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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

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NYS TESOL’s Annual Conference

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Classes will be suspended during Thanksgiving

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