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Nearly 400 of more than 4,800 graduates to march at 2015 Excelsior College Commencement

Nearly 400 of a graduating class of 4,826 will assemble in downtown Albany, New York on July 10 to celebrate 2015 Excelsior... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Krystal Loader, an All-American model of perseverance

On July 10, hundreds of graduates from across the world will convene in Albany, New York for Excelsior College’s 2015 Commencement, to... [read more]

Excelsior: The State of the College

Dr. John Ebersole, president of Excelsior College, Dr. Mary Beth Hanner, provost, and John Pontius, chief financial officer, discuss the College’s mission,... [read more]

Excelsior Graduate Award Spotlight: Sheena M. Ross

On July 10, hundreds of graduates from across the world will convene in Albany, New York for Excelsior College’s 2015 Commencement, to... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Jenn Buyce and finding inner inspiration

On July 10, hundreds of graduates from across the world will convene in Albany, New York for Excelsior College’s 2015 Commencement, to... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Lou Ann Gleason, nursing educator and community role model

On July 10, hundreds of graduates from across the world will convene in Albany, New York for Excelsior College’s 2015 Commencement, to... [read more]

Distance EDU on Demand: 2015 ‘Commencement Stories’ with Laurie Cox

Laurie Cox, course chair at Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing in Troy, New York, earned her first nursing degree in 1984 –... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Lisa Frankoski, successful student turned faculty member

On July 10, hundreds of graduates from across the world will convene in Albany, New York for Excelsior College’s 2015 Commencement, to... [read more]

Distance EDU on Demand: 2015 ‘Commencement Stories’ with Jason Duke

  Jason Duke, recipient of the Jean M. Smith Award, presented annually to a student who demonstrates outstanding academic and professional achievement... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Like father, like son

Mark Wahl, MS, RN, a 1984 graduate of Excelsior College, works as a faculty program director for the School of Nursing at... [read more]

Reminder on test preparation firms

In response to today’s news, Excelsior College issues the following reminder: Excelsior College is not affiliated with any test preparation firm 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]

Excelsior College designated Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education; MBA program earns specialty accreditation

Excelsior College’s School of Business and Technology continues to attract industry acclaim. On May 13, the National Security Agency (NSA) and the... [read more]

Were you seen? ‘Red Nose Day’ at Excelsior College

‘Red Nose Day,’ which started in Britain in 1988, raises money for children and those living in poverty. Yesterday, Excelsior staff took... [read more]

Upcoming: ‘The Skills, Qualities, and Roles of the 21st Century Public Servant’

Excelsior’s new School of Public Service is committed to developing thoughtful, ethical, principled, and wise public servants, leaders who build relationships with... [read more]

President John Ebersole to speak on competency-based education at American Enterprise Institute (AEI)

Excelsior College President John Ebersole will take part in an American Enterprise Institute (AEI) panel on Thursday, May 21 exploring the future... [read more]

Not all wounds are visible

Post-traumatic stress can strike anyone after a life-threatening event, but it is what you do next that can make a difference. The... [read more]

National Nurses Week: Gerry Vickers on the evolution of nursing

Gerry Vickers, a nurse educator at St. Peter’s Health Partners in Albany, New York and a 2009 Bachelor of Science in nursing... [read more]

William Randolph Hearst Scholarships Support Associate Degree Nursing Students

Excelsior College today announced a $75,000 award from the Hearst Foundations to fund scholarships for high-achieving, low-income students entering the final phase... [read more]

National Nurses Week: Melissa Davis on holistic nursing

Melissa Davis, a nurse educator at St. Peter’s Health Partners in Albany, New York, and the Belanger School of Nursing, discusses the... [read more]