ADVISORY, Dec. 08, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Capella University, a provider of online post-secondary education and subsidiary of Capella Education Company (Nasdaq:CPLA), will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square to celebrate the three student winners of the Capella Business Leader award.
In honor of the occasion, Barbara Butts Williams, Executive Dean, External Relations and Partnerships and Dean Emeritus, Business will ring the Closing Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Capella University Media Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Capella University:
Capella University (www.capella.edu) is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Founded in 1993, the university is dedicated to providing flexible, professionally aligned online degree programs designed to help working adults advance in their careers. As of September 30, 2015, more than 37,000 students were enrolled in Capella’s bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral, and certificate programs, with more than 70 percent in its graduate programs. Known for its commitment to learner success, academic quality and innovations in online education, Capella pioneered competency-based direct assessment programs allowing students to learn at their own pace. Capella University is a wholly owned subsidiary of Capella Education Company (Nasdaq:CPLA).
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