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Bannon Puckett

Senior Staff Writer, Communications & Engagement

Bannon Puckett is a senior staff writer with over 20 years experience in strategic communications and storytelling. He holds a master’s degree in education focused on language arts and the multiple intelligences as a way to reach all types of learners. When he’s not wordsmithing, you’ll find Bannon in the great outdoors biking, hiking, or exploring a national park.

The Latest.

Looking for the latest in education technology? Or to see what’s been happening at 2U? It’s all right here.

Insights

Morehouse's President Discusses the Seeds and the Soil of Cultivating Diversity on EDU: Live

In the premiere episode of EDU: Live, Dr. David A. Thomas joined series host David Sutphen for a spirited discussion on career inspirations, Black leadership, becoming a change agent, and more.

Mar 2, 2021·Bannon Puckett

Culture

A Day in the Life: Curriculum Development Director Andre Payne-Singleton

Learn what it’s like to work on 2U’s Curriculum Development team from one of our recent No Back Row Award winners.

Mar 1, 2021·Bannon Puckett

Insights

Diversity by Design: Meet Four 2U Curriculum Experts Helping HBCU Students Elevate Their Tech Skills with Netflix

The Netflix Advanced Java Boot Camp, a partnership with Norfolk State University, is one of a growing number of 2U-powered programs created by a diverse mix of experts for historically marginalized learners.

Feb 25, 2021·Bannon Puckett

Culture

A Day in the Life: Career Services Curriculum Manager Shaté Hayes

From dancer/choreographer to writer/educator to our final 2Ute spotlight celebrating Black History Month, Shaté Hayes helps students “bust a move” into the careers of their dreams.

Feb 24, 2021·Bannon Puckett

Partner Spotlight

From Teacher to Student: How the Harvard Business Analytics Program Helped One Graduate Elevate His Own Classroom Practice

Learn how Dr. Itauma Itauma’s experiences as a student in this 2U-powered program helped him to become a better professor of statistics and business analytics for others.

Feb 19, 2021·Bannon Puckett

Culture

A Day in the Life: VP and General Manager of Short Courses Kabelo Serutle

Learn why “Relationships Matter” to this Cape Town–based 2Ute, a member of 2U’s Black Engagement Network (BNet) who was born and raised in South Africa.

Feb 17, 2021·Bannon Puckett

Culture

A Day in the Life: Graphic Designer Miriah Garnett

Learn how this 2Ute channels her creativity for the Marketing team, in design projects for 2U’s Black Engagement Network, through her perspective on Black History Month, and more.

Feb 12, 2021·Bannon Puckett

Mission

Celigo + 2U: Connecting Boot Camp Grads to Careers in the Cloud

Learn how our partnership with tech pioneer Celigo helps the company hire stand-out boot camp graduates turned integration engineers.

Feb 11, 2021·Bannon Puckett

Culture

A Day in the Life: Operations Specialist Kiera Davis

Learn what it’s like to work on 2U’s Corporate Real Estate and Workplace team from one of our recent No Back Row Award winners.

Feb 9, 2021·Bannon Puckett

Culture

A Day in the Life: Career Services Curriculum Engineer Immanuel “Manny” Golden

Learn how this 2Ute found his sweet spot developing career content and resources for 2U-powered boot camp programs and becoming more active in 2U’s Black Engagement Network.

Feb 4, 2021·Bannon Puckett