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From organization-wide initiatives and office updates to employee spotlights and beyond, here’s a look at what’s happening inside 2U.

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5 Ways to Build an Inclusive Future—From Members of 2U's Abilities Resource Network

For International Day of Persons with Disabilities, we asked 2U employees with a diverse range of abilities—and who are all members of our Abilities Resource Network—to share one way they feel society can work together to build a more inclusive future.

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Democratizing Education for All: Meet Anant Agarwal, edX Founder and 2U’s New Chief Open Education Officer

Anant is indisputably one of the most influential and humble harbingers of progressive education. It won’t take you long to learn why.

Nov 19, 2021·Luyen Chou

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Culture, Connection, and Community: 4 Indigenous Perspectives on Native American Heritage Month

Four 2U employees of different Indigenous backgrounds across North America share what this November observance means to them—and how they express their culture in their daily lives.

Nov 18, 2021·Mosaic

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“Mission First, People Always”: 5 Veterans and a Milspouse Reflect on Their Military Experience and Passion for Service at 2U

For Veterans Day, we sat down with six mission-driven 2U employees to hear what the holiday personally means to them, why they’re passionate about education, and how they’re applying their military experience to their role at 2U today.

Nov 11, 2021·Mosaic

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Creating Pathways to Prosperity at Scale: Meet Karlo Young, SVP of University Partnerships and Portfolio General Manager

Education has always been a great equalizer for Karlo Young. As SVP of university partnerships and portfolio general manager, he’s made it his mission to enable greater access to life-changing academic experiences like he had for others around the world.

Nov 3, 2021·Andrew Hermalyn

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A Day in the Life: Iterations Officer Bianca Lee, ​​Global Vice Chair of 2U’s New Ability Resource Network

Once a competitive dancer, Bianca found a new professional calling at 2U after being diagnosed with a digestive disease that changed her life. Learn how she’s now driving compassion and change through a leadership role in the company’s newest business resource network.

Nov 2, 2021·Bannon Puckett

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A Day in the Life: Senior Student Success Advisor Ashley Redman, Global Chair of 2U’s New Ability Resource Network

At a young age, a gymnastics accident left Ashley paralyzed. Today, learn what she loves most about her role at 2U, how her unique ability impacts her life, and what fuels her passion for launching 2U’s newest business resource network during National Disabilities Employment Awareness Month.

Oct 20, 2021·Bannon Puckett

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“They Were Built for Us”: Four 2Utes Share Their Unique HBCU Experience for Homecoming

For Homecoming season, we asked members of 2U’s Black Engagement Network (BNet) to share what made their time at a Historically Black College or University so special, and how it has impacted their worldview and work at 2U today.

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Intentionally Creating Space for All: Introducing 2U’s Ability Resource Network

How do we create a community where everyone feels like they can bring their whole selves to work? Learn about 2U’s newest Business Resource Network from co-chairs Ashley Redman and Bianca Lee.

Oct 13, 2021·Bianca Lee | Ashley Redman

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Master of Confidence, Vigilance, and Ease of Mind: Meet Andres Andreu, SVP of Cybersecurity

With October being National Cybersecurity Month, I sat down with Dre to chat about how he got into this constantly changing field, what his role at 2U entails, advice for others pursuing a career in cybersecurity, and even some best practices for protecting your data, your systems, and yourself.

Oct 8, 2021·James Kenigsberg

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