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]

Dusaj Joins School of Nursing

Tresa Kaur Dusaj, PhD, RN-BC, CNE, CHSE, CTN-A, has joined the School of Nursing as a faculty program director and is responsible for faculty, curriculum revisions, and assessment/evaluation and course management for the BSN program.  She also coordinates the undergraduate courses in...  [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]

New Issue of N21 Now Live

 Issue 4 of N21- Nursing in the 21st Century is now available. The issue looks at conversations that families and health providers should be having about end-of-life care, before it’s too late. It features an interview with Ellen Goodman, the Pulitzer-Prize-winning journalist...  [Read More]

Three to Retire from School of Nursing

The New Year marks the beginning of a new journey for three of the School of Nursing’s notable contributors as they retire in January. Words cannot adequately describe their lifetime achievements and contributions to Excelsior College; the collective wisdom of the following...  [Read More]

Third Issue of N21 Released

Issue 3 of N21- Nursing in the 21st Century, a new, peer-reviewed mobile journal, is now available. Edited by Dr. Maureen Boshier, FACHE, RN, and senior health care executive on the faculty at Old Dominion University, the journal is issued twice a...  [Read More]