Items listed under "MSN"

The Benefits of a Mentor-Mentee Relationship

By Bonny Kehm, PhD, RN Faculty Program Director, BS & MS Programs in Nursing Tamara Coca, student in the MSN Education Tract, had a dilemma. She needed to complete her Practicum with a Mentor, but couldn’t find one. Tamara is currently living...  [Read More]

Recent Grad’s Capstone Project is Selected for ENA Poster Presentation

Lisa Dukes, MSN ’16, AS ’08, of Grovetown, Georgia, reports that her capstone project from the fall 2015 session of NUR 685 Nursing Informatics Capstone was selected as a poster presentation for the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) 2016 conference in Los Angeles....  [Read More]

Master’s Graduates Display Poster at National Conference

Baby, it’s worth it!  Three recent Excelsior College Master of Science in Nursing Education graduates and their mentor presented a poster at the American Association of Colleges of Nursing Master’s Education conference in Houston, Texas on Thursday, February 25, 2016. The poster...  [Read More]

Excelsior Is Hiring Full-time Nursing Faculty and Part-time Clinical Faculty

Are you or a colleague interested in working at Excelsior College? Do you have a master’s degree in nursing? An RN license or eligibility for licensure to practice in New York state? Do you have a background in nursing education? Do you want the...  [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]

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]

National Nurses Week: Melissa Davis on holistic nursing

Melissa Davis, a nurse educator at St. Peter’s Health Partners in Albany, New York, and the Belanger School of Nursing, discusses the delivery of holistic nursing. Davis is a 2015 Master of Science in Nursing graduate of Excelsior College....  [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]

Preparing for the MS Captone Experience

By Sharon A. Aronovitch, PhD, RN, CWOCN Lead Faculty Program Director, Graduate Nursing Program Holly Evans Madison, PhD, RN Faculty Program Director, Graduate Nursing  Robin Dewald, PhD, RN, CNE Faculty Program Director, Graduate Nursing For those of you who have started taking your Phase...  [Read More]

Changes to Master’s Capstone Course Procedure

Effective with the spring 2015 trimester, you will no longer receive an invitation to begin working on the capstone paperwork or project before the actual course begins. Instead, you will receive course approval from an academic advisor to register as soon as...  [Read More]