Posts tagged "Nursing"

“Where Are They Now?” Interview with Partners in Lifelong Learning Scholarship Awardee Judith Purdy

How does a lifetime career in the restaurant business and healthcare relate? According to Judith Purdy, they’re both customer-oriented fields. Judith Purdy,... [read more]

Excelsior College School of Nursing designated a “Center of Excellence in Nursing Education” for the fourth consecutive time

Following a rigorous peer-review process, Excelsior College’s School of Nursing has been designated as a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education by... [read more]

National Nurses Week: Indulata Jayapal is a lifelong learner

At 74 years old, Indulata Jayapal was the oldest graduate of the Class of 2015. Three years earlier, after a lifetime spent... [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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN to address Excelsior College graduates at 2015 Commencement

Mary Ellen Duncan, former president of Howard Community College, to receive honorary doctorate Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, chief executive officer of... [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]

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]

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]

Excelsior College School of Nursing Awarded Federal Grant to Assist Veterans Pursuing a Career in Nursing

  Excelsior College President John Ebersole today announced a three-year, $1,019,181 award from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to assist... [read more]

Alumni Stories: Mother, Daughter Hear Call of Nursing

Unlike other 2014 Excelsior College graduates, when Amy Bryson walked across the Commencement stage this month to receive her diploma, the Bachelor... [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]

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]

Photo Slideshow: Health Care Reform Event at Excelsior College

Were you seen? Photos from “Health Care Reform: Impact on Nursing Practice and Education” at Excelsior College, a daylong set of presentations for... [read more]