University of the Rockies Students Set to Volunteer in Nationwide Effort
In recognition of National Volunteer Month, University of the Rockies, an advanced institution for tomorrow's thought leaders owned by Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE: BPI), has designated tomorrow, April 14, 2012 to be "University of the Rockies Volunteer Day."
University of the Rockies students across the country are being asked to volunteer tomorrow in a collaborative effort to show the community how much the University's students care. Students will be posting pictures and sharing their volunteer stories on the University of the Rockies Facebook page and via Twitter, using the #RockiesVolunteers hashtag.
Social responsibility has always been a major component of the University of the Rockies experience. The University regularly gives back via time, support and volunteerism to many worthy causes focused on education, youth and the military. University of the Rockies supports a variety of charitable organizations throughout the community.
About University of the Rockies
University of the Rockies is an advanced graduate institution for tomorrow's thought leaders. The University provides an intimate and dynamic learning environment, offering highly specialized master's and doctoral degree programs in the social and behavioral sciences, access to industry experts, campus clinical programs for practical experience, and research and publishing opportunities. University of the Rockies is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association (www.ncahlc.org). Small by design, University of the Rockies classes are presented in a progressive online format and at its Colorado Springs, Colorado, campus. For more information, please visit www.rockies.edu or call Shari Rodriguez, associate vice president of Public Relations, at 866.621.0124 x2513.
About Bridgepoint Education
Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI) improves the way individuals learn. By harnessing creativity, knowledge and proprietary technologies, such as Constellation, Thuze and Waypoint Outcomes, Bridgepoint Education has re-engineered the modern student experience with innovative solutions that advance learning. Its accredited institutions - Ashford University and University of the Rockies - embody the contemporary college experience. Ashford University offers associate's, bachelor's and master's degree programs while University of the Rockies offers master's and doctoral degree programs. Both provide progressive online platforms, as well as traditional campuses located in Clinton, Iowa (Ashford University), and Colorado Springs, Colorado (University of the Rockies). For more information about Bridgepoint Education, visit www.bridgepointeducation.com or call Shari Rodriguez, associate vice president of Public Relations, at 858.668.2580.