cehe press center

Welcome to the Center for Excellence in Higher Education press center. Browse through our latest press releases, news, and other information. You’ll see great things happening in our community!

For all inquiries regarding media or press coverage, please contact Eric Juhlin at eric.juhlin@collegeamerica.edu

Independence University Donates 100 Tablets to Help Refugees Through the IRC

SALT LAKE CITY—Independence University (IU), an accredited online university, is proud to be able to assist in the ongoing efforts of helping refugees resettle in the United States by donating 100 tablets to the International Rescue Committee (IRC).

May 24, 2021

Independence University Donates 100 Tablets to Assist Virtual Academy Students in South Carolina

As more and more students transition to online learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States, the demand for stable technology grows as well. In order to help with this demand, Independence University (IU), an accredited online university, donated 100 tablets to the Chester County School District in South Carolina.

November 16, 2020

Independence University Donates 100 Tablets to Help Special Education Students in West Virginia

SALT LAKE CITY— As remote learning continues to grow in need and popularity during the COVID-19 crisis,1 Independence University, an accredited online university, donated 100 tablets to help the Special Education department of Mercer County Schools in West Virginia.

October 12, 2020

Independence University Donates Laptops to Organization Helping Youth

Independence University (IU) is proud to continue showing its commitment to helping young people gain an education by donating to Helping Any Way We Can (HAWWC). HAWWC is a nonprofit organization that seeks to foster a commitment to youth by helping them transition into adulthood. Learn more here.

June 8, 2020

Independence University announces winners of the 2020 Distinguished Thesis Award

SALT LAKE CITY— Independence University is proud to announce three graduates who are being awarded the Distinguished Thesis Award for 2020. The Independence University Distinguished Thesis Award is given in recognition of outstanding work and effort by students in their reflective scholarship.

April 13, 2020

CEHE and Independence University Provide $1 Million to Help Employees During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The Center for Excellence in Higher Education, Inc., and its college Independence University (“IU”), are providing $1 million dollars in a special bonus to help employees and their families manage challenges related to the coronavirus pandemic.

March 23, 2020