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Educational Articles from Ashford University

Made for lifelong learners, the Forward Thinking blog provides insight around online education, technology, diversity, student lifestyle, and career tips. Enjoy the latest posts and explore the archives!

October 13, 2014
Malala Yousafzai

THE MALALA FUND: ONE GIRL CAN CHANGE THE WORLD

Malala Yousafzai is a beacon of hope for millions of people worldwide. Learn about the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner in history. Read her story »

October 4, 2014

YOU MADE IT TO GRADUATION! NOW WHAT?

After graduating, many people find themselves with a lack of direction. You've got your degree — what are you going to do next? Read more »

October 2, 2014

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO "FOLLOW YOUR BLISS"?

Joseph Campbell was the first to use the phrase "follow your bliss." Learn how to use your passion throughout your life. Read more »

October 6, 2014

WATCH: THE IMPORTANCE OF LIFELONG LEARNING

We prompted a few guests at the 2014 Forbes Women’s Summit to speak about the importance of lifelong learning. Watch now »

October 7, 2014

3 UNIQUE CAREERS IN HEALTHCARE

The types of careers in healthcare are constantly evolving with exciting new opportunities. Read more »

October 9, 2014

TOP 4 WAYS TO BE A LIFELONG LEARNER

Whether you're enrolled in school or have been out in the working world for a long time, there are always things you can do to keep learning. Read more »

September 29, 2014

MAKE PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT YOUR GOAL

We asked filmmaker Jason Silva, participant at the Forbes Women's Summit, what lifelong learning means to him. Watch now »