Liberal Arts Archive

Turning the Joy of Writing into a College Degree

Do you have a passion for telling a story? Have you ever thought, “I

Dungeons and Discourse Event

Dr. Gerol Petruzella, coordinator of academic technology at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, will

Excelsior College Online Writing Lab Boosts Skills and Grades, Study Finds

Kresge-funded innovation at Excelsior College is now open to the public. College students’ writing

Zombies Give Rise to Critical Thinking

By Dana Yanulavich This article first appeared in the spring 2013 issue of Live

Watch the Trailer for an Exclusive Look at the Excelsior College Online Writing Lab (OWL)

The Excelsior College Online Writing Lab (Excelsior College OWL), is a highly-interactive, media-rich, first-of-its-kind

Excelsior Grad Co-Authors Book on Technology in the Classroom and Student-Centered Teaching

In 2011, Excelsior College graduate John W. Tanner earned a Bachelor of Science in

Excelsior College Student Exudes Optimism Despite ALS

In January 2013, Excelsior Life featured Ron Miller, an Excelsior College student teaching the

Excelsior College Ranked Top School for Liberal Arts Majors in Terms of Earnings

A new report released this week from PayScale, a provider of compensation data and

A Customizable Master’s Degree Opens Doors for Students Passions and Interests

A customizable master’s degree program at Excelsior College is one tailored to fit the

Commencement Stories: Deborah Prescott Continues to Discover

Five years ago, the idea of returning to school was one that Deborah Prescott

Designing Games for Real-World Impact

Dr. Joey J. Lee is an Assistant Professor of Technology and Education at Teachers

Excelsior College Advisor Wins National Award for Academic Advising Excellence

  Anne Connor, a senior academic advisor for the Excelsior College School of Liberal

Lee Sheldon on Mixed Reality Classrooms

Lee Sheldon, associate professor and co-director of the Games and Simulation Arts program at

Dr. Jon Aleckson on the Practical Side of Educational Game Development

Jon Aleckson, PhD, CEO of Web Courseworks, author, and educational technologist, joins Excelsior Life:

Excelsior College to Host “Games and the Curriculum: Towards a New Educational Model” Gaming Symposium on May 17

On May 17, Excelsior College will host academic and educational technology experts from across

Using Games to Solve Real Problems with Dr. Ben DeVane

Although passionate about the idea of education, as a child Dr. Ben DeVane never

Critical Thinking in Academics and the Professions

Critical Thinking is an essential part of a higher education. On March 26, Excelsior

How do Colleges Develop Critical Thinkers?

Studies show course discussions and increased student engagement can impact a student’s learning experience,

Finding Solutions to Complex Problems – The Story of Kate Elder, ’12

The moment Kate Elder received her Master of Arts in Liberal Studies degree this