Excelsior College Alumni News
August 2013
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Mark Your Calendar

August 6, 2013
Event
Capital Region (NY) Alumni Mixer

September 18, 2013
Career Web Chat
Resumes: How to Create a Winning Performance Document

October 21, 2013
Career Web Chat
Writing LinkedIn Profiles: Strengthening Your Online Professional Presence

November 13, 2013
Event
Central Texas Alumni Event

November 18, 2013
Career Web Chat
Answers on the Spot: Responding to Common and Difficult Interview Questions

Upcoming Alumni Events::
Washington, DC
San Diego
Hawaii
Virginia Beach
 

 
Commencement 2013
Relive the pomp and circumstance of Commencement by viewing the photos and watching the archived Webcast of the ceremony, featuring an inspiring speech by Admiral Mike Mullen, former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Congratulations, graduates!
Alumni Association Annual Meeting
More than 80 alumni and family members attended the Alumni Association Annual Meeting in Albany, NY on the day after Commencement! Visit the Alumni Association Facebook page for photos.
Register Today: Capital Region (NY) Alumni Mixer
Get to know local alumni and students while enjoying a summer evening in Saratoga Springs! Alumni will talk about how Excelsior impacted their lives during this free, light hors d'oeuvres reception. Tuesday, August 6, 2013, 6 pm - 8 pm, Bailey's Cafe, Saratoga Springs, NY. Online registration is required by Thursday, August 1.
Make your Resume a Winning Performance Document
Employers predict future success through past performance. During this interactive Web chat, Ed Hallenbeck, Career Consultant for Excelsior College, will explain how and why to create a results-based resume. Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 8 - 9 pm ET. Registration required.
Excelsior Review
The Excelsior ReView, the College's art and literary online magazine, will accept submissions for its next edition through September 13, 2013. Submit your work today and join Excelsior's creative global community.
Do You Live in Texas, California, Virginia, or Washington, DC?
We want to meet you at our upcoming events in Central Texas, San Diego, Virginia Beach and Washington, DC. Visit our gatherings and events Web page where we update information frequently. You can find information about regional events hosted by Alumni Ambassadors here as well!
Excelsior Adds a Fifth School
On September 1, 2013, Excelsior will open the School of Public Service (SPS). For now, the school will house the College's criminal justice and military studies programs; new programs are in development. Dr. Scott Dalrymple, who will serve as dean, shared some insight about the SPS with Excelsior Life.
Estate Dramas: Even Celebrities Crave Clarity
In estate planning, there is no such thing as too clear. Whether you have an entire team of advisors to manage a net worth with many zeroes or you're working with your attorney to create a basic will, clarity counts. Here are three celebrities who learned this lesson the hard way.
The Call of Nursing
The Call of Nursing is a collection of stories from 23 Excelsior College School of Nursing grads that underscores a compelling call to practice and reveals a deep personal motivation to help people in need. Available from the Hudson Whitman/Excelsior College Press.
Let Us Take Our Hats Off to You
Send news of your accomplishments and activities so we can take our "hats off" to you in an upcoming issue of the College's magazine, Live & Learn.
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