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  1. Troy has new economic development coordinatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Albany Times Union

    Cheryl Kennedy, who has lived in South Troy for a decade and was annual campaign and grants manager for Excelsior College, will assume the post formerly held by Monica Kurzejeski, now the city's deputy mayor, Troy Mayor Patrick Madden announced Thursday. "Cheryl's enthusiasm for our community and neighborhoods is a major benefit to her new position as economic development coordinator for the Collar City," Madden said.

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  2. Data analytics rising in higher educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | University Business

    Clockwise from top left: Lisa Daniels (Excelsior College), Vince Kellen (University of Kentucky), Thomas Blum (Sarah Lawrence College) and Elaine Lewis (Washburn University). The momentum building behind higher ed analytics is hardly surprising, ...

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  3. The top colleges for adult learnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Albany Times Union

    ... get your degree. But for adults going back to school, time and financial constraints present challenges. Excelsior College recently came out on top on College Factual's list of Best Colleges for Returning Adults. The school received high marks not ...

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  4. Keaau man competes today on 'Jeopardy!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | West Hawaii Today

    ... 1979 and in Hawaii for 10 years. A former journalist, he earned an undergraduate degree in history from Excelsior College in Albany, N.Y., and a law degree from Florida State University. He was admitted to the California State Bar in 2001. According ...

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  5. Excelsior College and U.S. Office of Personnel Management forms strategic allianceRead the original story

    Sunday May 22 | University Business

    Excelsior College and the U.S. Office of Personnel Management have announced an agreement that will allow the Federal workforce - representing more than 1 million Federal employees - and their spouses/domestic partners to pursue higher education at a reduced tuition rate. The College will host a series of informational webinars for Federal employees interested in learning more about the alliance.

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  6. Games promise active, enjoyable learningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | University Business

    ... or risk bored, disengaged, unprepared students both in the classroom and in the workplace. In spring 2013, Excelsior College launched the Center for Game and Simulation-Based Learning. As founding director, I hoped to develop a formal process for ...

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  7. John Ebersole takes leave as president of Excelsior CollegeRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | University Business

    John F. Ebersole, LPD, president of Excelsior College, will take an extended leave of absence, effective June 15, to concentrate on his health issues. Ebersole was diagnosed with myelodysplastic syndromes in February 2016 and is currently undergoing treatment.

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  8. On The MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | Albany Times Union

    Chris McLaughlin joined as leadership development manager. McLaughlin previously served as academic program coordinator at Excelsior College and has experience as an instructional designer, LMS administrator and online/on site teacher/facilitator working with diverse groups of adult learners.

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  9. Community band to conclude season with riverside concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Sun Journal

    ... to the auditorium on the band web site: cravencommunityconcertband.org He holds a bachelor's degree from Excelsior College and is a graduate of the Military School of Music. He is currently the military outreach specialist/national testing center ...

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  10. Excelsior discounts tuition for federal employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | Albany Times Union

    Excelsior College will begin offering discounted tuition to federal employees and their spouses under a new agreement with the federal government designed to address the so-called skills gap. More than 1 million employees are eligible for the reduced tuition, as well as their spouses or domestic partners.

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  11. U.S. Office of Personnel Management and Excelsior College Partner to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | PRWeb

    Excelsior College and the U.S. Office of Personnel Management have announced an agreement that will allow the Federal workforce - representing more than 1 million Federal employees - and their spouses/domestic partners to pursue higher education at a reduced tuition rate. Professional development has taken on greater importance in recent years as all levels of government look to address the skills gap... Excelsior College and the U.S. Office of Personnel Management have announced an agreement that will allow the Federal workforce - representing more than 1 million Federal employees - and their spouses/domestic partners to pursue higher education at a reduced tuition rate.

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  12. Maj. Barbara S. King Recognized by Worldwide Branding for Excellence in Military Support ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... and a Master of Science in Performance Improvement. In 2006, she earned a Bachelor of Arts in music from Excelsior College. Her professional affiliations include the International Society for Performance Improvement, the Missouri National Guard ...

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  13. InsideTrack Makes uCoach(R) Platform Available to College and University ClientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Market Wire

    ... videos and mobile apps with human coaching. The first institution to license the uCoach platform is Excelsior College, a private, non-profit institution and distance education pioneer which partnered with InsideTrack to build its new Student Success ...

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  14. New faces at Excelsior College and SCCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    Michael DiSiena joined the Office of Counsel as assistant counsel. DiSiena previously worked at the New York state Legislative Bill Drafting Commission. Marcia Steiner joined as vice president of development and external affairs. Steiner previously worked at the Foundation for Ellis Medicine.

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  15. National Association of Professional Women Inducts Wanda Cooper...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... care, sexual assault and emergency management. Ms. Cooper received her Bachelor degree in Nursing from Excelsior College. She is currently studying Nursing Administration at Excelsior College and is involved with The International Nurses ...

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  16. Kevin CoffeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... Project. Kate Qualters joined as development director. Qualters previously worked in development at Excelsior College, Albany Medical Center and Union Graduate College. Eileen Spath joined as an administrative specialist with a concentration in ...

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  17. USA Funds Grant Backs Exploration of Quality Assurance for Alternative Education ProvidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | PRWeb

    Excelsior College has secured a one-year, $150,000 USA Funds planning grant to explore the creation and viability of a quality assurance entity for alternative education providers. The Presidents' Forum and the Distance Education Accreditation Commission will lead the project.

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  18. Excelsior College holding annual scholarship fundraiser April 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    Excelsior College is holding its annual Partners in Lifelong Learning scholarship fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. on April 13 at the State Museum in Albany. This year it will honor SEFCU and Tobi Saulnier , CEO of the Troy video game developer, 1st Playable Productions.

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  19. Excelsior College holding annual fundraiser April 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    Excelsior College is holding its annual Partners in Lifelong Learning fundraising event on April 13 at the state museum in Albany. This year's event will honor SEFCU and Tobi Saulnier, CEO of the Troy video game developer, 1st Playable Productions.

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  20. Excelsior College holding annual fundraiser April 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    Excelsior College is holding its annual Partners in Lifelong Learning fundraising event on April 13 at the state museum in Albany. This year's event will honor SEFCU and Tobi Saulnier, CEO of the Troy video game developer, 1st Playable Productions.

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