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Nursing Students Inducted into Sigma Theta Tau

“You are Sigma Theta Tau; we are Sigma Theta Tau.” With these words spoken by honor society president Jennifer Pettis, the nurses... [read more]

Business and Technology Students Inducted into Honor Societies

On July 13, 2017, the day before Commencement, students and recent graduates from the School of Business & Technology were inducted into... [read more]

Excelsior College, Polk State College Secure National Science Foundation Grant to Develop Educational Simulations for Workforce Readiness

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Excelsior College over $864,000 in grant funding to ensure workforce readiness. Excelsior has partnered with Polk State College in Florida to... [read more]

Graduates Inducted into Liberal Arts Honor Society

Excelsior’s Chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda, a national honor society recognizing adult students who achieved and maintained high scholastic standards while handling... [read more]

Superior Service: David Foster Receives Distinguished Faculty Award

At the Faculty Luncheon on July 13, David Foster of the School of Public Service was recognized as a recipient of a... [read more]

Excelsior Class of 2017: Lovepreet Cheema, Double Master-in-Training

Lovepreet Cheema walked across the stage at Commencement as a cybersecurity master and immediately continued down the steps into her pursuit of... [read more]

A Humbling Experience: Lisa Giarda Receives Distinguished Faculty Award

At the Faculty Luncheon on July 13, Lisa Giarda of the School of Health Sciences was recognized as a Distinguished Faculty Award... [read more]

Dr. Barbara Pieper Appointed to Lead School of Health Sciences at Excelsior College

Excelsior College has appointed Barbara Pieper, PhD, RN dean of the School of Health Sciences. She replaces Dr. Laurie Carbo-Porter, who recently... [read more]

Historic Moment: Jim Holton Receives Distinguished Faculty Award

At the Faculty Luncheon on July 13, James “Jim” Holton of the School of Liberal Arts received a Distinguished Faculty Award. During... [read more]

Making a Difference: Daria Byrne Receives Distinguished Faculty Award

At the Faculty Luncheon on July 13, Daria Byrne of the School of Nursing was recognized as a recipient of a Distinguished... [read more]

Excelsior Class of 2017: Desiree Guzman, Air Force Veteran Soaring Toward Success

What does the Urdu language, the Air Force, and a liberal arts degree all have in common? Answer: the perfectly compiled bachelor’s... [read more]

Were You Seen? 2017 Excelsior College Commencement

A record number of over 400 graduates crossed the stage at the 2017 Excelsior College Commencement Ceremony, on Friday, July 14. Excelsior... [read more]

United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Congratulates Excelsior Class of 2017

United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand sent a congratulatory letter Excelsior College on Friday, July 14, 2017 to send her greetings and best... [read more]

Excelsior College Inaugurates Dr. James N. Baldwin as its Third President

Excelsior College inaugurated its third president, Dr. James N. Baldwin, on Friday, July 14, as part of its annual Commencement ceremony in... [read more]

With Style & Grace: An All-Female Roster of Excelsior Employee Graduates from The Class of 2017

On Friday, July 14, 2017, Excelsior College will host its annual Commencement Ceremony in Albany, New York. Out of the 5,069 graduates... [read more]

A Shot in the Arm: Alumna Boosts Nursing Program with New CPNE Site

Jennifer Gentry remembers taking her Clinical Performance in Nursing Exam (CPNE) like it was yesterday. Now a chief nursing officer in the... [read more]

Were You Seen? Educational Institute 2017

On June 2, Excelsior College, School of Nursing collaborated with Albany Medical Center and held their Annual Educational Institute in Latham, NY. ... [read more]

American Marketing Association CEO to present “The State and Future of Marketing” at Excelsior College

On Thursday, June 8, CEO of the American Marketing Association (AMA), Russ Klein, will be coming to Excelsior College to give a... [read more]

First Excelsior student receives nuclear scholarship from the U.S. Department of Energy

Zykeedric Free is the first Excelsior College student to receive a Nuclear Engineering University Program (NEUP) Scholarship offered by the U. S.... [read more]

Excelsior graduate award spotlight: Brianna Shearer

Business Advisor, Meghan Rosebeck, talks to Brianna Shearer, winner of the 2017 Jean Smith Award.  The Jean Smith award recognizes the leadership... [read more]