Meet the Lab Coordinator of our Nursing Department Meet the Lab Coordinator of our Nursing Department, Monika Dixon. She has amazing experience and a lot of inspiration to share. Thank you, Ms. Dixon, for everything you’ve done for our Nursing Department and students. This year we’re trying to do our part in honoring our dedicated Nursing students and alumni by sharing their video stories. If we haven’t recorded your story yet, let us celebrate you. Access www.asa.edu/nurses2020 to learn more.
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We stand together
Laws and regulations that single out vulnerable members of our community are divisive and unjust. We stand together. International students representing over 125 countries are enrolled at ASA College. Over 30% percent of our student body is international. With the firmest conviction we believe that international students are crucial to ASA’s stated mission of educating a diverse and qualified student population.
No institution of higher learning educates truly qualified students without the diversity of thought, perspectives, and experiences that international students possess. We are reminded of this time and again when we read the words of our native-born graduates who report that learning with international students gave them an advantage at the start of their careers because they had already developed the cultural literacy and appreciation for different perspectives that their employers desired.
We are all grateful for our international students, and we will do everything possible to support their educational journey.
SEVP proposed rules and regulations changes rescinded Attention, International Students: The Trump administration has rescinded a rule that would have required international students to leave the country if their colleges hold classes entirely online this fall because of the coronavirus pandemic. The move comes after the policy announcement last week sparked a flurry of litigation, beginning with a suit brought by Harvard and MIT, followed by California’s public colleges and later a coalition of 17 states. ...
Though Professor Gibson passed away unexpectedly just a few days ago, he will live in our hearts forever.
Though Professor Gibson passed away unexpectedly just a few days ago, he will live in our hearts forever. He taught some of the most challenging subjects at ASA, including Statistics and Physics. However, he would have absolutely disagreed with the word “challenging”. He often said that there was no reason why all students could not excel at math. Which is to say, he believed in our students and was never deterred by their initial reluctance in taking his classes. Time...