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Take a Break

As the semester and year rapidly come to an end, ...
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Overcoming the Resistance to Fail by

Overcoming Resistance to Failure How does an ACE Coach keep ...
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The Impact of the Four ACE Pillars

Lorita Williams has worked diligently to build a program that ...
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ACE Graduate’s Advice To Incoming Students

by Tiana Jurisic, UMass Lowell ‘21, Masters of Public Health ...
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Demonstrating Grit and Resilience in a Global Pandemic

Throughout a year of extraordinary change, we marvel at our ...
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New Year, Fresh Start

A NEW YEAR’S MESSAGE TO OUR ACE STUDENTS

Relax, Renew and Recommit Yay! The first semester of the ...
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Courage in Plain Sight

Recently one of the students I coach said, “I finally ...
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Be Part of the Change

The Fight for Equity and Social Justice

How the Four Pillars Prepare ACE Students in the Fight ...
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Self-Advocate [Communication]

Self-advocacy is referred to as the ability to articulate one's ...
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Success

Self-Correct [feedback and resources]

To “self-correct” is to correct itself when things begin to ...
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Self-Direct [Action Oriented]

In its broadest meaning, self-directed learning describes a process in ...
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A Word From our Founder: The Changing Landscape of Higher Education

Acting as both a senior administrator for a small private ...
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SELF MANAGEMENT

Self-Manage [decision-making OR responsibility and accountability]

Examples of self-management include self-monitoring, self-evaluation, and self-reinforcement. When a ...
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Four Pillars

Introduction of the Four ACE Pillars

The ACE Coaching Methodology is founded on the four ACE ...
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Fixed Mindset and Growth Mindset

Integrating the Growth Mindset into the ACE Coaching Methodology

Some years ago, I attended a three-day program with the ...
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A Holistic Approach to Guiding First Generation College Students Toward Academic and Social Success

After teaching the First Year Experience at Roxbury Community College ...
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