Monthly Archives: March 2017

Learner of the Week: Kristel Silang

  Hometown: Philippines Course: Digital Marketing Capstone What is a fun fact about you? I don’t like ripe mangoes and halo-halo even though I’m from the Philippines. What do you do for a living? Content Marketing for a fintech startup and a freelance writer Why did you decide to start the Digital Marketing specialization? I […]


Meet Illinois Community Ambassador Shanshan Thompson

I moved from China to the United States in January 2011. Before that, I was a full-time admissions consultant, helping Chinese students to get admitted into the top American universities. After I became a mom at the end of 2013, I dived into early childhood education in order to have a smoother parenting journey. As […]


Meet Illinois Community Ambassador Manuel Feldmann

Meet our Illinois Community Ambassador Manuel Feldmann! As a member of our team, Manuel moderates our Digital Marketing Book Club and produces engagement strategies to better communicate with learners via social media. Additionally, he is a blogger on our website and creates content for our YouTube channel. A true binge learner, a top 2% influencer […]