Posts filed under "General"

New book looks at community colleges: ‘America’s Broken Promise’

In “America’s Broken Promise: Bridging the Community College Achievement Gap,” Eduardo Marti, former president of Queensborough Community College in New York, suggests... [read more]

U.S. Office of Personnel Management and Excelsior College partner to provide Federal employees opportunity to pursue a higher education at reduced cost

Excelsior College and the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) have announced an agreement that will allow the Federal workforce – representing... [read more]

Statement on the passing of Robert Stone

Statement by President John Ebersole on the passing of Robert Delmar Stone, former general counsel at the College. Bob’s knowledge of New... [read more]

General Peter Pace to deliver Excelsior College Commencement address on July 8

General Peter Pace, USMC (Ret.), 16th chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will deliver the keynote address at Excelsior College Commencement... [read more]

Excelsior College employees receive award for effective practices at OLC Innovate 2016

Excelsior College employees, Erin Blauvelt and Kimberly Barss, were among the award recipients for the 2016 OLC Effective Practice Award from The... [read more]

Passionate Pursuits: LifeKids provides educational experience for children

The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family... [read more]

Excelsior College employee recognized as ‘Volunteer of the Year’

On April 6, 2016, Excelsior College employee Paula Gabris was presented the 2016 Volunteer of the Year, Community Impact Award by the... [read more]

Passionate Pursuits: Brain cancer creates special meaning for Team Billy Ride

The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family... [read more]

USA Funds grant backs exploration of quality assurance for alternative education providers

Excelsior College has secured a one-year, $150,000 USA Funds planning grant to explore the creation and viability of a quality assurance entity... [read more]

SEFCU & Tobi Saulnier, PhD, to be honored at Excelsior College Partners in Lifelong Learning

On April 13, Excelsior College will host its 9th annual Partners in Lifelong Learning event and recognize SEFCU (State Employees Federal Credit... [read more]

Educators Serving Educators and Greenwood Hall announce collaboration to deliver enrollment, retention, and student services support

Educators Serving Educators (ESE), an innovative consulting and professional services division within Excelsior College, today announced a partnership with Greenwood Hall, Inc.,... [read more]

Excelsior LIVE: Sue Petrie on “See Me For Who I Am”

Sue Petrie, director, Hudson Whitman/Excelsior College Press, discusses the small press publisher’s latest book, “See Me For Who I Am: Student Veterans’... [read more]

Were you seen? The Nyquist Leadership Series explores cyber governance

The Nyquist Leadership Series presented by Excelsior College explores New York State’s most pressing contemporary challenges through the eyes of its most... [read more]

Excelsior College and Westchester Community College collaboration to build pipeline of bachelor’s educated students

Excelsior College and Westchester Community College (WCC) hosted a signing ceremony on February 16, 2016 to reaffirm their academic partnership, which provides... [read more]

Excelsior LIVE: Glenn Braddock, PhD, on the Excelsior College Student Success Center

Glenn Braddock, PhD, executive director of the new Excelsior College Student Success Center, discusses the new initiative, the differences between academic coaches... [read more]

NobleStream teams with Excelsior College’s Educators Serving Educators to help institutions deliver world-class student experiences & achievement

Per its mission to connect academic institutions with transformative best-in-class EdTech solutions that empower faculty and elevate students, NobleStream announced today that... [read more]

Pearson awards Excelsior’s Darren Walsh with national online learning excellence award

Excelsior’s Darren Walsh, assistant vice president of learning and academic support services, was recognized with an online learning excellence award by Pearson... [read more]

Excelsior LIVE: Introducing Excelsior’s livestreaming platform

Starting today, the Communications team will live broadcast events, interviews, and behind-the-scenes content directly to our @ExcelsiorLife Twitter feed using a new... [read more]

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 will be part of the “Get on Your Feet” program in New York State

In most recent news, New York State & Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the state will begin accepting applications for its new... [read more]