Kehm and Ludwig to Present at Royal College of Nursing’s 100 Year Celebration

In March 2016, Bonny Kehm and Fran Ludwig, faculty program directors in the BS in nursing program, will be speaker presenters at the Royal College of Nursing Education Forum International Conference and Exhibition in England. Their presentation, “Returning to Our Roots: Person-Centered Care...  [Read More]

College Press to Release Collection of Student Veteran Stories

In February, Hudson Whitman/ Excelsior College Press will be releasing a powerful collection of stories by 20 young student veterans, “See Me for Who I Am.” The book is a selection of essays from men and women who took a class at...  [Read More]

Excelsior Alumni Serve as Faculty

Excelsior has nearly 50 alumni who now serve on the College’s faculty, proving that you can, indeed, go home again. Returning to their alma mater to teach has come naturally to many Excelsior staff members, because, after all, who better to explain,...  [Read More]

Faculty Development Grant Recipient Reports on International Conference on e-Learning and Innovative Pedagogies

By Ilse Silva-Krott, PhD, SLA instructional faculty, BIO 212 I presented a round table discussion titled “Active Learning Through Learner Engagement in Multimodal Science Courses” at the Eighth International Conference on e-Learning and Innovative Pedagogies (The Future of Education: Advanced Computing, Ubiquitious...  [Read More]

Rozell-Shannon Presents at Florida Hospital

Linda Rozell-Shannon, PhD, faculty in the School of Health Sciences, presented PTSD: Assessing Mothers of Infants with Hemangiomas as part of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital’s Pediatric Grand Rounds on September 25. She is the founder of the Vascular Birthmarks Foundation, and was the subject...  [Read More]

Faculty Attends Two-Day Cyber Threat and Consequences Course

By Dr. John D. Johnson Global Security Architect, John Deere Adjunct Faculty, Excelsior College In July, I attended a two-day course on Cyber Threats and Consequences in Washington, D.C. The course was taught by Scott Borg, director and chief economist with U.S....  [Read More]

Masella Joins College as Nursing Faculty Program Director

Norine Masella, MS, RN, CNE, has joined the School of Nursing as faculty program director for the AD Nursing Program. Masella has over 20 years of associate degree in nursing teaching experience as an instructor at Ellis Hospital and as assistant professor of nursing...  [Read More]

Open Educational Resources: What’s the Point?

By Anita Norton, Director Excelsior College Library OER, open educational resources, have been a topic of conversation at all levels of education. They have been defined by UNESCO as, “Open Educational Resources (OERs) are any type of educational materials that are in the...  [Read More]

Webinar Series Provides Vets with Helpful Resources

The “You’re Home – What’s Next?” Webinar Series was created by the Center for Military Education for veterans and military members. Excelsior College staff and faculty can also use these helpful resources and share the webinars with current and prospective military and veteran students. The recorded...  [Read More]

Giving and Receiving Constructive Criticism in an Online Environment

By Dr. Wendy Trevor, executive director, Center for Excellence in Teaching, Learning and Assessment (CETLA)  As instructors, we want to help our students develop their disciplinary knowledge as well as their academic skills. Our road to this end is filled with good...  [Read More]