Menu

News & Events

Ceremony Honoring President Jose Valencia in connection with 17th Annual Russian Heritage Month

Brooklyn, New York, June 20, 2019

Jose Valencia was honored today by Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and the Russian American Foundation for his lifelong achievements helping Russian-speaking communities of New York first, as a former President of the New York Association of New Americans (NYANA) and currently as President of ASA College.  Mr. Valencia received a special proclamation award which documented his professional and academic accomplishments, and signed by President Adams, to the delight of the huge delegation of ASA Faculty and Staff who accompanied him to Brooklyn Borough Hall to receive the award.

“I would like to thank Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and the Russian American Foundation for this tremendous honor,” Mr. Valencia said during his speech while accepting the award from Marina Kovalyov, Founding President of the Russian American Foundation.  Mr. Valencia was being honored as part of the 17th Annual Russian Heritage Month organized by the Russian American Foundation and supported by elected officials statewide which include New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo, U.S. Senator Charles Schumer, and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio.

Mr. Valencia was the only one honored who is non Russian-speaking.  Other honorees include New York Police Department Sergeant Dmitriy Zabrovskiy, President of the Russian American Officers Association and entrepreneurs Ildrim Abrahamov and Oleg Movsumov, Founders of Village Cafe and Village Cafe 2; and Marat Novikov, Founder of Desly International and Belarussian Xata.

Post

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.’s Lecture

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. will visit our Manhattan campus on October 21st, at 12pm. His lecture on The Active Role of the Borough President will be held in rooms 710-711. Mr. Diaz, who previously served in the New York State Assembly, will participate in a Q&A session after his lecture to the ASA community. Don’t miss out! Learn more

Post

Walk with ASA during the Breast Cancer Walk 2019

We invite you to participate in the Breast Cancer Walk 2019 at Central Park on Sunday, October 20. Location: Central Park – Bandshell West 66th St & Central Park West Manhattan, NY Day-of Check-In: 7:30AM Rolling Start: 8:00AM – 11:15AM Please contact Dr. Nasser Sedhom at nsedhom@asa.edu to confirm your attendance.  

Post

NY Campuses – Laptop Distribution

Attention, NY students! Beginning on Wednesday, October 16, we will be distributing the laptops. In order to receive a laptop, you MUST present and ASA College ID and/or your student schedule with a photo ID. Laptops will not be distributed without the required proper ID. For more information and the distribution schedule, please view the image below.