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Pearson awards Excelsior’s Darren Walsh with national online learning excellence award

Excelsior’s Darren Walsh, assistant vice president of learning and academic support services, was recognized with an online learning excellence award by Pearson... [read more]

Excelsior College announces new Student Veterans of America (SVA) chapter

The Center for Military Education at Excelsior College announced that Student Veterans of America (SVA) has approved its application to become an... [read more]

Excelsior LIVE: Introducing Excelsior’s livestreaming platform

Starting today, the Communications team will live broadcast events, interviews, and behind-the-scenes content directly to our @ExcelsiorLife Twitter feed using a new... [read more]

Online learning expert nominated for excellence award

Darren Walsh, assistant vice president for learning and academic support services at Excelsior College, is one of the 20 national finalists for... [read more]

National Cybersecurity Institute at Excelsior College hosts NSA Day of Cyber on January 28

The National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) at Excelsior College announced a collaboration with the NSA Day of Cyber, a nationwide effort to raise... [read more]

Upcoming: ‘The Nyquist Leadership Series: The Real Costs of Cyber Ignorance’

The Nyquist Leadership Series explores New York State’s most pressing contemporary challenges through the eyes of its most prominent government, education, and... [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]

Excelsior College will be part of the “Get on Your Feet” program in New York State

In most recent news, New York State & Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the state will begin accepting applications for its new... [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 cuts ribbon on new Student Success Center

  Excelsior College today cut the ribbon on its new Student Success Center in a ceremony held at the distance learning institution’s... [read more]

Pizza Hut, Excelsior partner on “Life Unboxed EDU”

Program through Excelsior College provides college credits for completing company training courses; offers $5,250 in tuition per year for salaried employees; discounts... [read more]

Fleet Reserve Association member & “nuclear” family man

Mike Gritton grew up in Louisville, Kentucky, and decided to the join the armed forces during his freshman year of college at... [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]

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]

Excelsior College School of Health Sciences launches Bachelor of Science in Public Health degree, scholarship

Excelsior College, leading nonprofit, distance learning institution based in Albany, New York, today announced the launch of a Bachelor of Science in... [read more]

John Ebersole inducted into International Adult & Continuing Education Hall of Fame

Excelsior College today announced that President John Ebersole has been inducted into the International Adult & Continuing Education Hall of Fame (IACE).... [read more]

Making the grade: Excelsior student recognized as VIP

“Making the Grade: Excelsior Student Recognized as VIP” by Dana Yanulavich *Featured in the Fall 2015 Edition of Excelsior College. Gunnery Sgt.... [read more]

Excelsior College, National Association for Hispanic Nurses renew educational partnership

The National Association for Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) and Excelsior College today announced a renewal of their academic partnership. Under this agreement, association... [read more]

University Business Magazine honors Excelsior College for being a “Model of Excellence”

Excelsior College is one of seventeen colleges and universities nationwide being honored by University Business magazine in its Winter 2015 Models of... [read more]

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

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