Nursing Archive

Facts About Excelsior’s Associate Degree Nursing Program
A complaint was filed recently by several individuals regarding Excelsior’s associate degree program in nursing and its Clinical Performance in Nursing Examination or CPNE....

Excelsior College’s Renee Gecsedi Appointed to American Nurses Association Committee on Nursing Standards
Excelsior College today announced that one of their own, Renee Gecsedi, MS, RN, has been appointed as an alternate member of the American Nurses...

Excelsior’s Laurie Nagelsmith, PhD, RN, CNE Appointed to Sigma Theta Tau International Board of Directors
Excelsior College today announced that Laurie Nagelsmith, PhD, RN, CNE, associate dean for regulatory and governmental affairs, has been appointment to the Sigma Theta...

Academic Advisor at Excelsior College Recognized with Multicultural Award
Elizabeth Ireland has been an academic advisor in Excelsior College’s School of Nursing for the past six years. On October 18, she was recognized...

Excelsior Graduates Share Milestones and a Career Path
Two graduates of Excelsior’s Class of 2013 have more than a Bachelor of Science in nursing degree in common. Their friendship started at Clinton...

Excelsior College Awards First Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship to Nursing Student
Excelsior College offers a variety of scholarships based on financial need, specific degree programs, and scholarships for servicemembers. Recently the college added a Phi...

Multimedia Free Mobile Journal for Nurses Released
Excelsior College Press is pleased to announce the release of N21- Nursing in the 21st Century, a peer-reviewed mobile journal for nurses available as...

Commencement Stories: Jon Gonzalez, Achieving the American Dream
There are stories about adults juggling home, work and family, and yet, the story of Jon Rafael Gonzalez resonates as still rather unique. Working...

Commencement Stories: Rhonda Esposito is Putting Her Studies into Practice
  Rhonda Esposito, an RN since 1996, is the learning resource coordinator at Memorial School of Nursing in Albany, NY.  It is a faculty...

Commencement Stories: Terry Bedard and a Dream No Longer Deferred
Terry Bedard, director of Same Day Surgery and Endoscopy at Saratoga Hospital in Saratoga Springs, New York, is passionate about learning. It’s in her...

Hudson Whitman/Excelsior College Press to Release ‘The Call of Nursing’
In recognition of National Nurses Week, Hudson Whitman/Excelsior College Press today announced their next release, The Call of Nursing, will be available at the...

National Nurses Week: Excelsior Grads Making a Difference
In recognition of National Nurses Week, Excelsior Life will profile Excelsior College nursing students and graduates who are fulfilling their dreams and making an...

National Nurses Week Profile: Amy Speanburg
Master of Science in nursing student Amy Speanburg, a resident of Saratoga Springs, NY, was drawn to the nursing profession at a young age....

Excelsior Hosts Nurse Educator Conference to Advance Future Generations of Nurses
On Saturday, March 23, the first conference of New York League for Nursing (NYLN) was held at Excelsior College for more than 90 nurse...

Saratoga Hospital Partners with Excelsior College for Nursing Education and Other Degree Programs
Saratoga Hospital has selected Excelsior College as an education partner in order to streamline access to undergraduate and graduate degree programs for hospital staff...

Frankie McCann: Lifelong Learner
  If you look up lifelong learner in the dictionary, you might discover a photo of Frankie McCann, a three-time graduate of Excelsior College....

Leading the Way – Excelsior’s Provost Receives Prestigious Nursing Fellowship in Recognition of Contributions to Outcomes Assessment
Editor’s Note: Mary Beth Hanner, provost and chief academic officer, was inducted as a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing, on October 13...

Glens Falls Hospital Partners with Excelsior for Nursing Education
Glens Falls Hospital has selected Excelsior College, a designated Center of Excellence in Nursing Education, as a partner in its effort to streamline access...

Excelsior’s 40th Anniversary Speaker Series: Inside the Nursing Crisis
Causes and implications of the nation’s registered nurse shortage will be explored in a free public event sponsored by Excelsior College as part of...

School of Nursing Re-designated as a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education, Third Such Recognition since 2005
The National League for Nursing (NLN), for the third consecutive time, has designated the Excelsior College School of Nursing as a NLN Center of...