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Westwood Graduate Guillermo De La Riva Wins National Achievement Award

April 17, 2014 0 Comments
Westwood Graduate Guillermo De La Riva Wins National Achievement Award

Each year, the Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities (APSCU) selects a handful of graduates to receive the prestigious Graduate Recognition for Excellence, Achievement & Talent (GREAT) Award. The GREAT Awards are given out to career-college graduates nationwide who have persevered through adversity and exemplify the transformative power of career-focused education. This year, Westwood […]

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Jazzine Fargas: Westwood College Success Story

April 10, 2014 0 Comments
Jazzine Fargas: Westwood College Success Story

Single Parent Earns Her Westwood Criminal Justice Degree in Chicago Jazzine Fargas had a passion for helping at-risk youth, so after high school, she enrolled in the Westwood College Criminal Justice program at the Chicago O’Hare Airport campus. She knew that earning her degree and becoming a youth advocate could help her make a positive […]

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Westwood Students Visit Capitol Hill to Engage in the Political Process

April 9, 2014 0 Comments
Westwood Students Visit Capitol Hill to Engage in the Political Process

Every Person Counts In 2010, more than 25 percent of American college students admitted that they hadn’t registered to vote because they didn’t know how, they didn’t know where to go, or they simply missed the registration deadline (Fair Elections Legal Network). Does this statistic surprise you? After all, a commonly held stereotype assumes that […]

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