Finding Sources for your Assignments Using the Library

Are you trying to choose a paper topic and not sure about where to start? Are you wondering how to add a running head to your paper? Find the answers to these and over 200 more questions in the Library! Come learn...  [Read More]

Two Exciting New Concentrations for the Master’s in Liberal Studies

The Master of Arts in Liberal Studies program is excited to announce two new optional concentrations.  In addition to the highly customizable general MALS degree, students may now select the concentrations Liberal Studies in Leadership or Contemporary World History and Politics.  Each...  [Read More]

Research like a pro with the Excelsior College Library

                Whether you’re a new Excelsior student or a returning one, we know that your first research project of the year can seem like a daunting task. Luckily, the fully-online Excelsior College Library has everything...  [Read More]

New Courses in Leadership

“If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way.” This statement, made by Martin Luther King Jr., reflects the personal humility and social responsibility that is sometimes needed to be a transformative leader. Who are transformative...  [Read More]

MyPortfolio

By Vicki Pocorobba, Success Coach and Alicia Audino, Assistant Director of Career Services The Career Center at Excelsior College recently announced a new service called MyPortfolio for enrolled students and alumni.  This is a free resource which allows students to create a...  [Read More]

Jump-start your next research project with reliable background information!

  Have you ever felt overwhelmed at the thought of starting a research paper? Have you been tempted to use Wikipedia (even though your instructor told you not to) because it seems to be the only resource that provides a good overview?...  [Read More]

Staying Focused

Have you ever stopped writing a paper to check your email and end up an hour later staring at a blank Word document? Do you use Angry Birds to avoid making angry discussion posts? How about that time you fell down a...  [Read More]

Group Projects

Do you groan at the thought of working on a group project? Does the idea of sharing your work with others make your skin crawl? Do you think it’s impossible for online learners to collaborate successfully? If you answered yes to any...  [Read More]

Envision Your Future

I recently had a meeting with a student that was centered around envisioning her future (specifically with passing a big exam).  She told me with great enthusiasm that she takes a little time out of her day to envision herself walking out...  [Read More]

Distrac- Oh, Look at that!

Exactly, as the title tried to state, we are going to talk about distractions.  It seems they come from everywhere these days.  Technology and social media allow us to be connected 24/7 which makes it a tough obstacle to stay focused or...  [Read More]