Posts filed under "Community"

Passionate Pursuits: History lover volunteers for one-of-a-kind World War II exhibit

During the day, Will Trevor is a faculty program director for the School of Business and Technology at Excelsior College. Outside of... [read more]

Video: Hannah Lynch on challenges facing “first generation” college students

Hannah Lynch, a Student Success Coach at Excelsior College, discusses her work with first-generation college students.... [read more]

Student Success Story: Scott Plymesser and his recipe for success

This article has been syndicated from Excelsior College’s Success Files blog by author and student success coach, Hannah Lynch. “Be whatever your... [read more]

Five Minutes with Alicia Audino, Assistant Director of Career Services

This article has been syndicated from Excelsior College’s Success Files blog. Alicia Audino hit the ground running at Excelsior College as the... [read more]

Excelsior College Graduation Celebration in Washington DC

The Excelsior College DC Center and Institutional Advancement sponsored a celebration of graduation in the Washington, DC Center for recent graduates and... [read more]

Were You Seen? 2016 Excelsior College Commencement Ceremony

On Friday, July 8, 2016, hundreds of Excelsior College graduates and their families celebrated their academic achievements at the Commencement Ceremony. The... [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]

Excelsior College employee recognized as ‘Volunteer of the Year’

On April 6, 2016, Excelsior College employee Paula Gabris was presented the 2016 Volunteer of the Year, Community Impact Award by the... [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: A journey from a Girl Scouts brownie to troop leader

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]

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]

Transgender employee says identity starts from within

  Transgender people’s experiences are really very different, so there’s really no one sort of blanket transgender experience. It’s really about listening... [read more]

Passionate Pursuit: Excelsior employee participates in row-a-thon for cancer

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

Passionate Pursuits: An equestrian & a horse named “Hot Tamale”

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

Four questions to ask if you’re heading back to school | StraighterLine Blog

The Partner Network syndicates authorized content on behalf of Excelsior College’s corporate and academic partner organizations. This post originally appeared on Straighterline... [read more]

A brief history of online learning [infographic] | StraighterLine blog

The Partner Network syndicates authorized content on behalf of Excelsior College’s corporate and academic partner organizations. This post originally appeared on Straighterline... [read more]

Passionate Pursuits: The musically gifted Kendra Jones

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

Passionate Pursuits: Volunteering with ‘In Our Own Voices’

Excelsior College staff participates in community events, volunteer time, and serve on civic organization boards and committees. The board members of In... [read more]