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The Partner Network syndicates authorized content on behalf of Excelsior College’s corporate and academic partner organizations. This post originally appeared on Straighterline blog. Thinking about earning your degree online? Want to know more about the history of online education? This infographic provides a brief visual history of online learning. It shows the different roles that …

In this morning’s piece “Free community college? Not so fast…” on The Hechinger Report, President John Ebersole explores unexamined factors of the Obama administration’s proposed “free community college” deal.  President John Ebersole, offered the following remarks in his op-ed: In his recent speech on higher education, Vice President Biden’s speech touched on the need for …

In Protecting Our Future: Educating a Cybersecurity Workforce, Volume 2 (August; Hudson Whitman/Excelsior College Press), Dr. Jane LeClair, COO of Excelsior College’s National Cybersecurity Institute, brings together several of America’s foremost cyber experts to examine nine Critical Infrastructure Sectors, as identified by Presidential Policy Directive-21 (PPD-21). This volume completes the examination of all 16 Critical …

Excelsior College is pleased to announce Carolyn Adamczyk as the director of the Lt Col Bryant A. Murray Veterans Center. Adamczyk is a graduate of Park University, holding a bachelor’s degree in management and a master’s degree in adult education. Adamczyk has significant experience working with military, veterans, and civilians. She also holds extensive leadership …

Flanked by staff from both institutions, Dr. Dustin Swanger, president, Fulton Montgomery Community College (bottom far right), Dr. Patrick Jones, vice provost, Excelsior College (middle), and Greg Truckenmiller, provost and vice president of Academic Affairs at FMCC (far left), sign a dual admission agreement at a ceremony today in Johnstown, New York. This partnership represents …

Have you ever thought about working in higher education? Excelsior Life sat down with Sandy DerGurahian, who has worked for the College for over 35 years. DerGurahian shares her experience, memories and reason for considering a career path in higher education.   Excelsior Life: When did you start working for the College? DerGurahian: My first …

Have you ever thought about working in higher education? Excelsior Life sat down with Laurie Keenan, who has worked for the College for over 30 years. Keenan shares her experience, memories and reason for considering a career path in higher education. Excelsior Life: When did you originally start working for the College? Keenan: I started …

Considering a career path in public service? Dr. Robert Waters, dean of Excelsior College’s School of Public Service, hosts a discussion about education and training 21st century leaders with Parris Glendening, former Governor of Maryland and Julia Leighton, General Counsel for the District of Columbia. The event took place at Excelsior College’s Washington DC Center. …