Posts filed under "General"

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

Excelsior College’s Online Writing Lab receives 2015 OLC Effective Practice Award

Excelsior College’s Online Writing Lab (OWL) has been recognized with a 2015 OLC Effective Practice Award by the Online Learning Consortium. Excelsior... [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 $2.9 million grant to assess student skills, predict future success

Excelsior College today announced a $2,999,877 grant from the U.S. Department of Education, Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education, First in... [read more]

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 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]

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]

Record attendance expected 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]

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]

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]