedagogical Practice, examined teachers’ perceptions of the type of culturally responsive training and professional development provided to them and whether the training aligned with current research and best curriculum practices for closing the achievement gap. Read more here.
Mastering pronunciation can pose a tremendous challenge for any foreign language learner. Language teachers can teach pronunciation effectively when all the students in the class are facing the same pronunciation challenges. But what can teachers do when each student in their class speaks a different native tongue, therefore facing unique pronunciation challenges? Learn what our Washington Academy of Languages has found to be useful. Read more here.
U.S. News & World Report published their Best Colleges book today and ranked City University of Seattle’s online degree programs among the top 30 in the United States in its 2016 list of “Best Online Programs.” Read more here.
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Stay connected, network and get discounts with your free membership in the CityU Alumni Association. Register today and also join our new alumni network – CityU Connect – to share events, job opportunities and mentorships. Sign up and start networking in ways that matter!Liberty Mutual Insurance Savings
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Hometown Home Loan
Through a partnership with HomeStreet Bank, CityU alumni can now receive Hometown Home Loan program benefits like down payment assistance, reduced closing costs, financial wellness training, and more. Learn more about this benefit here.
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