As a global event manager, Kelli Palmer sees knowledge as a way to merge her personal interests with her career. When her career demands a new skill set she seeks personal and professional development from SCPS.
Phil Kleinheinz always knew he would achieve the goal he started 30 years ago. Thanks to the BIS program and the UVa educational benefit he is within just a few classes of receiving his bachelor's degree.
A major career switch led Caitlin Mulligan to the Post Bac Pre-Med program. Wall Street could not compete with her drive to serve others.
Expert project manager, Steven Soares teaches a number of online courses for the Graduate Certificate in Project Management and the Undergraduate Certificate in Information Technology. He promises his students an immersive experience.
First-generation BIS student Marisela Perez, balances a career and family life while fulfilling her dream of earning a bachelor's degree.
Tim Nicely was looking for an opportunity to enhance his knowledge in management and finance. The Certificate in Leadership allowed him to gain the skills he needed while earning a valuable credential.
Seasoned consultant, Laura Horn likes a challenge. She's combined online technology with a love of teaching. The result is an online class that empowers her students. She teaches as part of the Leadership in HR Management certificate.
Bryan Garey understands the importance of professional development. He's responsible for providing learning opportunities for UVa faculty and staff. When Bryan needed coursework to finish his master’s degree, he turned to SCPS.
Driven to expand her knowledge in her field, Sallie Anthony found the Certificate in eMarketing just what she needed to advance in her career.
Molly Mimier knew she had to enhance her skills to land the job that would allow her to fulfill her passion for helping others. Molly earned two certificates from SCPS--Project Management & Procurement and Contracts Management.
Tracie Craner had already gone through many phases of leadership training. She enrolled in the National Criminal Justice Command College to take her skills as a supervisor to a new level.
For most of her adult life, Marion Dobbins had set her heart on earning a degree from the University of Virginia—but her first priority has always been her family. When she was accepted into the BIS program, it was a dream come true.
As a student at The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Tommy Rappold is pursuing his dream of a meaningful life. And for that, he credits UVa’s Post-Bac Pre-Med Program.
A class, along with encouragement and guidance from her instructor, gave Erin Crum the confidence to open her own business.