ACE ALUMNI

As her Senior Capstone project for Abington Friends School, Kayla Brown (ACE Alumna) decided to focus on the creative endeavor of installing two Little Free Library boxes in Montgomery County, a suburb of Philadelphia. “I decided to try something new and different and stretch myself beyond an internship or volunteering,” explained Brown.  “Senior Capstone is a...

Breanna Sheeler came to the ACE Mentor Program in her senior year of high school.  This normally would not be all that unusual except that the program was not offered at Boyertown Area Senior High, the school she attended. Through Boyertown’s Technology Student Association (TSA), part of the District’s STEM program, Sheeler was able to work...

ACE Mentor of Greater Philadelphia is fortunate to have a selection of alumni who have returned to share their experiences and knowledge with current students.  Team 15 is lucky enough to have two.  Jennifer Yun (JKRP Architects) and Ajin Fatima (City of Philadelphia, Streets Department) both jumped at the opportunity to join JKRP’s all-female ACE...

Part of the mission of the ACE Mentor Program is to support our students in their continued advancement into the industry. One way of supporting them is to provide scholarships for their post-secondary education or for their training in a skilled trades program. The ACE Mentor Program of Eastern PA offers various scholarships to High School...

Jason Jiang graduated from Philadelphia University (now Jefferson) in May 2017 with a Bachelor of Architecture and a minor degree in visualization and multimedia. Before PhilaU, Jason attended Northeast High School in Philadelphia where the ACE Mentor Program shifted and shaped his career path. Early in his senior year, Jason approached his high school counselor for...