News & Events

Chair of the Legal Studies Division attends the Law Day event

On March 6, Seny Taveras, Chairperson of the Legal Studies Division, attended the Law Day event at John Jay College. The attendees had the opportunity to hear from respected professionals about the best law practices.

Ms. Taveras, who is a founding member of the Pre-Law Institute that organized the event says: “What an honor to participate in Law Day at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. I want to thank the President of John Jay and Pre-Law Institute director for inviting me. As a founding member of the Pre-Law Institute, it was great to see how the new administration continues with the original vision to prepare students to go to law school and beyond.”

Ms. Taveras has improved our department of Legal Studies with her unique experience and background at other institutions. We are so proud to have her leading one of our Divisions.


Happy Purim

Happy Purim Jewish people around the world celebrate the Festival of Purim today to honor the survival of the Jewish people under ancient Persian rule. Purim is one of the most entertaining Jewish holidays and has a carnival-like atmosphere. The celebrations start this evening and end in the evening tomorrow.


Virtual Nursing Pinning Ceremony 2020

ASA students, faculty, and staff – we are a community that honors and values the achievements of our heroes. Now is the time to honor the 2020 graduates of our Nursing Program by taking a moment to observe their Pinning Ceremony.  The Nursing Pinning Ceremony is a notable nursing school tradition. It signifies the graduates’ official initiation into the brotherhood and sisterhood of nurses. In 2020, a year with so many challenges, this ceremony takes on greater significance.   Our Nursing graduates have...


“Free” vision screenings at University Eye Center

The University Eye Center is providing “free” vision screenings on the following dates: Monday March 1st from 1pm to 3pm Monday April 5 from 2pm to 4pm Monday May 24 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm Thursday June 10 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm Monday August 23 from 9:30am to 11:30am Tuesday September 14 from 4pm to 6pm Tuesday November 9 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm Please be advised that these are Vision Screenings not Eye Exams however, Infants under 18 months can have a complete eye exam done for free instead of a screening...