New Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship Recipient

The Phi Theta Kappa scholarship is awarded to students who have attained high academic achievement after transferring from a partner community college... [read more]

New computer assisted treatment program offers hope to cancer patients

When someone is diagnosed with cancer, the words can be devastating to hear. As a patient, the agony of deciding next steps,... [read more]

Excelsior Cares means helping others throughout the year

Excelsior Life traditionally marks the week of Thanksgiving by reflecting on the past year and campus-wide participation on projects and initiatives focused... [read more]

Passionate Pursuits: Advancing musical art through education and performance

The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family... [read more]

Passionate Pursuits: Work colleagues share Star Trek sentiment

Val Zeese and Toby Hamlin both work at Excelsior College. Outside of work, they share a similar sentiment and are huge Star... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Earning multiple degrees, graduate now helps others as an intern instructor

Magda Maria Sfeir-Monroe is a 2016 Excelsior College graduate. Originally from Utica, New York and now residing in Albany, New York, she... [read more]

Open Educational Resources (OER) save college students money

Open Educational Resources (OER) are a trend in distance learning with a cost savings benefit for students. Kimberly Barss, Interim Lead Instructional... [read more]

School of Public Service: New initiatives to help develop future leaders

Dr. Robert Waters was named dean of the School of Public Service (SPS) in March 2014. Since that time, there have been... [read more]

Excelsior College 2016 Commencement Ceremony photo montage by Island Photography

The annual Excelsior College Commencement Ceremony was held at the Empire State Plaza in Albany on July 8. You’re invited to visit... [read more]

Commencement 2016: Behind The Scenes Photos (Part 2)

Excelsior College hosted its annual Commencement ceremony on July 8 in Albany, New York at the Empire State Plaza. More than 2,400... [read more]

Commencement 2016: Behind The Scenes Photos (Part 1)

Excelsior College hosted its annual Commencement ceremony on July 8 in Albany, New York at the Empire State Plaza. More than 2,400... [read more]

The silent epidemic: Bullying in the workplace

Often the word bullying is associated with children or cyber bullying. However, there is a silent epidemic and bullies exist in the... [read more]

Passionate Pursuits: LifeKids provides educational experience for children

The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family... [read more]

Passionate Pursuits: Hike It Baby gets families outside at a young age

The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family... [read more]

Passionate Pursuits: Brain cancer creates special meaning for Team Billy Ride

The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family... [read more]

Passionate Pursuits: Scouts learn more than their way out of the woods

The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family... [read more]

Excelsior College will hold Excelsior Cares Volunteer Week April 4 to 8

In advance of National Volunteer Week, celebrated April 10 – 16, Excelsior College will hold Excelsior Cares Volunteer Week from Monday, April... [read more]

Excelsior grad, NYS police officer shares memorable career moments

Born in Albany, and living in the Capital District of New York State for most of his life, Captain John H. Tibbitts,... [read more]

2015 Recap: Excelsior cares and supports community efforts

Excelsior Life traditionally marks the holidays by reflecting on the past year and the College’s participation on a number of local and... [read more]

Excelsior College announces new VP of Human Resources

Excelsior College announced today Mark Howe, as vice president, Human Resources effective December 9. Howe replaces James Lettko, who has been with... [read more]