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The work we do with our university partners is life-changing for students across the globe. Here’s a look at what we’ve done together to transform digital higher education.

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Equal Parts Empathy and Empowerment: One Boot Camp Instructor’s Powerful Classroom Approach

Meet Latisha “Tish” McNeel, a veteran instructor at the Rice University Coding Boot Camp whose distinctive teaching style has had a meaningful impact on hundreds of students—some of whom have gone on to become boot camp teaching assistants and instructors themselves.

Dec 16, 2021·Michelle Bury

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A Catalyst of Change: Why Rice University Embraces Partnerships to Create Access to Quality Education for All

Learn how Rice University is opening new doors to opportunity through partnership for people across the world and cultivating a diverse community of learners online where all are welcome.

Dec 14, 2021·Andrew Hermalyn

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A Full-Circle Moment: Why This Alum Enlisted 2U to Help Find Talented Graduates to Grow Her Counseling Practice

Learn why Mari Niiro, an alum of Northwestern University’s online Master of Counseling program, is now leveraging 2U’s expansive Career Engagement Network to recruit skilled graduates for her newly launched therapy practice.

Dec 8, 2021·Bannon Puckett

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How 2U Is Helping Nestlé Purina Increase the Diversity of Its Tech Talent Pool

Learn how this leading pet food manufacturer partners with 2U to connect with technical boot camp graduates and grow the Nestlé in the U.S. Project Opportunity social initiative, designed to cultivate new pockets of talent focusing on inclusivity and diversity.

Dec 7, 2021·Bannon Puckett

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Investing Time and Heart: How This 2U Community Partner Is Helping Diverse Students Thrive in Tech

Learn how the Marcy Lab School, an innovative nonprofit college alternative, is providing young adults from low-income backgrounds with clear pathways to successful careers in software engineering—and how 2U is helping them level the playing field.

Nov 30, 2021·Adam Hill | Ellen Herrera

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“A Rising Tide Raises All Ships”: One Instructor’s Testament to the Power of Teamwork and Endless Curiosity

Meet Graydon Scates, an instructor at the University of Connecticut Coding Boot Camp who inspires his students to work together in dynamic ways on the path to becoming lifelong learners.

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4 Stories of Entrepreneurial-Minded Graduates Who Leveraged Their Learning to Launch Their Own Business

For National Entrepreneurship Month, discover how 2U-powered online MBA programs and boot camps gave these budding entrepreneurs the tools to build remarkable businesses—and blaze new futures for themselves in the process.

Nov 5, 2021·Bannon Puckett

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Beyond Access Into Acceptance, Empowerment, and Success: The Value of HBCUs and Our Future-Forward Partners

For so many of us at 2U, there’s an enormous sense of pride and excitement when it comes to our partnerships with Historically Black Colleges and Universities. They are institutions where students are not only invited and encouraged to be themselves, but also celebrated for it.

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Safeguarding Your Data and Privacy: 10 Pro Tips We’ve Gleaned from Teaching Cybersecurity Boot Camps

Pulling from our professional expertise and our experience as instructors of The Ohio State University Cybersecurity Boot Camp, here are ten tips for keeping your information and communications safe for National Cybersecurity Awareness Month.

Oct 27, 2021·Adam Haas | William Triest

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People, Nature, Climate: The University of Cambridge’s 3 Pillars for Empowering a More Sustainable Future with GetSmarter

I recently connected with the director of digital learning programmes at the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) to discuss how GetSmarter, a brand of 2U, Inc., and CISL together are helping empower impactful leaders to address the global sustainability imperative.

Oct 25, 2021·Ann-Mari Höfinger

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