Tag Archives: SOAR

4 Tips for Transitioning Veteran Students

 by Megan Hawker, MA, IMF #65325; ACI Clinical Specialist; Captain, Medical Service Corps; US Army Reserves  Culture shock is the catch phrase used by student veterans transitioning from military careers to college life. Stay ahead of the most common challenges with the … Continue reading

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Back to School at Any Age!

Summer’s nearly over and it’s time to bundle the kids with their obligatory teacher’s apple to the bus stop. But could it be time to hit the books yourself? Be prepared for school with this quick breakdown for parents and … Continue reading

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Exclusive Interview with Former San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders and ACI Specialty Benefits CEO Dr. Ann Clark Reveals Secrets of School Violence Prevention

San Diego, CA/August 8, 2013 – What do the decision-makers in higher education have to do with the solution to school violence? Everything. In an exclusive interview with CEO of ACI Specialty Benefits Dr. Ann Clark, former San Diego Mayor Jerry … Continue reading

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Finals Success: The Ultimate Student Resource for Winning at Finals

Freaking out over finals week yet? If you’re not, it’s a guarantee that someone you know is (and don’t be selfish, pass this link along to them!).  To make it easy, we thought we’d round up some of our best … Continue reading

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ACI Graphic Design Team Scores Platinum Honor at Hermes Creative Awards

May 14, 2013/San Diego, CA – ACI Specialty Benefits has earned the Top Platinum Award distinction for graphic design by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP) at the 2013 Hermes Awards. “It’s incredibly rewarding to be recognized by AMCP … Continue reading

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Holiday Eating is Over! 5 Ways to Control Portions

1. Break Leftovers Down: Use single-serving containers to put leftovers in to limit food intake on your next meal. 2. Say Yes to Salads: Eating a salad before lunch or dinner will help curb your appetite and give you a … Continue reading

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Holidays Away from Home: The Do’s and Don’ts

For college students who no longer live at home, the holidays can be a tricky time. Traveling is often too expensive or too inconvenient, and staying put can be just as much of a drag. But it doesn’t have to … Continue reading

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A Military Love Story: Amanda Rodgers

For the third and final installment in ACI’s 3-part series honoring veterans and how they’ve personally touched the lives of the employees at ACI Specialty Benefits. For this blog, we are featuring ACI Executive Assistant, Amanda Rodgers, whose husband Jack … Continue reading

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School After Service: A Catalyst for Veteran Reintegration

For veterans of recent wars, coming home is a complicated, unprecedented experience. Unlike the blue-collars and black-and-white TV’s that the original “greatest generation” came home to after World War II, veterans of today’s wars are returning to a fast-paced, complex, … Continue reading

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Ultimate Medical Academy Students ‘SOAR’ to Success on Yahoo News

Student success is the top priority at Ultimate Medical Academy, and they don’t just talk about it – they act on it. In an informative release on Yahoo News yesterday, the details of several enhancements to the technology, services and … Continue reading

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