Items listed under "BSN"

Associate Degree Nursing Programs: A Solid Foundation for Baccalaureate Education (Part 2)

By Caroline K. Mosca PhD, RN (continued from Part 1) Online baccalaureate nursing programs offer the working nurse an opportunity to complete a baccalaureate degree program in a user-friendly fashion. Nurses can work from the comfort of their own homes and still...  [Read More]

School of Nursing Represents Excelsior at Baccalaureate Education Conference

By Dr. Barbara Pieper and Dr. Patti Cannistraci The 2016 Baccalaureate Education Conference, sponsored by The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), was held in Anaheim, CA with the theme of “Innovating Nursing Education to Improve the Health of the Nation.” ...  [Read More]

Kehm and Ludwig to Present at Royal College of Nursing’s 100 Year Celebration

In March 2016, Bonny Kehm and Fran Ludwig, faculty program directors in the BS in nursing program, will be speaker presenters at the Royal College of Nursing Education Forum International Conference and Exhibition in England. Their presentation, “Returning to Our Roots: Person-Centered Care...  [Read More]

Mission Transition Celebrates First Anniversary

Excelsior College celebrated the completion of its first year of a three-year grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to assist qualified military veterans earn a bachelor’s degree in nursing. Called Mission Transition, this grant initiative has the goal of enriching the...  [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]

NEW Discussion Rubric: Sharing in Nursing Knowledge

By Esther Bankert, PhD, RN Faculty Program Director, BS in Nursing Program Course evaluations across the bachelor’s and master’s nursing programs have repeatedly shown the current discussion requirements of Wednesday deadlines followed by two posts and APA sources within the week are...  [Read More]

National Nurses Week: Gerry Vickers on the evolution of nursing

Gerry Vickers, a nurse educator at St. Peter’s Health Partners in Albany, New York and a 2009 Bachelor of Science in nursing graduate of Excelsior College, reflects back on her career and the changes in the nursing industry she has witnessed firsthand....  [Read More]