April 2017 Magazines - Page 55

Meet the Neighbor By Callie Thomas WGU Nevada offers more than 60 undergraduate whether it’s a new recipe, how to fix a leaky faucet or the best route to take when you’re already running late for work. Learning can also take us to the next chapter of our lives which may even land us right back where it all started—in school. That would make Spencer Stewart very happy, especially since he is the founding Chancellor of Western Governors University (WGU) Nevada, an online, nonprofit competency-based university. It was established to expand Nevadan’s access to higher education throughout the state. “I strongl