The construction of a new computer lab at the Clarkston Community Center was just one part of SNHU's impact in Greater Atlanta last week as part of the MLS All-Star Game presented by Target. The community center served 57,000 residents last year and offers a huge variety of services ranging from educational and arts programs for kids, and meeting space for community groups. It also offers English classes, which are vital in a city where nearly half the population is foreign-born.
Volunteers from SNHU, FC Dallas and the Houston Dynamo and the teams' fan support clubs helped the St. Bernard Project repair a home damaged by Hurricane Harvey last year.
A unique program put on by Major League Soccer and Southern New Hampshire University raised $190,000 around the July Fourth holiday for the USO.
After big success in Major League Soccer, Heath Pearce turned to education to kickstart his post-soccer career.
The U Attend program seeks to encourage increased attendance by students a Tilden Middle School by rewarding them with game tickets, player meetings and outings to the Union's Talen Energy Stadium.
Manchester, N.H. (January 18, 2018) - Major League Soccer (MLS) and its Official Education Partner, Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU), have extended their partnership for three years, continuing upon their commitment to help MLS players and staff earn college degrees.
SNHU and MLS club FC Dallas teamed up to host a surprise graduation party and diploma delivery for Tesho Akindele, the first MLS player to earn a degree online from SNHU, as part of a partnership between the League and the University.
On this night, it wasn't his team's upcoming game on Joshua Taylor's mind. There were toys, puzzles, and coloring books spread out on two long tables and they weren't going to pack themselves.