Posts filed under "General"

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 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 $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]

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]

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]