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Students Become Investigators in Cybercrimes Course

Industry calls for greater cybersecurity awareness have increased as hackers, both lone and state-sponsored, continue to strike U.S. and European digital infrastructure.... [read more]

Excelsior’s John Pontius Honored at CFO of the Year Awards

John Pontius, vice president, finance and administration, was one of ten financial executives honored by the Albany Business Review at its CFO... [read more]

Fleet Reserve Association Signs Educational Partnership with Excelsior College

The Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) has signed an educational agreement with Excelsior College that will allow its members to pursue a college... [read more]

Distance EDU on Demand: Dr. Michael Johnson on Careers in Energy

In recognition of National Careers in Energy Week (Oct. 13-19), Dr. Michael Johnson, faculty member, School of Business and Technology discusses recent... [read more]

Today in Cybersecurity: Derek Smith on Advanced Persistent Threats

In this National Cybersecurity Institute podcast, Derek Smith discusses Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs). Smith defines what APT’s are and provides an overview... [read more]

Commentary: What Would Happen if Ebola Virus Spread to the U.S.?

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on August 7, 2014 following the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa. Dr. Rena Jones, a... [read more]

Upcoming Webinar: “What We Tell Ourselves About Writing”

The National Day on Writing (October 20) is an annual event sponsored by the National Council of Teachers of English and recognized... [read more]

Today in Cybersecurity: Derek Smith on Cyber Forensics Tools

In this National Cybersecurity Institute podcast, Derek Smith provides a brief overview of the field of cyber forensics and then discusses some... [read more]

Excelsior College Students: Responsible Borrowers

The numbers are in and Excelsior’s students are among the most responsible borrowers when it comes to student loans. The U.S. Department... [read more]

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship Award Recipient Named

The Phi Theta Kappa scholarship recognizes students who have attained a high academic achievement while assisting community college transfer students in pursuing... [read more]

Arizona Marine Credits Military Leaders with Influencing Decision to Pursue a Degree

By Judy Reed, Center for Military Education —– Marine Gunnery Sergeant Patrick Rayl, having grown up in Clinton, Indiana, knew he wanted... [read more]

Watch: ‘Courageous Learning’ Documentary

There are more than 93 million Americans in the workforce today without a degree. Their standard of living is falling and their... [read more]

CampusTalk: Award Winner Jamie Rottmann on Returning to School

In February 2014, Jamie Rottmann of Ridgeland, MS, earned a Bachelor of Science in nuclear engineering technology with a 4.0 GPA. A... [read more]

Career Paths with Multiple College Degrees: Actress, Author, and Now Therapist

Annette Annechild started college at the University of Maryland in 1969. In 1973, she left during her senior year with a 3.89... [read more]

It’s Never Too Late: A 25-year Journey

Pamela Lewis of Albuquerque, New Mexico, earned her first degree from Excelsior College in the late 1980′s. While working full-time she earned... [read more]

Partner Forum Focuses on Student Experience

Yesterday, Excelsior College held its 3rd annual Academic Partnership Forum, hosting more than 30 partners from across the United States, for a... [read more]

Passionate Pursuit: Reducing stress though “Acoustic Journeys”

The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to help shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and... [read more]

CampusTalk: 2014 Academic Partnership Forum

Christina Yang, director of academic partnerships, discusses the 2014 Academic Partnership Forum to be held on Excelsior’s campus this Wednesday, September 10.... [read more]

National Suicide Prevention Week 2014: Dr. Joseph Hunter on the VA’s ‘Operation Save’

Sunday, September 8, marked the start of National Suicide Prevention Week, sponsored by the American Association of Suicidology. The awareness campaign runs... [read more]

Passionate Pursuits: Renay Williams Teaches Importance of Volunteerism

The purpose of Excelsior Life’s Passionate Pursuits is to help shine a light on faculty and staff successfully balancing work, home and... [read more]