Cooperate to Graduate: Supporting Veterans and Serving Military in their Studies

By Scott Dolan, Michael Moran, and William Trevor Veterans Day always gives us pause to reflect upon the service and sacrifice of our military.  And here at Excelsior College, we take great... [ read more ]

The Politics of Sexual Assault

Michele Paludi of Excelsior College in New York state, who has written widely about sexual harassment, says that “moments like this can change a culture.” She points to Anita Hill’s testimony in... [ read more ]

Community Stewardship: Leveraging distance educators to solve global community challenges

Experts from Excelsior College discuss the endless opportunities for faculty and students to come together to address global issues thanks to distance learning. By By Laurie Carbo-Porter, PhD, RN, CNE; and Dorcey... [ read more ]

Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn: Why Do So Few People Actively Participate Upon Social Media?

Whether it’s that old friend on Facebook from your school days, or that ex-colleague on LinkedIn from way back, some people seem to hog your social media timeline with memes, sayings, and... [ read more ]

Surviving Freshman Year: 5 Tips to Help Prepare Your Child for the First Year of College

It’s about that time—back to school time—and if you’re a parent of a child who is either going off to college or staying home for college, you may be wondering what you... [ read more ]

Don’t Spare the Tears: Emotion in Marketing

We all have emotions in differing degrees – they are relatively strong and uncontrolled feelings that affect our behavior, so it is no wonder that it plays such a powerful part in... [ read more ]

Catching On: What Makes Something Spread and Go Viral on Social Media?

Will Trevor is the Faculty Program Director for Marketing at Excelsior College. The original post can be viewed on LinkedIn. During a weekend in which I accepted a challenge on Facebook from... [ read more ]