Month: February 2016

The Nyquist Leadership Series presented by Excelsior College explores New York State’s most pressing contemporary challenges through the eyes of its most prominent government, education, and industry leaders. On February 23, more than 70 decision makers from across the New York State Capital Region gathered together for ‘The Real Costs of Cyber Ignorance” – a …

Does your career need a jump start? Are you making the most of Excelsior’s College Career Center? Sign up today for a free webinar, “Empower Your Career: Discover the Benefits of the Excelsior College Career Center”, which will take place on Wednesday, March 9th, 2016 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm, EST. Excelsior College’s Career Center …

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Stacy Farber, director of assessment and program evaluation, related this account of support provided by Patricia Cannistraci, DNS, RN, CNE, assistant dean of the RN-BS & MS Nursing Programs, on a recent flight. “Patti was on a return flight after vacationing with her husband when an announcement came over the system asking if there was anyone on …

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Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries named Michele Paludi’s book, Bullies in the Workplace: Seeing and Stopping Adults Who Abuse Their Co-Workers and Employees, as a top 75 community college resource in its February issue. Pauldi is faculty program director of human resources and leadership in the School of Business & Technology. A  publication of the Association of …

Ransom – We have all seen it in the movies or read about it in the media. A wealthy person has something of value, be it a family member, a favorite dog, or piece of art that someone steals and then demands payment for its safe return. Too often the ransom is paid, and the …

With humor, honesty, and thoughtfulness, See Me For Who I Am: Student Veterans’ Stories of War and Coming Home confronts civilian perceptions of the Iraq and Afghanistan veteran community. The collection offers powerful stories from 20 young student veterans trying to help bridge the gap that separates them from the American people they fought to …