The Catch the Next Ascender program at Palo Alto College held its annual Noche de Familia this past Wednesday, October 17.
The ACC Ascender Club recently held their first meeting. They discussed events for the semester such as Viva La Vida which took place on Oct 27th
Austin CC campuses began hosting mentor /mentee matches in mid-September. At these meetings, students meet their assigned mentor for the first time.
Ascender students on Austin Community College campuses attended orientation at the end of August.
South Texas College Starr Campus had their first Ascender Club meeting which included the election of new members and the planning of community service activities, fundraising, and program activities
STC Mid-valley students came together with Student Activities to celebrate Independence Day in Mexico. They ate tamales, shared stories, and created memories.
First year CTN student at Palo Alto College, Emily Acosta, received the Gambrinus scholarship for $4,000. She wrote an essay in Dr. Rodriguez’s EDUC 1300 class about her life experiences and how they prompted her to pursue a higher education. She also wrote about her life and career goals and how a scholarship would help her achieve those goals
PAC instructor, Dr. Rodriguez, took his students to register to vote and had his picture made at the Inside Out photo truck.
A recent ranking by the Equality of Opportunity Project, which aggregated statistics on students’ earnings and their parents’ incomes of every college in America