Posts tagged "Commencement Stories"

Photo Slideshow: 2014 Excelsior College Commencement

Were you seen? On July 11, Excelsior College hosted its annual Commencement ceremony at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. Visit #ExcelsiorGrad2014 on social media to view more photos from this year’s festivities. #excelsiorgrad2014 Tweets...  [Read More]

Remarks by Jamie P. Merisotis, President, Lumina Foundation

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Class of 2014: More than 4,600 Adult Learners Graduate from Excelsior College

Graduates and their families will come together in Albany, N.Y. this Friday, July 11 at 3 p.m. EST to celebrate Excelsior College’s 2014 Commencement. More than 300 of a graduating class of 4,693 are expected to attend the ceremony at the Empire...  [Read More]

Commencement Stories: The Class of 2014

In this week’s special Commencement edition of the podcast, host Mike Lesczinski discusses this year’s graduating class and Excelsior’s upcoming Commencement ceremony on July 11. The episode ncludes a complete interview with 2014 nursing graduate Maria Malone, an administrative assistant who, wanting...  [Read More]

Commencement Stories: Kevin Fealey, Inspired to Pursue a Career in Engineering

On July 11, Excelsior College will host its annual Commencement ceremony at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. With ‘Commencement Stories’, Excelsior Life explores the personal and educational journeys of a few of this year’s outstanding graduates. Follow #ExcelsiorGrad2014 for all...  [Read More]

Commencement Stories: Nicole Ford, in the Business of Helping Others

On July 11, Excelsior College will host its annual Commencement ceremony at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. With ‘Commencement Stories’, Excelsior Life explores the personal and educational journeys of a few of this year’s outstanding graduates. Follow #ExcelsiorGrad2014 for all...  [Read More]

Commencement Stories: Nursing Graduate Maria Malone Wanted More Out of Life

On July 11, Excelsior College will host its annual Commencement ceremony at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. With ‘Commencement Stories’, Excelsior Life explores the personal and educational journeys of a few of this year’s outstanding graduates. Follow #ExcelsiorGrad2014 for all...  [Read More]

Commencement Stories: Lisa Miller Balances School, Life, and Work

On July 11, Excelsior College will host its annual Commencement ceremony at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. With ‘Commencement Stories’, Excelsior Life explores the personal and educational journeys of a few of this year’s outstanding graduates. Follow #ExcelsiorGrad2014 for all...  [Read More]

Commencement Stories: Laurie Herrera Demonstrates It’s Never Too Late to Learn

On July 11, Excelsior College will host its annual Commencement ceremony at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. With ‘Commencement Stories’, Excelsior Life explores the personal and educational journeys of a few of this year’s outstanding graduates. Follow #ExcelsiorGrad2014 for all...  [Read More]

Commencement Stories: Navy Veteran Thomas Drake Aspires to Inspire

On July 11, Excelsior College will host its annual Commencement ceremony at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. With ‘Commencement Stories’, Excelsior Life explores the personal and educational journeys of a few of this year’s outstanding graduates. While most of his...  [Read More]

Behind the Scenes: Graduating from a Distance Learning Institution

Unlike traditional brick-and-mortar colleges with graduations held throughout the month of May, Excelsior College, a pioneer in online and distance learning, holds its annual Commencement ceremony every July in Albany, New York to fit the needs of working adult students and those...  [Read More]

Commencement Stories: Anna Truss, in Search of the Freedom to Succeed

On July 11, Excelsior College will host its annual Commencement ceremony at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. With ‘Commencement Stories’, Excelsior Life explores the personal and educational journeys of a few of this year’s outstanding graduates. From a young age,...  [Read More]

Commencement Stories: Lt. Jimmy J. Pavelka, A Family History of Military Service

On July 11, Excelsior College will host its annual Commencement ceremony at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. With ‘Commencement Stories’, Excelsior Life explores the personal and educational journeys of a few of this year’s outstanding graduates. LT. Jimmy J. Pavelka...  [Read More]

Commencement Stories: Nancee Berling is Defined by Her Accomplishments

On July 11, Excelsior College will host its annual Commencement ceremony at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. With ‘Commencement Stories’, Excelsior Life explores the personal and educational journeys of a few of this year’s outstanding graduates. Growing up...  [Read More]

Commencement Stories: Career Doors Opening Wide for Sarah Grant

On July 11, Excelsior College will host its annual Commencement ceremony at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. With ‘Commencement Stories’, Excelsior Life explores the personal and educational journeys of a few of this year’s outstanding graduates. Sarah Grant,...  [Read More]

Commencement Stories: Rosa Pena-Roberts Overcomes Initial Struggles to Earn an MBA

On July 11, Excelsior College will host its annual Commencement ceremony at the Empire State Plaza in downtown Albany, New York. With ‘Commencement Stories’, Excelsior Life explores the personal and educational journeys of a few of this year’s outstanding graduates. Only July...  [Read More]