Community Archive

National Volunteer Week Celebration: Spotlight on Technology
Excelsior College encourages volunteerism and to mark the 40th anniversary of National Volunteer Week, staff shared their personal stories. Todd Deshane, Software Build Engineer,...

National Volunteer Week Celebration: Spotlight on Youth
Excelsior College encourages volunteerism and to mark the 40th anniversary of National Volunteer Week, staff members sat down with Excelsior Life to share their...

National Volunteer Week Celebration: Spotlight on Learning English
Excelsior College encourages volunteerism. To mark the 40th anniversary of National Volunteer Week, staff members sat down with Excelsior Life to share their personal...

National Volunteer Week: Spotlight on Career Assistance
Excelsior College encourages volunteerism and celebrates the 40th anniversary of National Volunteer Week. Tina Grant, Executive Director of the Center for the Assessment of Post-Traditional...

National Volunteer Week Celebration: Spotlight on Pets
Excelsior College encourages volunteerism among its 500 employees and supports community projects like Prostate Cancer Awareness (Go Blue), American Heart Association (Go Red for...

Celebrate Diversity Month with Gretchen, Matthew, and Sarah
April is Celebrate Diversity Month. As part of Excelsior College’s culture, staff volunteers appointed by the college president participate in the President’s Committee on...

Behind the Scenes: The Career Path of a Faculty Program Director
In 2014, Excelsior Life will begin exploring the careers of staff and faculty to learn how their choices and experiences led them to working...

Passionate Pursuits: Capturing Visual Expressions in Photography
The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to help shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family –...

Passionate Pursuits: Linda Anagnostopulos’ Uses Chair Massage to Reduces Stress
The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to help shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family –...

Passionate Pursuits: Katharine MacGregor “A Quest for Lessons in Culture, Celebrating and Honoring a Rich and Diverse Heritage”
The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to help shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family –...

Passionate Pursuits: Ron Milos “Painting with Words”
The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to help shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family –...

Passionate Pursuits: Craig Maslowsky “Building Provides a Meditative Outlet with Hands-on Learning Through Generations”
The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to help shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family –...

Passionate Pursuits: Ruth Olmsted “Celebrating 25 Years of Raising Sheep”
The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to help shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family –...

Filmmaker and Thrillseeker: The Sorrow’s Vernon Mortensen
  Businessman, filmmaker and thrillseeker, Vernon Mortensen spent his entire life circling the globe, visiting more than 83 countries in search of adventure and...

Passionate Pursuits: Andrew Wheeler, Blues Rhythm
The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to help shine a light on Faculty and Staff successfully balancing work, home and family –...

Passionate Pursuits: Zoulas Leads Park Redevelopment Project
The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to help shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family –...

Passionate Pursuit: Win or Lose, Teaching Life Lessons through Lacrosse
The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to help shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family –...

Passionate Pursuit: Roberto Figueroa is a Superhero (If the Script Calls For It)
The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to help shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family –...

Standing the Test of Time: The Competitive Racing Career of Tom Dalton
While most count age in years, Tom Dalton, 54, could just as easily use miles. Over the past forty years, Excelsior’s assistant vice president...

Passionate Pursuits: Cheryl McPhillips and her “Marathon for Myles”
The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to help shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and family –...