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Excelsior’s Technology Students are #ABETconfident [Video]

A group of Excelsior College students recently participated in the #ABETconfident video contest, which was held by the accreditation body ABET. The... [read more]

Collaborative for Quality in Alternative Learning white paper released for public comment

The Presidents’ Forum, in partnership with the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC), will host the Collaborative for Quality in Alternative Learning (CQAL)... [read more]

Excelsior public health expert celebrated as one of NY Capital Region’s “40 Under 40”

Dorcey Applrys, DrPH, MPH, a faculty program director in Excelsior College’s School of Health Sciences has been named to the Albany Business... [read more]

Excelsior’s scholarship: Announcing the Journal of Business and Technology

With the eagerly-awaited launch of the Journal of Business and Technology on March 20th, this new publication aims to provide a showcase... [read more]

Excelsior College and Shriners Hospitals for Children collaborate on educational advancements for nurses

Excelsior College has announced a new corporate partnership with the pediatric healthcare nonprofit, Shriners Hospitals for Children®. Under the new agreement, employees... [read more]

Dr. Laurie Carbo-Porter appointed dean of the School of Health Sciences at Excelsior College

Dr. Laurie Carbo-Porter has been appointed dean of the School of Health Sciences, Excelsior College announced today. She had assumed the role... [read more]

Dr. Lifang Shih appointed dean of School of Business and Technology at Excelsior College

Dr. Lifang Shih has been appointed dean of the School of Business and Technology, Excelsior College announced today. She had been serving... [read more]

National Adult Learner Coalition Created to Advance Student Success

Download: Strengthening America’s Economy By Expanding Educational Opportunities for Working Adults Washington, D.C., February 6th, 2017 – Today, four major associations join... [read more]

Excelsior Theses Series: Filipinos in America in the 21st Century

What is the meaning of identity? Does it spring to life the moment of your birth or is it shaped by experience?... [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]

Dr. Karl Lawrence named Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance

Dr. Karl Lawrence will serve as Excelsior College’s Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance, the institution announced today.  Dr. Lawrence... [read more]

Dawn Gerrain named Excelsior’s first Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer

Dawn Gerrain will serve as Excelsior College’s first Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer, the institution announced today. The position, which will... [read more]

Learn Más: A Taco Bell employee’s layers of learning

Tia Travis has found the perfect balance between working full time as a restaurant general manager at Taco Bell, being a devoted... [read more]

Excelsior Theses Series: Frank Lockhart and the Land Speed Record

The Latin translation of Excelsior is “higher” or “ever upward.”  John Bayer of Virginia Beach is in many ways, an embodiment of... [read more]

Perspectives: Cesar Munguia, MPA Graduate

Cesar Munguia is one of Excelsior College’s School of Public Service first Master of Public Administration graduates. The Master of Public Administration... [read more]

Excelsior College & Zone 5 Training Academy announce degree pathway for Capital Region law enforcement

Excelsior College and Zone 5 Training Academy today announced an educational agreement that will provide more than 7,500 Capital Region law enforcement... [read more]

Statement on the death of Dr. John Ebersole, second president of Excelsior College

A message from Dr. James N. Baldwin, President of Excelsior College: It is with deep regret and much personal sadness that I... [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]

How a passion for cyber molds a student’s career path

Weylin Leavitt has turned his cybersecurity interest into a lifestyle. His involvement with Excelsior College’s cybersecurity program has led him to become... [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]