12 10, 2020

Speaking on Business: Western Governors University

By |2020-10-09T20:11:49-07:00October 12th, 2020|Blog, Speaking on Business|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber · Speaking on Business: Western Governors University This is Derek Miller Speaking on Business. The COVID-19 pandemic has affected higher education, including Western Governors University, a nonprofit online university based in Salt Lake City, with over 200,000 graduates in all 50 states. Aimee Edwards, Director of Strategic Outreach, is here to [...]

13 02, 2019

WGU President to Join Leaders in Technology, Workforce Development, and Education on American Workforce Policy Advisory Board

By |2019-02-13T15:31:33-07:00February 13th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY – (February 13, 2019) Western Governors University (WGU) President Scott Pulsipher is among a group of 25 U.S. governors, Fortune 500 CEOs, education leaders, and workforce association leaders appointed to serve on the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced today. The Advisory Board, co-chaired by Commerce Secretary [...]

13 12, 2018

Building Utah: How WGU is helping to address Utah’s workforce needs

By |2018-12-13T10:22:48-07:00December 13th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

Here at the Salt Lake Chamber one of our major priorities has always been education because we know the number one way to create and sustain a qualified workforce is through education. In this episode of Building Utah, we sit down with the new president of Western Governors University, Scott Pulsipher. Pulsipher discusses how WGU [...]

16 10, 2018

Western Governors University and Carnegie Mellon University Partner to Develop AI-Enabled Career Guidance Technology

By |2018-10-18T12:29:39-07:00October 16th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Business on October 16, 2018 Salt Lake City–The National Science Foundation (NSF) awarded the Western Governors University Center for Applied Learning Science (CALS) and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) a grant to support a project partnership designed to help students navigate the increasingly complex employment landscape. The $700,000 grant will be awarded [...]