Walden University Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Walden University

More rumblings in the annual report

Sounds like almost anything can happen to "unlock shareholder value." https://www.thelayoff.com/t/13ID4qxC#replies

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Higher ed assembly line

"Walden University has 206 full-time instructors for more than 50,000 students." https://collegemeltdown.blogspot.com/2019/12/the-higher-education-assembly-line.html

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Where do Walden Ph.D.s teach?


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Music to prey on...

Check out Ramy B., Dee-1, and others. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/music-videos-college-meltdown-dahn-shaulis/ —  read more 

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Isn't there someone you can bribe?

"Laureate Education Inc. (LAUR) is fighting for survival. The international for-profit system of colleges is no longer backed by the Clinton Foundation. Its founder Doug Becker was ousted in 2018 with an enormous golden parachute. And its rich and... —  read more 

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Walden safe for now?

"We concluded to retain Walden, but let me be very, very clear. Laureate is committed to any and all value-creation opportunities that unlock value for our shareholders. We recognize that the market value of our enterprise is below the intrinsic... —  read more 

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Walden University and Laureate

From the look of the latest earnings report, Walden University is in the margins. Guess Brazil is getting bigger for Laureate as that country gets taken over by their right wing. Should be interesting to see how that relationship develops... —  read more 

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Workers Expose Subprime College Crash in Real Time at TheLayoff.com

As the subprime college crash continues, some of the most interesting pages to watch are: Dream Center Education Holdings and the Art Institutes, University of Phoenix, DeVry University, Graham Holdings and Kaplan University, Laureate Education and... —  read more 

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Walden University part of subprime college crash

"The futures of for-profits DeVry University, Walden University, Ashford University are uncertain." https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/college-meltdown-shows-few-signs-slowing-2019-dahn-shaulis/ —  read more 

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Will Laureate sell of Walden University

Laureate has publicly stated in SEC documents that they were considered selling off Walden University. Do you think a real sale is possible, or is it a ploy so Laureate continue to operate Walden as the servicer, to reduce liability and tax burden?... —  read more 

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More losses

"Simplification of portfolio"=layoffs. https://seekingalpha.com/pr/17327227-laureate-education-reports-third-quarter-nine-months-ended-september-30-2018-financial —  read more 

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Walden enrollment down 2000 students.

Eilif Serck-Hanssen It has a significant impact and that’s why I am -- in my earlier remarks, I cautioned the impact for fourth quarter and for next year. Because of this the average tuition at Walden is about three times the average of the system... —  read more 

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Post ID: @OP+Qc5xPmD

Shifts at the top of the food chain

Laureate Education Inc. announced Thursday that effective Jan. 1, 2018, Eilif Serck-Hanssen will become the for-profit company's new chief executive officer and Ricardo Berckemeyer will take over as the company's president. Serck-Hanssen is replacing... —  read more 

Failing financial firm banking on Walden/Laureate

Waddell Reed now holds more than 5M shares in Laureate (more than 10% of LAUR shares). https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/912766/000119312517280605/d436005dsc13g.htm Waddell Reed is an old financial firm that appears to be out of touch. They had... —  read more 

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Possible national class action?

The current domestic cases include: (1) On October 5, 2016, a student filed suit against us and Walden University in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio in the matter of Latonya Thornhill v. Walden University, et. al.... —  read more 

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Phoenix Invasion?

Has anyone seen an invasion of UoPX folks? Or Capella?

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LAUR raises $490M in IPO...

LAUR raised $490M in its IPO, less than half than they expected to get. The company will need to cut costs to make profits. http://www.baltimoresun.com/business/bs-bz-laureate-ipo-20170201-story.html —  read more 

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