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.
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Arthur J. Hidalgo Scholar — Jianhua Long
ASA College is proud to present Jianhua Long, the latest recipient of the Arthur J. Hidalgo Scholarship awarded to deserving students. A recent immigrant to the United States, Jianhua is bilingual and has greatly improved her command of the English language. She is a Business Administration Accounting student and holds an outstanding 3.96 GPA.
In addition to studying and working as an accounting assistant, Jianhua is a volunteer at the Chinese Chamber of Commerce of New York, a nonprofit organization promoting international trade between Chinese and American businesses as well as other areas of the world.
We congratulate Jianhua Long, ASA College is proud to call you our own.
ASA COLLEGE ARTHUR J. HIDALGO MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Arthur J. Hidalgo Memorial Scholarship is available on a competitive basis to students who meet the eligibility criteria. Typical criteria include grade point average, enrollment in a specific academic program, and residence in a limited geographic area, community service or co-curricular activities. Other factors which are considered include essays, recommendations and interviews. The Arthur J. Hidalgo Memorial Scholarship is awarded once a year in the fall semester. Only students in the degree programs are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Students must also maintain a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 3.75 to continue to receive this scholarship in subsequent semesters.
For more information on this and other scholarships available to ASA Students visit https://www.asa.edu/scholarships.asp
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...
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...