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Externship Training Updates


1. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced, at a press conference Friday morning, that workers in nonessential businesses across New York state are required to stay home in an effort to combat the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic. This executive order takes effect Sunday, March 22, 2020. 

2. There is no need to panic, once we are able to resume work, we will ensure all approved externs are placed at a site, and we will grant the necessary extension for you to complete your training. Focus on your classes, which are scheduled to launch online, MARCH 30, 2020. UNLESS YOU ARE ESSENTIAL WORKER WHO AGREED TO WORK, please remain home. Stay safe, knowing that no ASA student will be left behind. 

We are here for YOU all the way!


Happy Birthday, President Jose Valencia!

Happy Birthday, President Jose Valencia! On behalf of ASA Board of Trustees Chairwoman Julanne Reid, the rest of your fellow Trustees, Provost Dr. Shanthi Konkoth, and all of your fellow executives and friends at the college, we would like to wish you a Happy Birthday! May you and your loved ones continue to receive abundant blessings of great health, enduring prosperity, and lifelong happiness! Have a fabulously fun-filled but safe celebration! We would all like to thank you for continuing...


Nursing Students Test N95 Masks

Nursing Students Test N95 Masks Last week, students from the Nursing program participated in a fit testing for N95 masks. Due to the pandemic, our clinical partners have requested that our nursing students wear N95 respirator masks. A N95 mask filters out 95% of airborne particles which include bacteria and viruses. As frontline workers, the face-fitting mask worn must be tested to ensure accuracy of the fit. This can take place once a year or more often if the mask model is changed. How the...


Division of Legal Studies – President’s and Dean’s Lists Event

Division of Legal Studies – President’s and Dean’s Lists Event Dear ASA Community, Join us for our President’s and Dean’s Lists event. The Division of Legal Studies would like to congratulate our students from the Criminal Justice and Paralegal programs who have made the President’s and Dean’s Lists for the Spring 2020 and Summer 2020 Semesters. At ASA we understand how hard our students work to balance school, job and family responsibilities, which makes this achievement all the more meaningful. When: Dec...