Items listed under "Public Service"

Zumpetta Presents at PSS

Anthony Zumpetta, DEd, adjunct faculty in the School of Public Service, recently attended the 65th Symposium of the Pennsylvania Sociological Society (PSS) with assistance from an adjunct faculty professional development grant. Here are excerpts from his report: The presentation I made was...  [Read More]

Verro Elected VP of Criminal Justice Educators Association of New York State

Michael Verro, PhD, faculty program director in the  School of Public Service, has been elected vice president of the Criminal Justice Educators Association of New York State (CJEANYS) at its annual conference.  Verro previously served as a member of the executive board for...  [Read More]

Ward Serves as Program Director at Sergeants Major Academy

Candice Ward is program director for the U.S. Sergeants Major Academy for the School of Public Service, and has been with Excelsior College since 2009. In addition to teaching face-to-face courses on-site, she also teaches online psychology courses for Excelsior, as well...  [Read More]

Distinguished Faculty Honored at Commencement

Six faculty members were honored at an All-Faculty Luncheon hosted by Provost Mary Beth Hanner on Thursday, July 9. More information on each recipient is available in the Commencement Program. Students nominated over 150 instructors for Distinguished Faculty of the Year.  All nominees...  [Read More]

Video Offers View of Education and Training 21st Century Leaders

On June 12, 2015, Excelsior College’s School of Public Service held an MPA launch event at the Washington DC Center. If you couldn’t attend the event, you can now view the video of “Excelsior College’s School of Public Service: Educating and Training...  [Read More]

Pickens Joins SPS as Online Course Manager

Zachary Pickens has joined the School of Public Service as an online course manager. Pickens earned a Master of Arts in English in 2008 from the State University of New York at Albany. Before joining the School of Public Service team as...  [Read More]

Hodge Named Director of Academic Evaluation

Deb Hodge joined the School of Public Service in early March as director of academic evaluation (DAE). She provides leadership of SPS advisement and represents the school in a variety of Excelsior College committees and forums. Hodge served for several years as...  [Read More]

Bachelor Joins Health Sciences Faculty

Jeremy Bachelor joined the School of Health Sciences faculty earlier this year to teach HSC 220 Spanish for Health Care Professionals. Bachelor lives in central Illinois with his family and two Samoyed dogs. He graduated from Eureka College with  a bachelor’s degree in...  [Read More]

Distinguished Faculty Named at All-Faculty Luncheon

Six faculty members were honored at an All-Faculty Luncheon hosted by Provost Mary Beth Hanner on Thursday, July 10. More information on each recipient is available in the Commencement Program....  [Read More]

Jack Greene Announces Retirement

Jack Greene, longtime assistant dean in the School of Liberal Arts and more recently the School of Public Service, has announced that he will retire after Commencement exercises on July 11, 2014.  Greene was instrumental in the development of the criminal justice program at...  [Read More]