| | Good News for Nursing Grads in Maryland
On October 1, 2013, a new law took effect in Maryland that allows Excelsior College graduates to obtain RN licensure by endorsement if they have at least 1,000 hours of active RN practice in another state within the 12 month period prior to application. More information
Looking for a Few Good Role Models
We know Excelsior graduates are doing great things and we'd like to acknowledge your efforts. Each year, recognition is given to outstanding graduates whose achievements are considered by the Alumni Advisory Board to be inspiring to other alumni and students. Applications for Alumni Awards must be received by January 15. Apply today
Join us at the Central Texas Alumni Event
If you're in the Fort Hood-area, join us for a free hors d'oeuvres reception hosted by CSM Richard Hernandez, U.S. Army (Ret), BSL '06. Don't miss this opportunity to network with other Excelsior grads and students. Wednesday, November 13, 6 - 8 pm. Registration required by November 7
Answers on the Spot! Career Web Chat
Join Ed Hallenbeck
, career consultant for Excelsior College, for this interesting Web chat
on how to respond to common and difficult interview questions. Monday, November 18, 2013, 8 - 9 pm ET. Registration required.
Are You LinkedIn?
If you missed the career Web chat on how to improve your online presence on LinkedIn, the largest professional network on the Internet, you can watch the recorded version
at your convenience.
Excelsior on the Road
This month, members of the Excelsior community will be attending the following conferences: IEEE Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security in Waltham, Mass.; ANS Nuclear Technology Expo in Washington, DC; and SecureWorld in Seattle, Wash. If you're in the area, stop by and say hello
New Excelsior College Partnerships
Excelsior offers a variety of discounted educational opportunities
with organizations such as Williamson Medical Center, the Alamo Colleges, Baltimore City Community College,
and the Western NY and Capital District (NY) chapters of the Association of the United States Army (AUSA).
Discover Why Now is the Prime Time
to Donate Appreciated Property
Do you have property that you have owned for more than one year that is now worth more than you paid for it? With the 2013 capital gains tax rate at the highest it has been since 1997, charitable gifts of appreciated property
make sense now more than ever before.
Supporting Our Military Students No Matter What
In response to the government shutdown last month, which left the military's tuition assistance program in limbo, Excelsior offered one tuition free course
for the Fall II term to enrolled students eligible for military TA so they could continue their progress toward a degree.
Let Us Take Our Hats Off to You
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