Month: June 2017

The Pulse Committee presents “Why I Went Into Nursing,” an installment of interviews with faculty within Excelsior’s School of Nursing. The purpose of these interviews is to provide students with a more unique, personal view of “who’s who” in the School. Why I Went Into Nursing: Mary Lee Pollard, PhD, RN, CNE Share with us why you …

On June 2, Excelsior College, School of Nursing collaborated with Albany Medical Center and held their Annual Educational Institute in Latham, NY.  This year’s institute was titled “Lessons from the Field: Innovations in Veteran Education, Transitions, and Care”.  The conference gathered more than 80 nursing education professionals’ nationwide.  Some of whom were representatives from fellow …

FORT LEE, Va. (May 25, 2017) — Exemplifying his belief that Soldiers should be “champions of civilian education,” Command Sgt. Maj. Patricio Cardona, 16th Ordnance Battalion CSM, has been selected for the Arthur Gregg Award from Excelsior College in recognition of maintaining a 4.0 GPA. “Sergeant Major Cardona’s career and academic success are true examples …

On May 18, 2017, The School of Business and Technology, in collaboration with the President’s Committee on Inclusion (PCI), welcomed Dr. Ethne Swartz to Excelsior College.  Dr. Swartz gave a colloquium entitled: “Making it through the labyrinth:  Gender bias in management.”  Dr. Michele Paludi, Assistant Dean of Graduate Programs and Faculty Program Director for Human …

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Dr. Amelia Estwick, program manager for NCI was interviewed on the Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) News to discuss personal information being hosted on various online search engines and ways to protect personal information from being shared.   Thanks to These Websites, Your Personal Info Is Just a Keystroke Away | CBN News

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Excelsior College’s School of Health Sciences Faculty Program Director, Anna Zendell, Ph.D.,M.S.W. and Adjunct Faculty, Rosemary McDonald, L.M.W. co-wrote an article about PTSD in a recent issue of FRA Today. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an ongoing condition that develops following a traumatic, stressful event. Zendell and McDonald identify signs and symptoms, consequences, and coping mechanisms …

On Thursday, June 8, CEO of the American Marketing Association (AMA), Russ Klein, will be coming to Excelsior College to give a presentation on, ‘The State and Future of Marketing’. This free event is part of the School of Business and Technology’s regular Speaker Series and it is also being co-hosted with the local AMA …

Zykeedric Free is the first Excelsior College student to receive a Nuclear Engineering University Program (NEUP) Scholarship offered by the U. S. Department of Energy. Free will receive a $7,500 scholarship for the 2017-2018 academic year. He is enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering Technology to MBA dual degree program. A native …