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From left: Mr. Shchegol is shown above with Sen. Schumer | Gov. Cuomo, photo courtesy of The Brooklyn Eagle | Mayor de Blasio, photo courtesy of The Brooklyn Eagle | Democratic Party Leader Frank Seddio, his wife Joyce Becker-Seddio and Mr. Shchegol.

It was an exciting night of celebration as New York’s top Democratic political leaders gathered to toast the Kings County Democratic Committee.   The 2015 Democratic County Gala at the Kings Theatre in Flatbush on Thursday, April 30, 2015 brought together the stars of the New York State Democratic Party including Governor Andrew Cuomo; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, Carl Heastie and Mayor of New York City, Bill de Blasio; US Senator Charles Schumer and Brooklyn DA Kenneth Thompson were all in attendance for the gala.  ASA President Alex Shchegol was honored to attend the event and spoke briefly with the dignitaries.


2022 Commencement Ceremony

Dear ASA Graduates and Expected Graduates:   We are ready to celebrate and honor your achievements. It’s our pleasure to announce that our 2022 Commencement Ceremony will be held in person on Friday, August 26, 2022! From 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm At the United Palace Theater, located at 4140 Broadway, New York, NY 10033 (off 175th  street Broadway) near the A train and 1 train) We will be distributing cap and gown Monday through Friday, at the Manhattan Campus located at 105 West 33rd Street, New York, NY...


National Nurse’s Month

May is national Nurse’s month. During this month we would like to honor you and thank you for choosing such an impactful career. Throughout this month we want to continue to recognize nurses for their hard work and contributions. We would like to feature you – an essential, respected, front-line worker – on our social media pages. Nursing graduates, please email us at to learn more.    


How To Become A Licensed Optician/Contact Lens Practitioner

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