Ascender students Alexa Ortiz and Jazlyn Lara were two of nine students from Palo Alto College who attended Alternative Winter Break in New Orleans.
Palo Alto College hosted a Mentor Mixer on February 27 where CTN Ascender students met with mentors to discuss career paths.
“I have always been passionate about learning.” At a very young age, Lydia CdeBaca, College Associate for the ACC Ascender program, wanted to be a teacher.
ACC ASCENDER PROGRAM HOSTS MOTIVATIONAL CONFERENCE
As part of the Ascender Program, Austin Community College hosted a motivational conference February 7. The conference was structured with a panel of three motivational speakers who have been successful despite diversity and struggles.
Professor of Mathematics Said Fariabi, chair of the department of mathematics, architecture, physics and engineering (MAPE), received the Equity and Excellence Award from San Antonio College during the Service Awards ceremony held at the beginning of the spring semester.
ACC Ascender Instructor, Lillian Huerta, has received the NISOD Excellence Award. .
STC alumni Adolfo Pecina was introduced as a new associate member for the Delta Chi Fraternity in a pin ceremony at Texas A&M University in Kingsville on February 12
Ascender students from Starr Campus attended Career Day at Delia Gonzalez Garcia Elementary School on February 18.
For the second year in a row, the Ascender students from the STC-Starr Campus volunteered at the 12th Annual Chili Showdown Cook Off in Rio Grande City on February 1.
Seventeen PAC Ascender students attended the Spurs vs Cleveland Cavaliers game on Thursday, December 17th.