Skip to content

Explore Your Future!

We offer what you need to achieve success. Come explore and find out why so many students have decided to call one of the colleges in the Alamo Colleges District the pathway to their future.

Not sure where to start? Our Career Assessment Tool can help.

 
Close

Welcome to ACES

Alamo Colleges Education Services is a secure portal connecting Faculty, Staff & Students to Academic Resources, Email, and other Online Resources.

Support Contacts: Helpdesk: 210-485-0555 | Weather Line: 210-485-0189

Vertical_Bar

Login to ACES

Click Here to Login
For additional information, visit the Student Logins page.

Close

St. Philip's College Library

MLK Campus: (210) 486-2330
Location: Center for Learning Resources (CLR)

SWC Campus: (210) 486-7023
Location: Building 1-C123

Vertical_Bar
Close

CIMA-LSAMP Program

Apply Now!


Earn $3,000 during the 2016 Summer Undergraduate Research Program.
During this 10 week program you will learn what it is like to be a part of a real university Science lab.

Don’t wait APPLY NOW!

CIMA Photo 08

Apply Now!


Earn $3,000 during the 2016 Summer Undergraduate Research Program.
During this 10 week program you will learn what it is like to be a part of a real university Science lab.

Don’t wait APPLY NOW!

Alamo Colleges Students at the Colloquium Symposium

What is CIMA-LSAMP?


Ciencia, Ingeniería, y Matemáticas Aliados (CIMA) is the Alamo Colleges’ Alliance was formed in the fall of 2013 when St. Philip’s College was awarded a Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Baccalaureate (B2B) Program grant funded by the National Science Foundation.

NLC student photo taken at the first annual Colloquium Symposium.

Northeast Lakeview College


NLC is one of the Alamo Colleges that is part of the CIMA-LSAMP alliance. Student photo taken at the first annual Colloquium Symposium.

NVC student photo taken at the first annual Colloquium Symposium.

Northwest Vista College


NVC is one of the Alamo Colleges that is part of the CIMA-LSAMP alliance. Student photo taken at the first annual Colloquium Symposium.

PAC student photo taken at the first annual Colloquium Symposium.

Palo Alto College


PAC is one of the Alamo Colleges that is part of the CIMA-LSAMP alliance. Student photo taken at the first annual Colloquium Symposium.

SAC student photo taken at the first annual Colloquium Symposium.

San Antonio College


SAC is one of the Alamo Colleges that is part of the CIMA-LSAMP alliance. Student photo taken at the first annual Colloquium Symposium.

SPC student photo taken at the first annual Colloquium Symposium.

St. Philip's College


SPC is one of the Alamo Colleges that is part of the CIMA-LSAMP alliance. Student photo taken at the first annual Colloquium Symposium.

CIMA Photo 02

Learning is Fun!


CIMA students attend a field trip at the Enchanted Rock and Cascade Caverns

Preferred Application Requirements:

  • Current STEM student of the Alamo Colleges
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
 
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Under Represented Minority (URM) student
 
Apply Now

CIMA-Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Program 

 

About CIMA

Ciencia, Ingeniería, y Matemáticas Aliados (CIMA) is the Alamo Colleges’ Alliance was formed in the fall of 2013 when St. Philip’s College was awarded a Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Baccalaureate (B2B) Program grant funded by the National Science Foundation. CIMA is comprised of five of the Alamo Colleges: San Antonio College, Palo Alto College, Northeast Lakeview College, and Northwest Vista College and the lead institution St. Philip's College with the mission to significantly increase the number of underrepresented student who attain bachelor’s degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

In order to achieve CIMA’s mission, a large number of initiatives, including peer mentorship, faculty mentorship, tutoring, supplemental instruction, STEM student incubator and undergraduate research.

About LSAMP

The LSAMP program assists universities and colleges in diversifying the STEM workforce through their efforts at significantly increasing the numbers of students successfully completing high quality degree programs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines. Particular emphasis is placed on transforming STEM education through innovative recruitment and retention strategies and experiences in support of groups historically under-represented in STEM discipline: African-Americans, Alaskan Natives, American Indians, Hispanic Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Native Pacific Islanders. The knowledge generation portfolio of LSAMP supported activities contributes to the body of literature on successful practices in student recruitment, retention, persistence, and attainment of STEM undergraduate and graduate degrees, especially for the previously mentioned populations underrepresented in STEM disciplines.

Read more

Acknowledgement and Disclaimer

National Science Foundation Logo"This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 1305001. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation (NSF)."


Contact Information

Maureen A. Cartledge
Vice President of Academic Success
Principal Investigator
St. Philip’s College
Executive Cabinet
Email: mcartledge@alamo.edu

Sonia R. Aguirre
CIMSA-LSAMP Director
St. Philip's College
Natural Sciences
Office: (210) 486-2442

Email: saguirre10@alamo.edu

Marsha Adrian
Co-Principal Investigator
Northeast Lakeview College
Chemistry
Office: (210) 486-5340

Email: myaklin@alamo.edu 

Susan Paddock
Co-Principal Investigator
San Antonio College
Office: (210) 486-0308

Email: spaddock@alamo.edu 

Usha Gururajarao
Co-Principal Investigator
Palo Alto College
Natural & Physical Sciences
Office: (210) 486-3372
Email: ugururajarao@alamo.edu

Dr. Claudia Verdin
Co-Principal Investigator
Northwest Vista College
Mathematics
Office: (210) 486-4271
Email: cchagoyaverdiin@alamo.edu

Facebook Icon Connect with CIMA Project!