We are happy to announce the release of the first issue of the Phoenix Scholar! This is a new practitioner journal, focusing on the research and scholarship taking place at University of Phoenix. The purpose of this journal is to share the successes and the research from UOPX with the practitioner communities, bridging the gap between research and the application of research.
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I had the great honor and pleasure to speak to UNEVOC's global conference**on bringing entrepreneurship & innovation training into technical and vocational programs (a/k/a TVET) Here's my video where I talk about how TVET programs can help grow their own local entrepreneurial community (ecosystem):
I'd love your comments and suggestions!
DR. PAUL M. WENDEE is the Managing Director of Paul M. Wendee & Associates, LLC, a corporate finance, private equity, and management consulting firm which he founded in 1998. He has been an entrepreneur, investment banker, securities analyst, and private equity fund manager for 36 years. He publishes an award-winning investment newsletter, the Intrinsic Value Wealth Report.
CHER Advisory Board
I am excited to share that leaders in Nursing, Healthcare Administration, Psychology, Leadership, and Research Methodology will be taking positions as CHER Advisory Board Members. The Board will provide Center Leadership with critical insight on best practices, industry standards, practitioner-based research, and Center expansion.
Brave. Honest. Focused. Coming January 2018.
Dr. Ladd's grounded theory study of the stigma of bipolar disorder for new mothers received a UOPX General Research Grant in August 2017. Dr. Ladd's study has been accepted for lecture presentation at The Qualitative Report (TQR) 9th Annual Conference, January 2018, and the 30th Annual Ethnographic Qualitative Research Conference February 2018. The research has been completed and submitted for publication.
We would like to invite you to participate in the upcoming Spring 2018 Dissertation to Publication workshop. This workshop will be hosted by the Chair of the Center for Educational and Instructional Technology Research (CEITR), Mansureh Kebritchi, Ph.D., and a group of CEITR research fellows.
This month in the IRB Corner we discuss important changes in the IRB Office that could impact your IRB review.
Beyond Stigma And Bias, Many Transgender People Struggle With Mental Health
Diana Feliz Oliva, a 45-year-old transgender woman who grew up outside Fresno, Calif., remembers being bullied when she was younger and feeling confused about her gender identity. She was depressed and fearful about being found out, and she prayed every night for God to take her while she slept.
Several University of Phoenix scholars just returned from the 2017 AECT International Convention "Leading Learning for Change" in Jacksonville, Florida.