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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]

Excelsior Cares: Staff members honoring military service on Veterans Day and beyond

On November 11, Excelsior College staff members joined hundreds of local veterans at the annual Veterans Day Parade held in Albany, New... [read more]

Excelsior College deemed “Best for Vets” college by Military Times for sixth consecutive year

Military Times has named Excelsior College a “Best for Vets” College for the sixth consecutive year. The rankings are based on the... [read more]

Excelsior named “Military Friendly” institution by G.I. Jobs for sixth consecutive year

Excelsior College has been named a “Military Friendly” institution by Victory Media for the sixth consecutive year. Victory media is the publisher... [read more]

Educators Serving Educators: When success means creating your own competition

In 2014, Chris Montagnino arrived at Excelsior College to assess Educators Serving Educators (ESE), an ambitious and struggling attempt by the distance... [read more]

Excelsior College Washington DC Center, OSSE collaborate to help adult learners pursue higher education

As part of DC College Application Week, graduating seniors and adult learners from across the District of Columbia (DC) will be on... [read more]

Today in Cybersecurity: Virtualization Security

Once an organization begins employing virtualization, they become less secure unless they utilize fault tolerance to keep things running in the event... [read more]

Excelsior College in partnership with TATA Interactive and Questar III BOCES to be recognized for new educational program

Excelsior College, along with TATA Interactive and Questar III BOCES, are the recipients of a Brandon Hall Group Excellence in Learning Award... [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]

Watch: ‘Nyquist Leadership Series’ broadcast

Ethical public sector leadership was the topic of discussion on October 7 as Excelsior College launched its Nyquist Leadership Series with a... [read more]

Excelsior College awarded $1.9 million grant to assess student skills, predict future success

Excelsior College today announced a $1,919,799 grant from the U.S. Department of Education, Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education, First in... [read more]

Excelsior’s School of Nursing dean elected to board of directors of American Nurses Association – New York chapter

Dr. Mary Lee Pollard, PHD, RN, CNE, dean of the School of Nursing at Excelsior College, was elected this past weekend to... [read more]

Excelsior College partners with InsideTrack to launch new Student Success Center

Excelsior College and InsideTrack announced a new partnership today to develop and launch a Student Success Center (SSC) that will provide personalized... [read more]

2015 Excelsior partner forum focuses on student success

On September 9, Excelsior College held its 4th annual 2015 Excelsior College Academic Partnership Forum at the Albany, New York campus, hosting... [read more]

The Nyquist Leadership Series: Ethics, Integrity, and Leadership in Public Service

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]

Muzzy Lane, Excelsior College partner to bring game-based learning to coursework

Excelsior College and Muzzy Lane have announced an agreement that will integrate gaming and advanced simulations in up to five Excelsior courses... [read more]

Excelsior College announces 2015-2016 Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship recipient

The Phi Theta Kappa scholarship recognizes academic excellence among community college transfer students, while increasing educational opportunity for students transferring from partner... [read more]

Editorial: Reflecting on year one of ‘Mission Transition’ veterans in nursing grant initiative

By Sarah Van Vorst, program manager for VBSN in the School of Nursing at Excelsior College Excelsior College has just celebrated the... [read more]