NYS TESOL’s Annual Conference Christian Perticone, Program Director of the IEP Department, and Derek Baylor, ESL adjunct faculty member, led a 70-minute workshop and gave a poster presentation at NYS TESOL’s annual conference, which was held in at the Crown Plaza Hotel in White Plains on November 14th – 16th. With over 700 attending teachers from around state, and presenters from around the world, the conference provided professors Perticone and Baylor a great opportunity to share their theories about...
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AVENGERS SOCCER TEAM IS NOW REGION XV CHAMPION!
Randalls Island, NY—The ASA College men’s soccer team captured the Region XV-Division I championship this afternoon by defeating #12 Monroe 2-1 in overtime! The championship is the program’s first in their relatively short history. The Avengers will now move on to play in the Districts hosted this year by Region 3. ASA improves to 10-1-1 with the victory, which is the best record so far in program history.
In the winner-take-all match, the Mustangs would strike first in the 39th minute of the match on an Amare Thomas penalty kick. Monroe would go into the second half with the 1-0 advatage.
After three Monore shots in the 51st minute, two on goal, the Avengers answered the call in a big way with Taval Whittaker finding ASA leading goal scorer Kendan Anderson to tie the match 67th minute.
The match stayed locked at one for the remainder of regulation. Freshman goal keeper Jasurbek Tursunboyev made key saves down the stretch for the Avengers. He would finish with six on the afternoon.
Only five minutes into overtime, ASA was determined to keep their season going. Sophomore standout midfielder Keith Francisco would score the game-winning goal giving Whittaker in the 95th minute of the match to give ASA their first Region XV- Division I Championship!
More information on the upcoming District Tournament being played on November 9th and 10th will be released shortly.
A Better Life and a Better Society: In Conversation with Seny Taveras, New Chair of Legal Studies Division
A Better Life and a Better Society: In Conversation with Seny Taveras, New Chair of Legal Studies Division Seny Taveras sat down for an interview a few weeks ago to talk about her responsibilities as the new leader of ASA’s Legal Studies Division. Although we only hoped for a few minutes of Ms. Taveras time, she gave us the opportunity to learn a lot about her perspective, and her enthusiasm for her new role. At the heart of Ms....
Thanksgiving Weekend Attention students, watch out! Classes will be suspended during Thanksgiving. NY Campuses Classes are suspended from 11/28 through 12/01. Classes will resume on Monday, 12/02. Hialeah Campus Classes are suspended on 11/28 and 11/29. Classes will resume on Monday, 12/02.