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CME Collaborates with Military Medical Education and Training Campus

Susan Dewan, assistant vice president of the Center for Military and Veteran Education attended a meeting at the Military Medical Education and Training Campus (METC) at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, on April 28.   METC trains more than 18,000 military servicemembers annually from...  [Read More]

Latest Issue of N21 Examines Ageism

Issue 6 of N21: Nursing in the 21st Century, edited by Maureen Boshier and published by Hudson Whitman/ Excelsior College Press, is now live. The theme is The New Maturity: Rethinking Ageism, and the issue offers a look new methods of coordinating...  [Read More]

Staff Attend Council of College and Military Educators

“A Military Member’s and Veteran’s Pathway to Education and Career Success” was the theme of the 2016  Council of College and Military Educators (CCME) annual professional development symposium in San Antonio, Texas in February. Attending the event from the Center for Military...  [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]

Rees-Rohrbacher Joins School of Nursing

Darhon Rees-Rohrbacher, DMus, MSN, RN, has joined Excelsior College as a faculty program director for the Associate Degree in nursing program. She comes to Excelsior College with considerable teaching experience at the associate-degree level, having been an instructor at Bryant & Stratton...  [Read More]

Aronovitch Contributes and is Recognized by OWM Journal

Sharon Aronovitch, lead faculty program director of graduate nursing, is featured in the May issue of Ostomy Wound Management. The first article, My Scope of Practice: A Pioneer in Distance Learning, recognizes her many career contributions. Another piece, authored by Aronovitch, is an editorial,...  [Read More]

Purnell Pens Fourth Edition of Transcultural Health Care

Larry Purnell PhD, RN, FAAN, has had the fourth edition of his textbook, Transcultural Health Care: A Culturally Competent Approach published by F.A. Davis Co (2014) .  The textbook has 24 chapters, 21 of them on specific cultural groups commonly found in...  [Read More]

Boltz Publishes Book Chapter

Christine Boltz, who teaches for the informatics specialization track in the MS in Nursing Program, recently co-authored a book chapter, Federal Healthcare Sector Nursing Informatics in Saba, V. and McCormack, K, (2015). Essentials of Nursing Informatics, 6 Edition....  [Read More]

Klimkewicz Serves as Faculty Nurse Mentor for VBSN

Patricia Klimkewicz, PhD, RN-BC is the nurse faculty mentor for the Veteran’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program (VBSN). The VBSN veteran support initiative assists veterans pursuing the RN to BS in Nursing at Excelsior College. It is funded by  a three-year,...  [Read More]

Cannistraci Presents at Master’s Conference

Dr. Patti Cannistraci, assistant dean for the BS and MS programs in nursing, gave a podium presentation, entitled: Interprofessional Interactive Learning at AACN’s 2014 Master’s Education Conference,  Master’s Nursing Education: Essential to the Future of Health Care, in Scottsdale , Ariz., February...  [Read More]