Posts filed in Graduate Success

Transitioning to College: Erika V.

Posted Sunday December 02, 2018 by ACCESS

A First-Generation Student Perspective “My first semester at Maryville University has been one of the biggest transitions in my life, but it’s been one of the best ones yet.” Q:...

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Aaron T. Offered Co-Op with Altec Industries

Posted Saturday December 01, 2018 by ACCESS

We are thrilled to share the following message from Aaron Tucker, an ACCESS alumnus. “I am a sophomore at Missouri University of Science & Technology in Rolla, MO, earning my...

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Aniya Attending Fontbonne University this Fall

Posted Tuesday May 01, 2018 by ACCESS

Aniya is an ACCESS graduate from Most Holy Trinity School & Academy currently attending Trinity Catholic High School, where she is active in the Diversity Club. She also enjoys interacting...

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Graduate of Achievement: Maria D.

Posted Wednesday February 28, 2018 by ACCESS

We are thrilled to recognize Maria D., a junior at Ursuline Academy, as a Graduate of Achievement! After graduating from our Academy program at St. Cecilia, Maria wanted to attend...

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Graduate Testimonial: Kyra Harris

Posted Tuesday July 11, 2017 by ACCESS

My name is Kyra Harris, and I am a 2011 graduate of Most Holy Trinity School and Academy, a 2015 graduate of Rosati-Kain High School, and a future 2019 graduate...

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Graduate Testimonial: Jennifer Carrillo Rojas

Posted Saturday July 01, 2017 by ACCESS

Below is a brief excerpt from Jenny Carrillo’s speech from the 9th annual ACCESS Academies Scholarship Dinner. “My name is Jenny Carrillo, I am 24 years old, I have my...

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Graduate Testimonial: Aaron T.

Posted Saturday July 01, 2017 by ACCESS

Below is a brief excerpt from Aaron Tucker’s speech from the 9th annual ACCESS Academies Scholarship Dinner. “My name is Aaron Tucker. I recently graduated from Bishop DuBourg High School,...

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Graduate Testimonial: Gaby A.

Posted Saturday July 01, 2017 by ACCESS

Below is a brief excerpt from Gaby Amezcua speech from the 9th annual ACCESS Academies Scholarship Dinner. “I am Mexican / American, a proud daughter of two immigrant parents. Who...

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Graduate Success: Jasia D.

Posted Friday December 23, 2016 by ACCESS

Having a strong educational foundation is the key to being successful in college and in life.  My parents, along with ACCESS, provided me the opportunity to get ahead of the...

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My Educational Journey by Maria T.

Posted Monday June 08, 2015 by ACCESS

(Maria’s story as told during the 7th Annual Scholarship Dinner) My mother, brother, and I came to St. Louis as refugees from Colombia. My father, a policeman, was killed in...

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