ADVISORY, Feb. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq:LAUR), the largest global network of degree-granting higher education institutions, will open the Nasdaq Stock Market in celebration of its initial public offering (IPO).
In honor of the occasion, Douglas L. Becker, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will ring the Opening Bell remotely from Baltimore.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
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About Laureate Education, Inc.
Laureate Education, Inc. is the largest global network of degree-granting higher education institutions, with more than one million students enrolled across 71 institutions in 25 countries on more than 200 campuses. In 1999, Laureate Education made its first investment in global higher education and, since that time, it has developed into the global leader in higher education. Laureate offers high-quality undergraduate, graduate and specialized programs in a wide range of disciplines that provide attractive employment prospects.
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