Posts filed under "Nursing"

Cancer experience influences student to write book and pursue holistic healing/oncology independent study

Lucinda “Cindy” Rost was diagnosed with cancer in 2012, and was told by her doctor that she needed to make her healing... [read more]

Excelsior College, National Association for Hispanic Nurses renew educational partnership

The National Association for Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) and Excelsior College today announced a renewal of their academic partnership. Under this agreement, association... [read more]

Excelsior’s School of Nursing dean elected to board of directors of American Nurses Association – New York chapter

Dr. Mary Lee Pollard, PHD, RN, CNE, dean of the School of Nursing at Excelsior College, was elected this past weekend to... [read more]

Editorial: Reflecting on year one of ‘Mission Transition’ veterans in nursing grant initiative

By Sarah Van Vorst, program manager for VBSN in the School of Nursing at Excelsior College Excelsior College has just celebrated the... [read more]

Excelsior College announces settlement agreement

In early 2014, a complaint was filed by several individuals regarding Excelsior’s associate degree program in nursing and Clinical Performance in Nursing... [read more]

National Nurses Week: Melissa Davis on becoming a nurse educator

Melissa Davis, a 2015 Master of Science in Nursing graduate of Excelsior College, discusses what attracted her to the field of nursing... [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]

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]

Excelsior College School of Nursing Educational Institute to influence nursing empowerment

  Annual event in Albany, New York to feature keynote speaker Dr. Helen R. Connors, E. Jean M. Hill Professor, University of... [read more]

Nursing in the 21st Century: New Conversations About End-of-Life Care

Hudson Whitman/Excelsior College Press today announced the release of Issue 4 of its peer-reviewed, bi-annual mobile journal, Nursing in the 21st Century... [read more]

Facts about Excelsior’s associate degree in nursing program

A complaint was filed in early 2014 by several individuals regarding Excelsior’s associate degree program in nursing and its Clinical Performance in... [read more]

Christopher Moore Walks the Talk on Diabetes Awareness and Support

Excelsior College graduate Christopher Moore has dedicated his life to helping others, both as a Registered Nurse (RN) at Valley Hospital Medical... [read more]

A Nursing Entrepreneur

Robert Freeman, 30, a clinical nurse specialist for medical surgical quality at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, is used to going the extra... [read more]

School of Nursing Awarded Federal Grant

Improved patient outcomes and reduced health care costs are the result of increased levels of education among nurses. This was a finding... [read more]

Latest Issue of Nursing Journal Explores Workplace Violence, Abusive Behaviors, and Toxic Hierarchies

Hudson Whitman/ Excelsior College Press has announced the release of the third issue of its online, peer-reviewed journal, Nursing in the 21st... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Nursing Graduate Maria Malone Wanted More Out of Life

On July 11, Excelsior College will host its annual Commencement ceremony at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. With ‘Commencement Stories’,... [read more]

Student Reading Preferences: Will the Past be Our Future?

In May, Excelsior College’s Barbara Pieper, PhD, RN, director, Robert E. Kinsinger Institute for Nursing Excellence, and Patricia Cannistraci, DNS, RN, CNE,... [read more]

Excelsior’s Kathleen Morgan Honored by NY Capital District Nurses Association

On June 5, Kathleen Morgan, MS, RN, CNE, faculty program director, Excelsior College School of Nursing, was honored with a Distinguished Member... [read more]