ASCENDSM focuses on Achievement, Self-Awareness, Communication, Engagement, Networking, and Development Skills. Participants will include high school male and female students with emphasis on academic, life, career and character-building skills. The ultimate goal will be to motivate, engage and assist these students in reaching their maximum potential. The sorority will place additional emphasis on SMART careers (Science, Math, And Related Technologies).

ASCEND-Cycle #4 — April 11, 2015
During the session the students participated in a career exploration activity, received information about cover letter and resume writing and how to dress for success, participated in a United Nations classroom discussion on Gender and Science, and a Health Promotion collaboration NAMI awareness “Say It Out Loud” presentation addressing mental illness.

ASCEND-Cycle #3 — March 14, 2015
ASCEND meeting and adventure to the Perot Museum to visit the International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes

ASCEND-Cycle #2 — February 14, 2015

ASCEND-Cycle #1 Kick-Off Launch meeting January 10, 2015

ASCEND CYCLE # 1 Kick-Off Launch meeting
ASCEND CYCLE # 1 Kick-Off Launch meeting