Nursing Students Test N95 Masks Last week, students from the Nursing program participated in a fit testing for N95 masks. Due to the pandemic, our clinical partners have requested that our nursing students wear N95 respirator masks. A N95 mask filters out 95% of airborne particles which include bacteria and viruses. As frontline workers, the face-fitting mask worn must be tested to ensure accuracy of the fit. This can take place once a year or more often if the mask model is changed. How the...
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THE LADY AVENGERS MOVE ON IN THE NATIONALS!! NEXT GAME WED, 3/19
Salina, KS—The ASA College #18 women’s basketball team defeated #15 New Mexico Junior College 66-56 in their first round game of the NJCAA Division I National Championships this evening. ASA keeps their season going with 19-3 record. ASA will now play #2 seed, Chipola, on Wednesday, 3/19. Tip-off is scheduled for 1:00 PM CDT and will streamed live on NJCAA TV.
The Lady Avengers used a six-minute 14-0 run ending with 7:17 remaining in the game to give them the cushion needed to close out the ball game. Sophomore guard Brittany Jacksonscored eight of the fourteen points which included two makes from beyond the arc.
ASA’s run came right after NMJC tied the game 39-39 with 12:34 to go in the game. The game was not tied since the 17:33 mark in the first half with ASA leading throughout that point.
The Lady Avengers grabbed a 29-24 lead going into the intermission.
With NMJC threatening to make one last run at closing the gap with 4:41 remaining in regulation, sophomore swingman Krystal Pearson would answer with six straight points including a perfect 4-4 from the charity stripe.
ASA held New Mexico to only 15% from three-point range.
Jackson led all scorers with 25 points including 3-6 from downtown. Sophomore lead guard Jennifer Ramirez added 12 points. Sophomore forward Colleene Smith grabbed 15 rebounds to go along with nine points. New Mexico’s Jolanna Ford scored 15 points off of the bench.
Division of Legal Studies – President’s and Dean’s Lists Event Dear ASA Community, Join us for our President’s and Dean’s Lists event. The Division of Legal Studies would like to congratulate our students from the Criminal Justice and Paralegal programs who have made the President’s and Dean’s Lists for the Spring 2020 and Summer 2020 Semesters. At ASA we understand how hard our students work to balance school, job and family responsibilities, which makes this achievement all the more meaningful. When: Dec...
Conversation Club Dear ASA students, join us for our Conversation Club! This is a free group meeting for our ESL students from levels B, C & D, who do not speak English as their first language. You can improve your English knowledge, meet new people, and practice speaking in a relaxed environment. You are welcome to join us from the comfort of your own home. (Your family members and Pets are also welcome!). 🙂 Host: Professor Darius Saczuk When: Every Monday, from...