Posts filed under "Students & Alumni"

Photo Slideshow: 2015 Excelsior College Commencement

Nearly 400 adult learners from around the world assembled in Albany, New York on July 10 at the Empire State Plaza for... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Indulata Jayapal, learning has no age limit

Indulata Jayapal, the oldest 2015 graduate at 74 years old, lives in Albany, New York and works as an adjunct clinical instructor... [read more]

Watch: Three family members become alumni

Commencement 2015 will be held this Friday, July 10 at the Empire State Plaza in Albany, NY. This ceremony has a special... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Valerie Varnell gives back

“It’s been a crazy couple of years.” Considering the twists and turns experienced by Valerie Varnell over the past decade, that may... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Krystal Loader, an All-American model of perseverance

On July 10, hundreds of graduates from across the world will convene in Albany, New York for Excelsior College’s 2015 Commencement, to... [read more]

Excelsior Graduate Award Spotlight: Sheena M. Ross

On July 10, hundreds of graduates from across the world will convene in Albany, New York for Excelsior College’s 2015 Commencement, to... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Jenn Buyce and finding inner inspiration

On July 10, hundreds of graduates from across the world will convene in Albany, New York for Excelsior College’s 2015 Commencement, to... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Lou Ann Gleason, nursing educator and community role model

On July 10, hundreds of graduates from across the world will convene in Albany, New York for Excelsior College’s 2015 Commencement, to... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Lisa Frankoski, successful student turned faculty member

On July 10, hundreds of graduates from across the world will convene in Albany, New York for Excelsior College’s 2015 Commencement, to... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Like father, like son

Mark Wahl, MS, RN, a 1984 graduate of Excelsior College, works as a faculty program director for the School of Nursing at... [read more]

Felicia Haecker, veteran mentor

Like many children born into military families, Bachelor of Science of Liberal Arts graduate Felicia Haecker spent her childhood traveling the globe... [read more]

Student essay: Is it the “valley girl” in me?

In recognition of the National Day on Writing (October 20, 2014) sponsored by the National Council of Teachers of English, the award-winning... [read more]

Deadline approaches to submit for Excelsior College alumni awards

The Excelsior College Alumni Association annually confers four awards on graduates who have made substantial personal or professional contributions to making a... [read more]

Student essay: The importance of writing

In recognition of the National Day on Writing (October 20, 2014) sponsored by the National Council of Teachers of English, the award-winning... [read more]

Ed Morneault, against all odds

The definition of courage is the quality of spirit in the face of trying circumstance. By Judy Reed, Center for Military Education—... [read more]

For Drivers, Education is a Family Affair

By Mike Lesczinski and Dana Yanulavich You could say that the Drivers are driven to succeed. But all puns aside, this family... [read more]

[Watch] Christopher Moore: How education prepared him for a career in advocacy

Excelsior College graduate Christopher Moore discusses how his education prepared him for a career in diabetes awareness and advocacy.... [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]

Armed and Ready to Roll: Grad Serves up Some Serious Rock

The following is an excerpt from “Armed and Ready to Roll” published in the Fall 2014 edition of Excelsior College Magazine. By... [read more]