You're Back - What's Next? Veteran Strategies for College Success
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
You’re Back – What’s Next?
Veteran Strategies for College Success
Time Management, Learning Styles and Veteran Mentorship
In the next installment of our veteran webinar series, Excelsior College’s Center for Military Education will cover time management strategies, mentorship programs, and how an understanding your learning style can help ease the transition back to school, whether attending a traditional college campus or a distance learning institution.
The discussion will be led by knowledgeable experts from Excelsior and Marist College, including Excelsior’s learning services coordinator Michelle Healy and Jane Fiore, director of Marist’s Academic Learning Center.
Excelsior's Judy Reed, director of veteran services and adjunct faculty member, and Shawn George, president of Marist College's student veterans organization will discuss their college mentorship programs and respective veterans’ centers.
Excelsior has been recognized by G.I. Jobs Magazine as a “Military Friendly College” every year since the publication’s inception.
In addition, Military Advanced Education has named Excelsior one of the top 20 colleges serving the U.S. military five years in a row and Military Times Edge magazine has named Excelsior a “Best for Vets” college three years in a row.
Instructions for Participation:
The livestream will be accessible via the Acrobat Connect Professional conferencing system which is very easy to access and use. The day of the webinar you only have to click on the following link (or alternatively, copy/paste the URL into the Address field of your browser):
You will Enter as Guest and only need to type your name (first & last will do).
Excelsior College http://www.excelsior.edu is a regionally accredited, nonprofit distance learning institution that focuses on removing obstacles to the educational goals of adult learners. Founded in 1971 and located in Albany, NY, Excelsior is a proven leader in the assessment and validation of student knowledge. It offers more efficient and affordable access to degree completion through multiple avenues: its own online courses and college-level proficiency examinations, and the acceptance in transfer of credit from other colleges and universities as well as recognized corporate and military training programs. Excelsior College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.