NUSEA Visits Access For Bi-yearly Review

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All NUSEA programs are evaluated bi-yearly by a revolving panel of Executive Directors from veteran urban squash programs. This year, Access was evaluated by NUSEA’s ED, Tim Wyant. The evaluation includes observing programming in all facets on and off court, interviewing students, parents, volunteers, our partner school, staff and board– all the moving pieces of […]

ACCESS STUDENT AND CITY HEIGHTS LOCAL ANNOUNCED AS ONE OF THE MOST INFLUENTIAL FEMALE SQUASH PLAYERS OF ALL TIME ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2016

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International Women’s Day takes place today and to mark the event, the Professional Squash Association (PSA) has picked some of the most inspirational and influential women ever to play squash, which includes homegrown talent and Access Youth Academy student Reyna Pacheco. An affiliate of the World Squash Federation (WSF), the Professional Squash Association (PSA) is […]

Access Vacancy – Development Officer (F/T)

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Access Youth Academy is an academic enrichment program entering its 10th year of service and has an operating budget of over $800,000. This position will be appealing for someone looking to learn and develop new approaches to annual giving with a strong focus on metrics, strategy and modern approaches to donor relations. This full-time position […]

Code for America – Full STEaM Ahead!

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Our students visited the Neustar offices on March 2, 2016. A group of engineers within the company hosted an “Hour of Code”– an introduction to programming and technology to get youth interested in the STEM fields. Our students worked in pairs and learned to code using JavaScript. They created applications that told jokes, a greeter program […]