ASCEND is a national organization which aims to foster the development of leadership skills in Asian and Pacific Islander students, especially for those interested in pursuing a career in accounting, finance or business-related fields. The group seeks to be the premier national, non-profit organization dedicated to enabling its members, business partners and the community to leverage the leadership and business-potential of Pan-Asians.
Events and Highlights
All members of ASCEND are encouraged to attend events sponsored by the Brandeis ASCEND student chapter. The club holds regular lectures, workshops and networking opportunities with professionals and corporations associated with the ASCEND New England Chapter.
In the 2015-2016 academic year, ASCEND at Brandeis IBS hosted a guest speaker panel with professional in finance, consulting, accounting and real estate. The group also held a mock speed interviewing event with professionals and alumni.