Northeast Lakeview College has received Progress Level Recognition from the Quality Texas Foundation (QTF).
Mona Aldana-Ramirez, CTN Ascender Program Director and Director of Student Success for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusive Excellence at San Antonio College, has received national recognition by the American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE).
South Texas College announced a few weeks ago that summer classes would be moved to on-line. The college is doing this to ensure the safety of students and facility workers. However, several Ascender students voiced the opinion that they do not like online classes.
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"...What is occurring is a “gentle” reminder that we must be more compassionate, more tolerant, more loving, en fin more human.
"I’ve been feeling a little bit overwhelmed and stressed about moving all my classes to online."
Daniela Urbano is a 20-year-old who is a semester away from graduating with her Associates in Interdisciplinary Studies at South Texas College
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.
The SAC Ascender team held its second zoom meeting on Friday, March 27 to connect as familia, share best practices, and discuss ideas about how to best support and engage students on line.