Strayer in the News
December 23, 2013
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Newsmaker: Michael Curran
Business and humanities professor records 5,000 teaching videos and is recognized for engaging online students through education technology.
November 18, 2013
Lehigh Valley Business Journal: Education is Paramount in the Online Battlefield
Strayer University's master of science degree in information assurance is featured in an article about new and emerging cyber threats and the cybersecurity skills.
October 1, 2013
Diversity/Careers in Engineering and Information Technology: Kendra Smith of Strayer University and SAIC
Strayer University alumna featured in professional publication about her academic and career journey.
August 29, 2013
WXIA-NBC (Atlanta, Ga.): Adult Learners Returning to the Classroom
University President Dr. Michael Plater discusses the motivations and experiences of adult learners.
August 14, 2013
WTTG-FOX 5 (D.C.): Best College Majors
University President Dr. Michael Plater talks about selecting the right college major for students.
August 12, 2013
Charlotte WCNC.com: Strayer University Students Graduate
The NBC affiliate in Charlotte, N.C., captures photos of Strayer University’s recent commencement ceremony.
May 23, 2013
Strayer University Graduation Fund Featured in Triangle Business Journal
In an attempt to encourage college completion, Strayer University announced a plan to reduce tuition, but only to students who are actively working toward a degree.
February 8, 2013
The Chronicle of Higher Education: President Encourages Students to Walk Through 'Door of Opportunity'
Michael A. Plater doesn't play up his Ivy League credentials when talking with students at Strayer University, the sprawling for-profit university he now heads.
September 23, 2012
Washington Post: New at the Top: How Michael Plater's guidance counselor gave him the right push
Education has been absolutely transformational for me. I was born and raised in Southeast Washington in a single-parent household, living in government housing projects at one point…
November 17, 2011
Strayer Conducts a Holiday Spending Attitudes Study
According to a holiday spending attitudes study by Strayer University, consumers are conducting price-comparison homework before shopping.