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Transitioning to College: Erika V., Maryville University

Posted Sunday December 02, 2018 by Steve Thompson

Transitioning to College: 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...

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Aaron T., Collegian, Offered Co-Op with Altec Industries

Posted Saturday December 01, 2018 by Steve Thompson

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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LaVaughn C. Offered Internship with McCarthy

Posted Monday October 08, 2018 by Steve Thompson

ACCESS alumnus, LaVaughn C., has been offered an internship with McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. A sophomore at Bradley University majoring in Construction Management, LaVaughn is a member of the American Society of Civil...

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Jada Awarded NCEA’s 2018 Seton Scholarship

Posted Tuesday October 02, 2018 by Steve Thompson

We would like to congratulate Jada D., an ACCESS graduate currently attending Cardinal Ritter College Prep, for earning the National Catholic Educational Association’s 2018 Seton Scholarship! As a Seton Scholar,...

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Damen A. Joins Panel at Social Justice Conference

Posted Thursday September 06, 2018 by Steve Thompson

Damen Alexander, an ACCESS alumnus, will be serving on the plenary panel, “Gun Violence and the Catholic Church: What Our Faith Teaches Us and How Do We Respond,” during the...

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ACCESS Welcomes Amy Clark

Posted Monday June 25, 2018 by Steve Thompson

We are thrilled to welcome Amy Clark as our College & Career Counselor! Amy will be spearheading programming to support our students’ transition to and persistence in post-secondary schools as well...

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ACCESS Academies 10th Annual Celebration Dinner

Posted Wednesday June 06, 2018 by Steve Thompson

We would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all who supported, sponsored, attended, and donated to our 10th Annual Celebration Dinner! We truly are blessed to be surrounded...

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Pat Erb & Anja Schmelter Welcomed to Board

Posted Thursday May 24, 2018 by Steve Thompson

LOUIS, MO. May 24, 2018 –ACCESS Academies is thrilled to welcome Pat Erb and Anja Schmelter to the Board of Directors. They will be introduced to organizational supporters at the...

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As Seen in Town & Style St. Louis

Posted Friday May 11, 2018 by Steve Thompson

PATH TO SUCCESS: ACCESS ACADEMIES May 11, 2018 | By: Alexa Beattie For many young people, middle school can be a challenging time. When there’s poverty in the mix, these...

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Claire Recognized as ‘A’ Student by Post Dispatch

Posted Tuesday May 01, 2018 by Steve Thompson

Claire, an ACCESS graduate from St. Louis the King, is a senior at Incarnate Word Academy, where she is actively involved in theater. She also was named a 2018 ‘A’...

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Erika Awarded Almost $30K in College Scholarships

Posted Tuesday May 01, 2018 by Steve Thompson

Erika, an ACCESS graduate from St. Cecilia, is a senior at Nerinx Hall, and an aspiring animator and has earned several awards for her art portfolio. “Erika is such an...

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Aniya Attending Fontbonne University this Fall

Posted Tuesday May 01, 2018 by Steve Thompson

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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