Posts tagged "Alumni"

Video: Keylla Capote on the challenge of being a first generation college student

Keylla Capote, a 2016 BSN graduate of Excelsior College, discusses her experiences as a first generation college student.... [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 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]

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]

[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]

Excelsior Expands Career Services

The Office of Career Services at Excelsior will take on all alumni-related career services including counseling, webinars, and résumé and cover letter... [read more]

Alumni Stories: Terri McRhoads, Always Planning for the Future

At 65, and the prospect of retirement looming, Terri McRhoads remained as vigilant as ever with planning for the future. For her,... [read more]

Where Are They Now? ‘Partners in Lifelong Learning’ Scholarship Awardee John Paul Ciejka

Over the past two decades, Albany, New York has repositioned itself as an east coast competitor to Silicon Valley, sparking a wave... [read more]

Excelsior College Alumnus, Three-Time Olympian, Meets Challenges Head On

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia officially began yesterday with qualifying runs for snowboarding. With the Opening Ceremony scheduled for this... [read more]

Excelsior Career Services Introduce New Features for Alumni

Interviewing with a prospective employer is often one of the most challenging aspects of the search process for job seekers. The mission... [read more]

Retired Navy Officer Earns Service Medals and a College Degree

Over the course of a 30 year military service career, retired Navy Master Chief Petty Officer Shawn T. McMahon was honored with... [read more]

Commencement Stories: Deborah Prescott Continues to Discover

Five years ago, the idea of returning to school was one that Deborah Prescott never contemplated. However, now that she has earned... [read more]

Thirst for Knowledge: Learning Occurs At Any Age

With graduations during this time of year, it is a good reminder that learning can occur at any age. Excelsior Life caught... [read more]

Excelsior College Alumni Study Connects Emotional and Physical Well-Being

At Excelsior College, our graduates pursue different pathways to a degree. Robert Wright, Jr., Ph.D., is an alumnus, who completed a study... [read more]

“Education Made It All Possible”: Nadejda Hvoyneva, ’12

  Originally from Bulgaria, Nadejda Hvoyneva moved to the United States and achieved citizenship in 2010 – the realization of a lifelong... [read more]

Pilot Program Aims to Break Down Barriers to Graduate Degree Completion

In an effort to address cost containment, Excelsior College launched the development of partnership programs to allow employees (and their spouses or... [read more]

“Addicted” to Schooling: Alumni Spotlight on Terry Evans, MBA

In January 2012, Terry Evans earned his MBA from Excelsior College, his third degree from the distance learning institution. For many, a... [read more]