The inspiration for The Millennial Academy was to create a resource center focused on personal and professional development options. The courses are designed with the modern professional and college student in mind. The Millennial Academy offers courses taught by industry experts, that are work at your own pace, and on current topics. Options for individualized support are also available.
Dr. Lisa M. Wisniewski is a university professor, author, blogger, and mentor. She has worked in higher education for over a decade. As a faculty member is teaches courses in Sociology and Psychology. She also has completed extensive training in Universal Design for Learning. Dr. Wisniewski has also extensively published and presented her research findings. Most notably she presented her work at the University of Oxford and Harvard Law School. Her research focus is on first generation college students, Universal Design for Learning, and access to higher education. The Millennial Academy was inspired by her dissertation work and her 2019 publication "Progress not Perfection: A Millennial's Story." Dr. Wisniewski brings her expertise in higher education to The Millennial Academy.