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Instructor Daria Byrne Earns Faculty of the Year Award

By Bonny Kehm, PhD, RN Faculty Program Director, BS & MS Programs in Nursing   Daria Byrne, EdD, MSN, RN is a recipient of a 2017 Faculty of the Year Award. Dr. Byrne received this award based on student nominations. Daria Byrne...  [Read More]

Why I Went Into Nursing: Mary Lee Pollard, PhD, RN, CNE

The Pulse Committee presents “Why I Went Into Nursing,” an installment of interviews with faculty within Excelsior’s School of Nursing. The purpose of these interviews is to provide students with a more unique, personal view of “who’s who” in the School. Why I...  [Read More]

Nurse Faculty Spread Knowledge and Care Across the World

Text by Patricia Klimkewicz, PhD, MBA, MS, RN-BC; photos courtesy of Patricia Klimkewicz, PhD, MBA, MS, RN-BC On a sunny day in May, I boarded the Navy hospital ship USNS Mercy (TAH-19) for a five month humanitarian aid, disaster relief, and community relationship projects mission...  [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]

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]

Ludwig and Kehm Publish in Online Nursing Journal

Fran Ludwig, MS, RN and Bonny Kehm, PhD, RN, both faculty program directors in the RN-BS program, published an article in Issue 5 of Nursing in the 21st Century. N21 is a practice-based interactive scholarly work (ISW). It is a new way...  [Read More]

Instructor Ernie Clement earns Faculty of the Year Award

Ernest Clement, MSN, RN, CIC is the 2015 recipient of the Faculty of the Year Award. Clement received this award based on student nominations. He has served on Excelsior’s faculty since 2010 and taught the College’s Health Assessment and Teaching and Learning courses....  [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]

Faculty Present, Publish Papers

Barbara B. Pieper, associate dean and director of the Robert E. Kinsinger Institute for Nursing Excellence and Patti Cannistraci, assistant dean for the BS and MS programs in the School of Nursing gave a paper at the Ruth K. Palmer Symposium: Pushing the Boundaries:...  [Read More]

Aronovitch Makes Poster Presentation

Sharon Aronovitch presented a poster, An Exploration of Associate Degree Nursing Students Attitudes and Beliefs Related to Urinary Incontinence,  at the Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurses Society Annual Conference held in Nashville, Tennessee,  June 22 – 25, 2014....  [Read More]