Daniela Urbano is a 20-year-old who is a semester away from graduating with her Associates in Interdisciplinary Studies at South Texas College
"I’ve been feeling a little bit overwhelmed and stressed about moving all my classes to online."
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.
Ascender students Alexa Ortiz and Jazlyn Lara were two of nine students from Palo Alto College who attended Alternative Winter Break in New Orleans.
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.
“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.