CityU Newsletter July 2015

CityU Newsletter July 2015

about earning your doctorate? You now have two options at CityU: a DBA or an

CityU now offers two doctoral degrees. Beginning this fall, CityU offers
an online Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) that focuses on agile
business practices, leadership, and critical thinking, allowing students
to develop specialized business knowledge in an area of their choice.
This flexible DBA program is ideal for experienced business leaders who
want to build on their existing business knowledge and go further in
their consulting or corporate career. For those looking to advance their
career in leadership or education, an Ed.D. is well suited to fit their
path. Check out these online doctoral degrees on CityU’s program page here.

I earned two master’s degrees from CityU

John Quigley has received two degrees from City University of Seattle –
a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Master of Science in
Project Management. Listen to John recount what led him to both of these
degrees and how each has uniquely helped him to become a leader in his
field. In fact, the writing that he did in both of these degree programs
led to John co-authoring and contributing to more than 10 books.  Read more…

Enactus works on an
app with Washington senator and the National Federation of the Blind!

Getting a hands-on education has new meaning for some of CityU’s Enactus
team members. Through one of their entrepreneurial initiatives, students
Anushka Hariharan and Swati Swaminathan have been working with the
National Federation of the Blind, Seattle Chapter to promote a
sophisticated mobile app called the KNFB Reader that detects text,
processes it and reads it out loud to users in 13 different languages.
The app is intended for users who are seeing or reading-impaired. Read

You’re invited:
Nonprofit leadership breakfast

Join us Wednesday, Aug. 19 from 7:30-9:30 a.m. at City University of
Seattle’s downtown Seattle campus for rich discussions on Nonprofit
Leadership. Roundtable discussions will include, Nonprofit
Communication: Minimizing Conundrums and Maximizing Connection;How to
Use Social Media to Build Community and Your Brand; Hire Your Board!
Effective Strategies to Engage with Your Board of Directors; and others.
Register and
read more about speakers here…

CityU’s master of
science in project management ranks 17th in U.S.

City University of Seattle’s online Master of Science in Project
Management ranked 17th in a list
of the top 50 online master’s programs in project management
the U.S., complied by Top
Management Degrees
. This ranking was derived from the most
recent and publicly available sources, including The Princeton Review,
US News and World Report, National Center for Education and Statistics,
and PayScale. Read

Live near
Seattle? Need housing this year? Check out CityU’s residence hall!

Join City University of Seattle at the Cornish Commons, a
state-of-the-art 20-story residence hall located in the vibrant South
Lake Union neighborhood in downtown Seattle – just steps from your
classes at CityU, theaters, parks, restaurants, shopping and much more!
Designed for you, the Commons features plenty of space and special
amenities that allow students to live, work, study and explore all of
what Seattle has to offer. If you are looking for a place to live this
fall, check out our residence hall and apply now, before spaces run out.
Read more…
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Published July 30, 2015



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