| | Support Career Changers, Dream Chasers, and Lifelong Learners
Last year, 1,456 alumni contributed to the College's Annual Campaign
. Campaign gifts provide scholarships to Excelsior's deserving students and support all aspects of the Excelsior experience. You can help.
Your contribution can make a difference.
Create 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.
Binghamton or Bust!
If you live near Binghamton, N.Y., mark your calendar for our alumni event on Wednesday, October 30. Join us for a free hors d'oeuvres reception at the Lost Dog Cafe where you can network with Excelsior graduates and students. Registration required by October 20
Veterans Webinar: How to Improve Your Writing
Without college-level writing skills, earning a degree can be even more challenging. Join Excelsior College writing experts to explore how veterans can overcome the most common writing struggles and sharpen their skills for success. Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 7 - 8 pm ET. Registration required
Free Journal App for Nurses—N21 Hudson Whitman/ Excelsior College Press
has a free app just for nurses - N21
, Nursing in the Twenty-First Century. This new mobile journal
is currently available to iOS users (Apple) and can be searched and downloaded from either the App Store or the Newsstand.
The Excelsior ReView,
the College's art and literary online magazine, will accept submissions for its next edition through September 30, 2013. Submit
your work today and join Excelsior's creative global community.
New Excelsior College Partnerships
Excelsior offers a variety of discounted educational opportunities
with organizations such as: Adirondack Medical Center, American Hospital School of Nursing, Ocean County Community College, Sullivan Community College, Taco Bell, Westchester Community College, and Women Veterans Interactive.
Excelsior on the Road
This month, members of the Excelsior community will be attending the ASIS International Conference in Chicago; the Rural Community College Alliance Meeting in Maine; and the EdAssist Virtual Education Fair. If you're in the area, stop by and say hello
Capital Region (NY) Alumni Mixer Recap
Nearly 30 people attended the August alumni event in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. Visit our website
of the event and information about upcoming opportunities to gather with your fellow graduates.
Not Your Grandmother's Nursing Home: Demystifying Today's Retirement Living Options
Congratulations to Elizabeth L. Bewley, BA '85, who recently published a collection
of 40 of her recent columns, "The Good Patient," which appears weekly in the Daily Courier
, the newspaper of one of America's highest-rated retirement cities: Prescott, Ariz.
Young, Yes, But Not Immortal
Kate and Brian Thompson thought they had plenty of time to draw up an estate plan. But then Kate's mother died unexpectedly, and that rang a bell. Maybe they weren't immortal after all. Here are the five steps you should tak
e to get your own plan in place.
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