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National Cybersecurity Institute Offers Free Course for Technology Professionals

The National Cybersecurity Institute at Excelsior College is offering a free, non-credit, 8-week online, self-paced, introductory course in cybersecurity entitled: Cybersecurity for... [read more]

Excelsior Alumni Named Fellow with National Cybersecurity Institute

Excelsior College today announced Terry M. Evans, an experienced business and cybersecurity consultant and recent graduate, has been appointed a Fellow at... [read more]

Excelsior College OWL Recognized with WCET Outstanding Work (WOW) Award

WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies (WCET) today recognized five institutions with WCET Outstanding Work (WOW) awards, including the Excelsior College Online Writing... [read more]

Passionate Pursuits: Excelsior Staff Play Flag Football for Charity

At Excelsior College, employees volunteer for a diverse array of charitable causes outside of work hours. Many nonprofits offer events, but this... [read more]

Commentary: Students Often Confused by the Complexities of Plagiarism

Today, on Excelsior Commentary, Dr. Crystal Sands continues her exploration of the nature of plagiarism. ___ In my last blog on plagiarism,... [read more]

Commentary: Is Michael Daniels Cyber-Lite or Just Right?

Today on Excelsior Commentary, Dr. Jane LeClair discusses Michael Daniels and whether you need technical expertise in an area in order to... [read more]

Excelsior’s Dr. David Seelow to Appear on Travel Channel’s “Inventing the Cloudbuster”

Excelsior College’s Dr. David Seelow will appear tonight on an episode of Travel Channel’s “Monumental Mysteries” centered on Dr. Wilhelm Reich, a... [read more]

National Cybersecurity Institute MOOC Explores Evolving Cyber Field

This fall, the National Cybersecurity Institute at Excelsior College will once again offer “Introduction to Cybersecurity”, a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC).... [read more]

Turning the Joy of Writing into a College Degree

Do you have a passion for telling a story? Have you ever thought, “I should just write a book”? Now you can... [read more]

Togetherness: Earning a College Degree & Serving in the U.S. Army

Lloyd and Arnecia Gallop were high school sweethearts. They traveled the world while serving the U.S. Army – one as an active... [read more]

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

In the wake of the recent outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, Dr. Rena Jones, a Research Fellow at the National Cancer... [read more]

Commentary: Plagiarism in Our Culture

Today on Excelsior Commentary, Dr. Crystal Sands discusses the most recent high-profile plagiarism incidents and what it says about our culture. —... [read more]

Commentary: Change Your Passwords

Today on Excelsior Commentary, Dr. Jane LeClair discusses the reported theft of 1.2 billion online passwords and user names by Russian hackers.... [read more]

National Cybersecurity Institute (NCI) Webinars to Explore Steganography, Threats to Health Care

The National Cybersecurity Institute at Excelsior College will host two webinars in the month of August. Cybersecurity Threats in Health Care August... [read more]

Commentary: Disruptive Innovations Creating Opportunities for Writers

Today on Excelsior Commentary, Susan Petrie discusses why publishing model disruptions are a net positive for aspiring writers. – The book industry... [read more]

Hillary K. Harding of Excelsior College Chosen for American Institute of CPAs Leadership Academy

Hillary K. Harding, Controller at Excelsior College, has been selected as one of 38 young CPAs to participate in the American Institute... [read more]

Alumni Stories: Mother, Daughter Hear Call of Nursing

Unlike other 2014 Excelsior College graduates, when Amy Bryson walked across the Commencement stage this month to receive her diploma, the Bachelor... [read more]

Commentary: Is America Ready for a Cyber War?

According to Bloomberg News and Smart Grid News, yet another cyber attack occurred on the digital infrastructure of the US and Europe... [read more]

Baldwin Joins Excelsior College Executive Staff

Excelsior College announced today that Dr. James N. Baldwin, a highly experienced education administrator, is joining the executive staff at the College... [read more]

School of Nursing Awarded Federal Grant

Improved patient outcomes and reduced health care costs are the result of increased levels of education among nurses. This was a finding... [read more]