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Acsenda Celebrates National Indigenous History Month

Acsenda Celebrates National Indigenous History Month Celebrating Indigenous Culture at Acsenda- Exploring the Artistry of Darren Yelton In honor of National Indigenous History Month, Acsenda School of Management had the privilege of hosting the talented artist, Mr. Darren Yelton, from the Coast Salish-Squamish community. Previous Next  Students at Acsenda had the unique opportunity to delve into the world of Indigenous artistry and learn from a master carver. During the carving event, students had the opportunity to witness firsthand the mastery of Mr. Yelton’s craftsmanship. The details and symbolism embedded in his artwork showcased the deep connection to Indigenous heritage. The event provided a platform for students to appreciate and learn about the art form, fostering a greater understanding of Indigenous artistry and its cultural significance. Promoting Cultural Understanding: Raising Awareness of Indigenous Heritage Beyond the artistic aspect, this event also served as a means to raise awareness about Indigenous culture among international students. By immersing themselves in the art of carving and engaging with Mr. Yelton’s stories, students gained a deeper appreciation for the diversity and resilience of Indigenous peoples. The event sparked meaningful conversations about the importance of preserving and honoring Indigenous heritage. For those who were unable to attend the carving event, Acsenda School of Management invites everyone to visit the campus and experience the profound artwork of Darren Yelton firsthand. By engaging with his creations, visitors can enrich their understanding of Indigenous artistry and history, fostering a greater appreciation for the profound contributions of Indigenous peoples  Mr. Darren Yelton, a renowned Canadian sculptor and proud member of the Squamish Nation, generously shared his artistic journey with Acsenda students. His dedication to preserving the vibrant culture and traditions of his community is evident in his awe-inspiring artwork.  From learning the intricate techniques of carving to infusing profound symbolism into his creations, Mr. Yelton’s story left everyone inspired and deeply moved. 🌐 Visit Mr. Darren Yelton’s website: https://lnkd.in/gEX-rHzR Previous Next As we celebrate National Indigenous History Month, Acsenda embraces the opportunity to honor and celebrate Indigenous culture. The encounter with Darren Yelton and his remarkable artwork provided an avenue for students to immerse themselves in the richness of Indigenous heritage.  By continuing to learn and appreciate the diversity, resilience, and profound contributions of Indigenous peoples, we strive to foster a more inclusive and culturally aware community at Acsenda and beyond. International students can embrace the opportunity to honor and celebrate Indigenous culture in several ways: Attend Cultural Events:  These events may include powwows, storytelling sessions, art exhibitions, and traditional performances. Engaging in these activities allows international students to witness and appreciate Indigenous culture firsthand. Join Cultural Clubs or Organizations:  Active participation in club activities, workshops, and discussions provides a platform to engage with Indigenous students and learn from their experiences. Take Indigenous Studies Courses: These courses delve into the rich history, literature, art, and traditions of Indigenous peoples.  Volunteer and Support Indigenous Initiatives:  This can include assisting with cultural preservation projects, participating in community events, or contributing to Indigenous-focused organizations.  Engage in Dialogue and Cultural Exchange: Engage in open and respectful dialogue with Indigenous students, faculty, and community members.  Educate Others:  Organize awareness campaigns, cultural showcases, or presentations to share knowledge about Indigenous traditions, histories, and contemporary issues.  By sharing their experiences and promoting understanding, international students can contribute to a more inclusive and respectful environment. International students can honor and celebrate Indigenous culture, fostering cultural exchange, understanding, and appreciation within their university communities and beyond.

Acsenda Students Participate in Shoreline Cleanup 2023

Acsenda Shoreline Clean Up  Keep our beaches clean. Tania Garcia     June 09, 2023  Engaging in shoreline clean-up is a journey that requires consistent action and awareness. It’s not just about participating in a one-time event; it’s about making an ongoing effort to protect our environment. On June 4th at 12 PM, Acsenda School of Management organized a shoreline clean-up! Previous Next In this blog post, we will explore some ways to contribute to this ongoing effort and make a lasting impact. 1-Join local cleanup groups:One of the best ways to contribute to the shoreline clean-up journey is by joining local cleanup groups. Look for organizations or community groups that organize regular shoreline cleanup activities. By participating in these events, you actively contribute to the cleanliness of our shores while connecting with like-minded individuals who share your passion for environmental conservation. 2-Organize your own cleanup events:Take the initiative to organize cleanup events in your community or workplace. By organizing your own clean-up activities, you can inspire others to get involved and raise awareness about the importance of shoreline cleanup. Encourage your friends, family, and colleagues to join you in this journey towards a cleaner environment. 3-Reduce personal waste:One of the most effective ways to prevent litter from reaching our shorelines is by reducing personal waste. Practice responsible consumption and waste management by disposing of waste properly, recycling, and minimizing the use of single-use plastics. By reducing your own waste generation, you contribute to a cleaner environment and help prevent pollution in our water bodies. 4-Educate others:Spread awareness about the impacts of marine debris and the importance of shoreline cleanup. Take the opportunity to educate others about the issue through social media, local events, or educational campaigns. Share information about the harmful effects of litter on wildlife and ecosystems, and inspire others to join the journey towards a cleaner and healthier shoreline. Every small action counts, and together, we can make a significant impact on the health of our shorelines for future generations. In Acsenda School of Management, we are committed to being part of the solution. We believe that education plays a crucial role in fostering environmental awareness and inspiring sustainable practices.

Acsenda launches CareersConnect, careers and networking newsletter

aCSENDA LAUNCHES CAREERSCONNECT Exclusive career and networking opportunities Discover the power of CareersConnect — a specialized program designed exclusively for students and alumni of Acsenda School of Management. In this post, we delve into the essence of CareersConnect, unveiling its purpose, benefits, and the remarkable opportunities it offers. Exclusivity: Learn how CareersConnect goes above and beyond, providing access to exclusive job opportunities and networking events in Vancouver, specifically curated for high-achieving Acsenda students and alumni. Discover how this tailored approach enhances your chances of securing the perfect job that aligns with your skills and aspirations. Career Advancement Support: Explore how CareersConnect equips you with the essential skills, tools, and resources to navigate the competitive job market with confidence. Uncover the comprehensive support and guidance it offers, empowering you to shine as you pursue your desired career path. Unlocking Unseen Pathways: Unveil the hidden gem of CareersConnect as we reveal its strategic partnerships with top companies and organizations. Find out how these collaborations grant you access to exclusive job openings that are not accessible to the general public. Gain a competitive edge and elevate your job search to new heights. Networking for Success: Discover the networking events organized by CareersConnect, where you can connect with professionals and industry experts in Vancouver. Learn how these events expand your professional network, offer invaluable insights, and open doors to exciting career opportunities.

Acsenda School of Management Hosts Job Fair 2023

Acsenda Hosts Job Fair 2023 Job fairs provide a unique opportunity for both companies and job seekers. They allow companies to connect with a pool of talented candidates, promote their brand, and gain insights into their target demographic. Job seekers can benefit from attending these events by meeting face-to-face with employers, learning about job openings, and making valuable contacts within their desired industry. At Acsenda Job Fair 2023 we took these benefits to the next level. By hosting a job fair on campus, Acsenda provides a centralized location for students and alumni to connect with a diverse range of companies and industries. This allows students to gain exposure to a variety of career paths within their field of study and to explore different opportunities available to them.  Overall, is a unique and valuable opportunity for both companies and students, providing a supportive and connected community to facilitate successful career paths. We are grateful for the time and effort that the participating companies put into the job fair at Acsenda, providing valuable opportunities for our students. We truly appreciate their dedication to helping our students achieve their career goals. Thank you for making a difference in the lives of our students! Better Environmentally Sound Transportation Sequoia Company of Restaurants Fairmont Pacific Rim Vancouver Aquarium Sun Life Financial Services Powell River Town Centre Hotel / Beach Gardens Resort & Marina Our most recent job fair was a huge success, with 150 students being present participating with the companies. We are thrilled to see our students making progress towards their dream jobs and we are committed to continuing to provide them with the resources they need to succeed. Acsenda is committed to helping our students achieve their career goals and make valuable connections within their desired industry. Our job fair provides a unique opportunity for students and employers to connect and form meaningful relationships that can lead to successful career paths. We look forward to continuing to host this important event and to welcoming more companies to participate in the future. If your company is interested in participating in our next job fair, we would love to hear from you! Please contact our Career Services Coordinator, Nick Wang, at nick.wang@Acsenda.com to learn more about the opportunities available and how your company can get involved.

Acsenda Students and Staff Attend 39th Annual Vancouver Sun Run

Acsenda Students and Staff Attend 39th Annual Vancouver Sun Run Are you ready for some exciting news? Rain or shine, the Acsenda students and staff participated in the 39th Vancouver Sun Run this Sunday, and it was truly an incredible race! With over 35,000 participants, the Vancouver Sun Run is not only one of the largest races in North America, but also Canada’s largest 10k road race. Our brave Acsenda students and dedicated staff were part of this amazing event, showcasing their spirit and determination. Despite the rain, our team of runners and walkers took on the challenge, showing their resilience and enthusiasm as they tackled the scenic course. Starting from Burrard and Georgia, the route highlighted Vancouver’s downtown core, with breathtaking views of the waterfront, English Bay, and the iconic Burrard Street Bridge. The course then took our team through the vibrant neighborhoods of Mount Pleasant and South False Creek, passing by landmarks like Science World, before finishing outside the iconic BC Place Stadium. The energy and excitement were palpable as our Acsenda team crossed the finish line, cheered on by fellow participants and supporters. It was a testament to the indomitable spirit of our students and staff, who displayed courage and determination in the face of challenging weather conditions. We are incredibly proud of our Acsenda team for their participation in the Vancouver Sun Run and their unwavering commitment to pushing their limits. It was an unforgettable experience that showcased their passion for fitness, teamwork, and overcoming obstacles. Congratulations to all our runners and walkers for their outstanding performance! Acsenda University extends its deepest gratitude to the Vancouver Sun Run organizers for hosting such a well-organized and exhilarating event. We look forward to more exciting adventures and opportunities for our students and staff to shine in the future. Stay tuned for more updates on our amazing Acsenda community and their achievements! It was an awe-inspiring race that highlighted the beauty of Vancouver’s cityscape and the determination of our team. Way to go, Team Acsenda! Get your results here: https://www.sportstats.ca/display-results.xhtml?raceid=118162 Previous Next

Acsenda BHM Students Attend Travel Show

Acsenda BHM Students Attend Outdoor Travel Show By engaging learners through direct experiences and reflection, Acsenda School of Management aims to enhance students’ knowledge, skills, values, and contribution to their communities. We are excited to share the latest experiential learning activity at Acsenda School of Management! Our students recently attended “The Outdoor Adventure and Travel Show – 2023″ under the guidance of our BHM Faculty’s Nirmal Vasanth. Through this event, our students had the opportunity to network with industry professionals and learn about various career options beyond hotels, resorts, and restaurants in the hospitality industry. At Acsenda School of Management, we believe in providing our students with practical experiences that prepare them for the real world. Our commitment to experiential education sets us apart and helps our students excel in their chosen careers. We thank Nirmal Vasanth and our students community for making this learning activity a success! #experientiallearning #hospitalityindustry #networking #AcsendaSchoolofManagement Previous Next