Posts tagged "Military and Veterans"

8 Remarkable Military & Veterans Stories to Recognize for Veterans Day

We appreciate you! Here’s a recap of some remarkable veteran-related Excelsior College stories from this past year in recognition of Veterans Day... [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 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]

Not all wounds are visible

Post-traumatic stress can strike anyone after a life-threatening event, but it is what you do next that can make a difference. The... [read more]

Military Advanced Education recognizes Excelsior College for 8th consecutive year

For the eighth consecutive year, Military Advanced Education (MAE) has named Excelsior College a top “military friendly” school. Now in its eighth... [read more]

The top 5 Excelsior College stories of 2014

An ALS patient earns his degree. An innovative new technology lab improves grades. A Federal grant helps veterans pursue an in-demand career.... [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]

G.I. Jobs recognizes Excelsior College for fifth consecutive year

G.I. Jobs Magazine has named Excelsior College a “Military Friendly” school for the fifth consecutive year. The recognition is based on an... [read more]

More Students Using Military TA

Military Times has published its annual list of top 50 colleges serving the military based on the number of students taking courses... [read more]

Department of South Carolina Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Partners with Excelsior College to Provide Higher Education Pathway

The Veterans of Foreign Wars, Department of South Carolina has signed an education agreement with Excelsior College that will allow VFW members... [read more]

VA Conducts Suicide Prevention Training for Excelsior College Advisors

  Several years ago, an Excelsior College academic advisor received a phone call from a student overwhelmed with academics. Once the student,... [read more]

Partnership Allows NAUS Member to Earn Degree at Reduced Cost

Veteran Sharon Kunkel is currently enrolled in a graduate program on the West Coast, intent on achieving her teaching certification in the... [read more]

Veteran Finds Opportunity with Education Incentive

Matthew Schwarzman grew up in Parma, Cleveland’s largest suburb until high school, when his family packed up and moved to Vermont. After... [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]

Excelsior College Named “Best for Vets” by Military Times for Fourth Consecutive Year

For the fourth consecutive year, Military Times has named Excelsior College a “Best for Vets” College. According to Military Times, which comprises... [read more]

G.I. Jobs Magazine Names Excelsior as Military-Friendly College for Fourth Consecutive Year

For the fourth year in a row, Excelsior College has been named a “Military-Friendly” school by G.I. Jobs Magazine. To earn the... [read more]

Recognizing Veterans Day

A roundup of veteran-related stories from around Excelsior College in recognition of Veterans Day: Veterans Day Column “Reflections on Service” by Dr.... [read more]

Center for Military Education to Show Veterans How to “Get LinkedIn” to Their Career Network

LinkedIn, the “world’s largest professional” social network, now has more than 200 million users. But how can returning veterans use the site... [read more]

Excelsior College Will Provide a Tuition-free Course For Military Students

Responding to the educational needs of America’s men and women in uniform, military students at Excelsior College will be able to take... [read more]