Posts filed under "General"

Military TA and the potential federal government shutdown

“There is much concern about the impending government shutdown and what impact that may have on military TA. We are monitoring the... [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]

“Protecting Our Future”: New cybersecurity book examines critical infrastructure sectors

In Protecting Our Future: Educating a Cybersecurity Workforce, Volume 2 (August; Hudson Whitman/Excelsior College Press), Dr. Jane LeClair, COO of Excelsior College’s... [read more]

Excelsior College and FMCC meet for dual admission agreement signing event

Flanked by staff from both institutions, Dr. Dustin Swanger, president, Fulton Montgomery Community College (bottom far right), Dr. Patrick Jones, vice provost,... [read more]

Upcoming Webinar: Back to school with the Excelsior College OWL

The award-winning Excelsior College Online Writing Lab (OWL) will be the topic of discussion at an upcoming Excelsior College webinar, scheduled for... [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]

National Nurses Week: Joe Santiago on how the military prepared him to be a health care leader

Joe Santiago, ’13, a Bachelor of Science in nursing graduate from Excelsior College, discusses how his military career and education transformed him... [read more]

USDLA recognizes Excelsior College Online Writing Lab with two 2015 Excellence in Distance Learning awards

On Monday, Excelsior College was among the institutions honored with 2015 International Distance Learning Awards by the United States Distance Learning Association... [read more]

cIcu welcomes President Ebersole of Excelsior College to its Board of Trustees

The Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities (cIcu), a statewide association for more than 100 private higher education institutions throughout New York,... [read more]

GE to be honored at Excelsior College Partners in Lifelong Learning

Annual college event has raised more than $530,000 in scholarships for Capital Region students. On April 22, Excelsior College will host its... [read more]

Excelsior College Celebrates Charter Day

Today is Charter Day at Excelsior College, marking 17 years since the New York State Board of Regents granted a charter to... [read more]

Excelsior appoints new vice president for human resources and administration

Excelsior College announced the appointment of Jim Lettko, as vice president, human resources and administration at Excelsior College on April 1. Lettko... [read more]

Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN to address Excelsior College graduates at 2015 Commencement

Mary Ellen Duncan, former president of Howard Community College, to receive honorary doctorate Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, chief executive officer of... [read more]

Watch: How to use the Excelsior College Online Writing Lab (OWL)

The Excelsior College Online Writing Lab (OWL) released a new video this week outlining how to navigate and use the features of... [read more]

Excelsior College presents academic advising awards

The Office of Student and Faculty Services at Excelsior College held an Excellence in Academic Advising Ceremony last week. Awards were presented... [read more]

New report on competency-based education highlights Excelsior College

A new report released today by the American Enterprise Institute focuses on the recent growth in competency-based education (CBE) programs. “The Landscape... [read more]

Vision for 2015: Dr. Crystal Sands on the Excelsior College Online Writing Lab

Throughout the month of January, Excelsior Life will sit down with key Excelsior College influencers and decision-makers to discuss the upcoming academic... [read more]

The top 5 Excelsior College stories of 2014

An ALS patient earns his degree. An innovative new technology lab improves grades. A Federal grant helps veterans pursue an in-demand career.... [read more]

Statement from Excelsior College President John Ebersole on college ratings ‘framework’

While it will take time to explore the full impact of the proposed framework, at first read this appears to be a... [read more]