2019 News Items


Merry Christmas Walsh University

Merry Christmas from Walsh University

As we reflect on the memories and blessings of this fall semester, we are so thankful to the entire Walsh University community.

Byers Nursing School

Byers School of Nursing Ranked Fifth in State

Nursing Schools Almanac has announced that Walsh University’s Byers School of Nursing has been named No. 5 in the State of Ohio, in a ranking of...

Winter Graduation

Walsh Celebrates Graduates at Winter Commencement

Walsh University celebrated the personal and professional accomplishments of more than 220 graduates with Baccalaureate Holy Mass and Commencement...

Dilafruz Samadova '19 Graduates from the Walsh Division of Education Program

Canton Repository Spotlights Walsh Education Graduate

Walsh international student's journey was recently spotlighted by the Canton Repository article "Dilia's Journey."

MBA Healthcare Honored

Walsh MBA Programs Earn National Recognition for 2020

Walsh University has been awarded top ranking status for two of its MBA degree programs by


International Flag Ceremony

Walsh Celebrates International Students with Annual Flag Ceremony

The colorful flags of 90 countries were on display during Walsh University’s annual International Flag Ceremony on Wednesday, November 20.

Division of Education

Division of Education Implements Literacy Science for All Learning Levels

In support of the Ohio Department of Education’s (ODE) ongoing literacy initiative,Walsh University is restructuring its existing reading course...

Small Town Forum

Media Spotlights Steubenville Forum on Future of Small Towns

Walsh University hosted its third public discussion in its forum series titled Small Towns: Are We Being Left Behind? A Solutions Based Project, in...

First Place Winners

Student-Produced Videos Honored at Walsh Film Festival

As the culminating event of the First-Year Institute (FYI) Digital Storytelling Project, Walsh University hosted its second Film Festival on...

Senator Portman Addresses Mental Health Symposium

Community Resilience Highlighted at Walsh Mental Health & Addiction Symposium

Stark County professionals in the fields of health care, social work/counseling and law joined together on the campus of Walsh University for an...

Hoover Hop Dance 2019

Student-Organized Hoover Hop Dance Benefits Children in Kenya

The 2019 Hoover Hop marked the largest attendance in event history with its biannual fundraiser on Saturday, October 26.


Campus Food Pantry Opens at Walsh

Local Media Spotlights Student-Led Campus Food Pantry

Walsh students and faculty continue to proactively address issues of hunger and food insecurity locally and around the world. As a part of this...

Outstanding Alumni Honored for 2019

Cavalier Spirit Highlights Homecoming Week Activities

Alumni, students, staff and friends came together to celebrate Walsh University’s Homecoming with a week of festivities on campus that showcased...

Walsh University Nursing Research Day

Nursing Research Day Supports Professional Collaboration

The eighth annual Nursing Research Day on Friday, October 18, focused on professional collaboration and healthcare issues in Ohio.

Outstanding Alumni Honored for 2019

Outstanding Alumni Honored For Personal, Professional Accomplishments

Walsh University honored its Outstanding Alumni on Friday, October 18, as a part of its 2019 Homecoming Week activities.

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Walsh MBA in Healthcare Management Honored Nationally for Affordability

Walsh University’s Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Management has been honored nationally by Great Value Colleges as one of the 50...

DeVille School of Business Employer Breakfast

Student Internships Focus of DeVille School of Business Employer Breakfast

Student internships and experiential learning opportunities have long been hallmarks of the DeVille School of Business. On October 10,...

Dr. Collins

President Tim Collins Featured on Catholic Close-Up, Living Bread Radio

Catholic Close-Up Host Michael Roberts recently interviewed Walsh President Dr. Tim Collins about his new position, personal journey and the future...


Photo of Walsh Graduates

Walsh Announces Tuition Freeze

As a part of its Graduation Guarantee program, Walsh University has announced it will now freeze tuition for incoming undergraduate freshman who...

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Canton Repository Spotlights Four-Year Graduation Guarantee

Canton Repository Education Reporter Kelli Weir sat down with Walsh University Provost Dr. Douglas Palmer to talk about Walsh's new Four-Year...

Hunger Dialogue

Walsh Hosts Third Annual Ohio Hunger Dialogue

In recent years, Walsh University has proactively addressed issues of hunger and food insecurity locally and around the world. As a part of this...

Photo of Francis Cardinal Arinze at Walsh University

Walsh Welcomes His Eminence Francis Cardinal Arinze

Walsh University had the esteemed privilege of hosting His Eminence Francis Cardinal Arinze of Nigeria to campus on Tuesday, September 17, for the...

Walsh University nursing students

Walsh, Mercy Medical Center Awarded Grants to Advance Nursing Education

The Byers School of Nursing was recently awarded two separate grants from the Ohio Board of Nursing - Nurse Education Grant Program for 2019-2021...


President Collins takes Oath of Fidelity

President Collins Takes Oath of Fidelity

Pledging to uphold the faith, morals and teachings of the Catholic Church, newly appointed President Tim Collins, Ed.D., made a public profession...

Leslie Whetstine

Dr. Leslie Whetstine Appointed to New Aultman Professorship in Bioethics

Walsh University and Aultman Health Foundation have collaborated to establish a dual-appointment professorship in bioethics that recognizes the...

Walsh Welcome Weekend

Walsh Welcome Weekend Ushers in New School Year

Walsh University welcomed the incoming Class of 2023 and all students back to campus on Saturday, August 24, and Sunday, August 25, for the start...

Master of Occupational Therapy Class of 2019

Walsh Celebrates First Occupational Therapy Class with Pinning Ceremony

Graduates in the first Walsh University class of the Master of Occupational Therapy program were celebrated with a special pinning ceremony on...

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Walsh Requests Third-Party Comments Prior to HLC Visit

As part of the re-accreditation process, the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), seeks comments on Walsh University from third-party constituencies,...