Congratulations to our CTO Ash Siebecker who recently received Kansas State University's College of Engineering Professional Progress Award! http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMXJx
Ascend's Kognito created an inspiring video about team members' experiences to celebrate Women's History Month. Take a look! http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMXQ0
Princeton held "Kognito Day" on Monday, November 11 and has trained nearly 100% of all freshmen. Kognito, an Ascend business, provides an online simulation designed to help students identify signs of psychological distress in others and intervene.
Happy Halloween from Ascend!
Want to learn more about the fascinating people who work at Ascend’s Jones & Bartlett Learning? Check out our latest “Three Questions With…” video. Here’s Anna-Maria Forger discussing what it’s like to be a Product Assistant.
Feeling fatigued mid-afternoon? Check out this recent article from NASM, which talks about how activity can give you more of a pick-me-up than another cup of coffee!
Ascend Learning launches a new business to help nurses meet CE requirements
In the spirit of Veterans Day, some Ascend Learning employees spent time volunteering at KC Stand Down last week. Stand Down helps Kansas City area homeless veterans with clothing, medical care, food and other assistance. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQu02
We're welcoming employees' kids and grandkids to Trick or Treat in the office today! One teammate, Areal Livingperson, has plenty of candy to hand out!
Several Ascend offices celebrated Diwali -the Hindu festival of lights - last week with delicious food and beautiful rangoli art!