Life at 2U
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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A Day in the Life: Mid-Motion Graphic Designer Chantell Swart
Learn how this 2020 No Back Row Award winner creates motion graphics for online short courses, why 3D animation is her passion, and what the 2U guiding principle “Don’t let the skeptic win” means to her.
Meet Four Student-Serving 2Utes Who Are the Embodiment of “Love Under Pressure”
During 2U’s annual Company Meeting, I had the privilege of introducing a panel of 2Utes who are emblematic of our nearly 4,000 employees who make service their mission. Find out how they put this year’s theme—“Love Under Pressure”—into practice every day.
A Day in the Life: Regional Recruitment Manager Katie Fleming
Learn what this No Back Row Award winner loves most about working on 2U’s recruiting team—and why she considers relationships key to the company’s overarching success.
A Day in the Life: Operations Manager Jánay Davis
If Jánay Davis’s career had a throughline, it would probably be a question: “How can we be better?” Learn more about this No Back Row Award winner’s daily life at 2U, what she’s most proud of, and what famous quote inspires her to keep striving for excellence.
A Day in the Life: Senior Student Success Advisor KeKoria Greer
With her easy-going personality, mad social skills, and double life as 2U resident DJ “Keeks Beats,” this No Back Row Award winner takes the virtual stage next week to co-host our 2021 Company Meeting. Learn about KeKoria’s role at 2U in her own words.
A Day in the Life: Manager of Workplace Operations Jasmine Haigh
Learn how one of our No Back Row Award winners is helping to lead the development of a new Cape Town campus, cultivating a thriving work environment, and living by 2U’s Guiding Principles.
A Day in the Life: Course Development Lead Einar Escoto
Learn how this 2020 No Back Row Award winner found his “forever job” at 2U—launching innovative courses with some of the world’s top universities, serving as the first chair of 2U’s diversity, equity, and inclusion committee, and pushing past fear to drive positive change.
A Day in the Life: Student Engagement Director Alex Yu (He/Him/His)
Learn how this determined 2Ute passionately launched a corporate mentorship program and drove diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts as the global chair of 2Q—all while working toward obtaining his MBA and Doctor of Education through 2U-powered programs.
After a Year of Bearing Witness to So Much Pain, This Year I’m Celebrating Juneteenth in Full Force
Juneteenth has been getting more recognition over the last few years, and for good reason. It’s a day to relish in the perseverance and strength of Black people and Black culture—and show Black pride without any hesitation in a system where we often think twice before being our true selves.
A Day in the Life: Student Success Manager Kayani Turner (She/Her/Hers and They/Them/Theirs)
Discover how this former volleyball coach found community within 2U’s LGBTQIA+ group and Black Engagement Network—and why she calls working at the company “the most authentic walk of my life to date.”
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