Tag: Military

On July 10, hundreds of graduates from across the world will convene in Albany, New York for Excelsior College’s 2015 Commencement, to be held at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. “Commencement Stories” explores the stories of a few of this year’s notable graduates. Follow #ExcelsiorGrad2015 for all Commencement-related updates and activities. …

Joe Santiago, ’13, a Bachelor of Science in nursing graduate from Excelsior College, discusses how his military career and education transformed him into the leader he is today. Santiago is executive director for the Clifton Park & Halfmoon Emergency Corps, a community nonprofit with more than 100 employees and which responds to over 6,000 calls …

Like many children born into military families, Bachelor of Science of Liberal Arts graduate Felicia Haecker spent her childhood traveling the globe until her father retired and settled in Lawton, Oklahoma, the place she now calls home. “Sheltered” as a child, Felicia knew she wasn’t ready for college upon graduation from high school. So she …