Media

As a global leader on distance education, technology mediated learning and University leadership, Susan Aldridge is widely quoted and cited in press and media. Here are some excerpts:

November 2015 5 Questions to Ask About Student Services in Online Programs
Source: U.S. News

November 2015 Drexel University Online expands program
Source: The Triangle

September 2015 Job events for veterans set for September and October
Source: philly.com

Apr 2015 How Drexel is transforming education for veterans
Source: Philadelphia Business Journal

Feb 2015 Online Degrees Let Students Tap Their Intellectual, Creative Side
Source: U.S. News

Jan 2015 Video: How to Know if Your Online Program Is Legit
Source: U.S. News

Nov 2014 Technology Shifts the Direction of Higher Education
Source: GWToday – George Washington University’s Official Online News Source

Nov 2014 Future-Ready Universities
Source: World Future Society website

SEP 2014 Dr. Susan Aldridge radio interview at KCBS.
Source: KCBS

SEP 2014 How much will college cost in 25 years?
Source: USA TODAY Website

JUN 2014 Online, but not alone off-campus
Source: University Business Website

JAN 2014 Reinventing Online Higher Ed
Source: The Herman Group Website

OCT 2013 People in the News
Source: philly.com

SEP 2013  Seventeen Women in New Administrative Roles in Higher Education
Source: wiareport.com

SEP 2013  Transitions: Past President of University of Maryland goes to Drexel
Source: chronicle.com

SEP 2013 Drexel University Announces New Head of Online Learning
Source: Drexel Now

SEP 2013 Drexel University Announces New Head of Online Learning
Source: Drexel Now

JUL 2013 Veterans find out-of-state military service can cost big when starting college
Source: The State Website

JUL 2013 Susan Aldridge in USNEWS on comparing Online, On-Campus Graduate Programs
Source: US NEWS Website

APR 2013 In-state tuition for GI Bill sparks debate
Source: Military Times Website

APR 2013 Witness Testimony of Dr. Susan Aldridge, Senior Fellow, American Association of State Colleges and Universities
Source: Veterans’ Affairs Website

2013 Triangulating MOOCs: Mapping Your Strategy for Massive Open Online Courses
By Stephen G. Pelletier.
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Source: Public Purpose – Winter 2013 edition.

DEC 2012 Reinventing higher ed in California
Source: Community College Spotlight

NOV 2011 UMUC to Honor Fallen Soldiers as Part of National Remembrance Roll Call
Source: University Of Maryland University College (UMUC) Press Release

JUL 2011 UMUC Exceeds $26 Million Fundraising Goal
Source: University Of Maryland University College (UMUC) Press Release

MAY 2011 UMUC Cements Its Position at Forefront of Distance Learning, Wins Five Awards from MDLA and USDLA
Source: University Of Maryland University College (UMUC) Press Release

MAY 2011 UMUC Bestows President’s Medal on Dr. and Mrs. Donald S. and Kim L. Orkand
Source: University Of Maryland University College (UMUC) Press Release

OCT 2010 Strategy Matters More Than Budget in Student Recruting
Source: The Chronicle of Higher Education, Special Report

SEP 2010 UMUC Signs Collaborative Agreement with the University of South Africa
Source: University Of Maryland University College (UMUC) Press Release

JUL 2010 More Universities Offer Courses On Cybersecurity, Homeland Security, And Emergency Management
Source: City Town Info, News

JUL 2010 New cybersecurity degree program designed to fill workforce needs
Source: USA Today

JUL 2010 New cyber security bachelor’s, master’s degrees designed to fill workforce need
Source: The Last Watchdog, Post

MAY 2010 UMUC President Awarded Global Impact Award at the 11th Annual Women in Technology Leadership Awards
Source: University Of Maryland University College (UMUC) Press Release

MAY 2010 UMUC’s Automated Transfer Credit and Degree Audit System Wins Leadership Recognition Award from IMS Global
Source: University Of Maryland University College (UMUC) Press Release

MAR 2010 Part Two of an Exclusive Interview with Dr. Susan Aldridge
Source: Education The Natural Bridge, Blog

FEB 2010 Part One of a Two Part Exclusive Interview with Dr. SusanC. Aldridge
Source: Education The Natural Bridge, Blog

DEC 2009 INSIGHTS: SUSAN ALDRIDGE ON SUCCESSION MENTORING
Source: National Association of College and University Business Officers, Magazine Archives

APR 2009 Anonymous $6 Million Gift Will Help Students Weather Economic Woes
Source: University Of Maryland University College (UMUC) Press Release

OCT 2008 New DoD Contract Positions UMUC to Be One of the First U.S. Universities On the Ground Serving Troops in Iraq
Source: University Of Maryland University College (UMUC) Press Release

JUL 2008 UMUC President Appointed to National Commission to Address the Role of Public Universities in a Global Economy
Source: University Of Maryland University College (UMUC) Press Release

AUG 2007 Education Secretary Margaret Spellings to Lead Delegation of U.S. University Presidents to Latin America
Source: U.S. Department of Education, Press Release

AUG 2007 U.S. SECRETARY OF EDUCATION MARGARET SPELLINGS’ PRESS ROUNDTABLE
Source: Embassy of The United States, Santiago.Chile, Radio Program

JUN 2007 Spangdahlem graduate recognized at UMUC-Europe commencement
Source: Spangdahlem Air Base, News

MAY 2006 Online Degree Programs Take Off
Source: The Washington Post

JAN 2006 Collegues praise Aldridge during farewell banquet
Source: Troy University, Press Release

NOV 2005 Troy University administrator to take Maryland post
Source: Troy University, Press Release

The New DoD MOU
Source: Military.com

Six Reasons to Return to School
Source: Degree Alliance