Monthly Archives: October 2013

Capella Featured in the New York Times

October 29, 2013

Earlier this year, President Obama issued a call to improve college affordability and encouraged more colleges to innovate with cutting-edge practices. The need to provide high value and increase college affordability continues. With that, I am excited to share that … Continue reading

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Together for Good Campaign Kicks Off Today

October 25, 2013

The Together for Good campaign is Capella University’s annual employee giving campaign. The spirited two-week campaign is an incredibly energizing time at Capella. Employees are given the opportunity to participate in many different fundraising events, become educated on the needs that exist in their … Continue reading

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Capella launches innovative competency map dashboard to align student learning with employer needs

October 23, 2013

Capella continues to extend our leadership in competency-based learning with the launch of a first-of-its-kind competency map to all of our students. What exactly is a competency map you ask? Competency maps are a visual dashboard that lets adult students … Continue reading

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FlexPath featured in front page Star Tribune article

October 7, 2013

  The need for innovation in higher education has never been greater, and I’m pleased to share that the media continues to focus on direct assessment,  specifically Capella’s FlexPath program, as an innovation that can lower the cost and the … Continue reading

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