Hurricane Matthew, currently a category 4 hurricane, has reached top sustained winds of 145 mph and is currently forecast to head west towards Florida later this week. A state of emergency has been declared by Florida State Governor Rick Scott. “The possibility exists for mandatory evacuations starting as early as late this evening in South Florida and definitely Wednesday for the southern half of Florida on the East Coast.”
At this time, ASA’s management is monitoring the storm and will begin to take precautionary measures to prepare for the possibility of an evacuation notice and/or hurricane warning this week.
We will be communicating important instructions and information to you via e-mail, ASA’s main web site: www.asa.edu, and emergency phone line 877-441-6709. Accordingly, we ask that you, please monitor your e-mail, ASA’s website or to call in to the emergency phone line and give your prompt attention to any instructions you may receive.
An Unprecedented Honor, President Valencia Joins FAPSC Board Dear ASA College Community: Please join us in congratulating our President, Jose Valencia, who has just been elected as the newest member of the 22-member Board of Directors of the Florida Association of Postsecondary Schools and Colleges (FAPSC). Established in 1956, FAPSC has been working on behalf of hundreds of degree- and non-degree-granting career schools in Florida. It is the first time in the 36-year history of ASA College that its President or anyone from...
COVID-19 Resources Urgent Updates from ASA President Updated: November 6, 2020 Read More > COVID-19 Vaccine Equity Task Force The NYS COVID-19 Vaccine Equity Task Force is a dynamic group of community, policy, and health experts who will assist the Governor in reducing barriers to vaccination and ensuring an equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccine. Learn More > https://covid19vaccine.health.ny.gov/covid-19-vaccine-equity-task-force Published: March 1, 2021 The New York City Department of Health and...
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.