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Meet the 2019 ACE GNY Mentor of The Year 

Jeffrey Messinger is the 2019 ACE GNY Mentor of the year.     Jeffrey Messinger, PE, LEED AP BD+C is a Senior Associate and Project Manager/Mechanical Engineer/Industrial Designer at STV Incorporated. He is the Team Leader for Team 11 and has been involved with ACE for 16 years.     His peers recognize his attentiveness to students and commitment to making sure each and every voice is heard. He is a team player that encourages and supports fellow mentors with…

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ACE GNY Completes Another Successful Season

The ACE Mentor Program of Greater NY completed its 2018-19 mentoring season in June 2019 with the culmination of team final presentations. This year, the free after-school program had 49 mentoring teams of students exploring careers in architecture, construction, and engineering.

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ACE GNY Preparing for College Architecture Panel

The Preparing for College Architecture Panel was held on June 11, 2019 at the ACE Greater NY office in Midtown Manhattan. Panelists were guided through a moderated discussion by ACE Alumni and current Team Leader, Nadene Taylor (Beyer Blinder Belle). Students learned about the basics and expectations of Architecture school, including the vocabulary and tools needed to succeed.

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ACE GNY Preparing for College Engineering Panel

The Preparing for College Engineering Panel was held on June 12, 2019 at the ACE Greater NY office in Midtown Manhattan. Panelists were guided through a moderated discussion by current Team Leader and Mentor Committee Chair, Virginia Demske (Cerami & Associates). Students learned about the basics and expectations of several undergraduate engineering programs, including Mechanical and Civil Engineering at universities throughout Greater New York.     The panelists on the Engineering Panel: Shequana Courtney (Incoming…

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Meet the 2018 ACE GNY Mentor of the Year

Marshall was selected by his peers as “ACE GNY Mentor of the Year”; Marshall has been mentoring with ACE GNY for 12 years and is the Team Leader for Team 10. A scholarship in Marshall’s name will be awarded to a deserving student at our Scholarship Luncheon in May 2019.

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ACE Greater NY’s 24th Annual Scholarship Luncheon

On May 10th, we will be honoring industry leaders: Kenneth Holden, Mount Sinai Health System; Commissioner Polly Trottenberg, NYC Department of Transportation; and Jason Aster, NY Chapter of CoreNet. You are cordially invited to attend – sponsorships and tickets are still available.

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ACE Mentor Program National Programs

The ACE Mentor Program of America has 70 affiliates in 37 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. ACE has received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (The nation’s highest award for mentoring).

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Teams 2, 14, 20, and 51 Final Presentations

Congratulations to Teams 2, 14, 20, and 51 on the completion of the ACE Mentor Program! The ACE Mentor Program of Greater NY partners with the Department of Education, Career & Technical Education (CTE) Office to bring a unique ACE opportunity to their students. Four schools are matched up with four ACE teams to complete the 15 session program. Each team is school based, meaning the team is made up of students from the same…

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Registration for the 2018-19 ACE Season is now open

The online registration for the upcoming 2018-19 ACE Greater NY Season is now open. If you are a returning student, please log-in using the email address and password you previously used. If you are a new student, please register using an email address that you frequently check. After registering for the 2018-19 season, you will receive an email confirmation from us. Questions? Send us an email at GreaterNY@acementor.org

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2018 Luncheon Press Release

ACE MENTOR PROGRAM’S 23rd ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP LUNCHEON RAISES OVER $425,000 TO SUPPORT HIGH SCHOOL EDUCATION IN DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION   NEW YORK – May 14, 2018 – ACE Mentor Program of Greater New York is pleased to announce that the organization held its 23rd Annual Scholarship Luncheon on Friday, May 11, 2018 at the event space 583 Park in New York City. The luncheon honored Rick Cotton, Executive Director, The Port Authority of NY &…

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About ACE Greater NY

Founded in 1994 by a group of leading architects, contractors and engineers in New York City, the program has served over 65,000 students nationwide and over 10,000 students in New York alone. Today, more than 9,000 students and 3,600 mentors participate in ACE each year in 37 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico.

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