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Life in the City

Fort Worth has a great downtown, amazing restaurants, museums, history, a major university, botanic gardens, and a great nightlife. It also is a great size; it’s big enough to have everything you might want, but small enough to be manageable.

In our opinion, we think it is the best city in Texas-- and apparently we're not alone in that sentiment since Fort Worth has been voted one of the "most livable cities in America."

ACE Fort Worth

Jill Ann Buettner - ACE Teaching Fellows

Hometown

Belleville, IL

Undergraduate Institution

Saint Mary's College - Notre Dame, IN

Undergraduate Studies

Major: Elementary Education

Minors: Mild Intervention and Spanish

Why did you say "yes" to serving children in Catholic schools through ACE?

I said yes to serving through ACE because I wanted the opportunity to continue learning about the world while working with children and helping them to build a love of learning through our faith community!

Rachel Figueroa - ACE Teaching Fellows

Hometown

Clifton Park, NY

Undergraduate Institution

The Catholic University of America

Undergraduate Studies

Major: Chemistry

Minor: Pastoral Ministry

If you had to pick just one word to describe your ACE experience so far, what would it be (and why)?

Rigorous! ACE has pushed me to take on the hard work of consistently evaluating and adapting myself to be a better student, teacher, community member, and friend.

 

HometownChris Rauchet

Fuquay Varina, NC

Undergraduate Institution

Boston College

 

Laura Fraher - ACE Teaching Fellows

Hometown

Rochester, NY

Undergraduate Institution

University of Notre Dame

Undergraduate Studies

Major: Spanish

Why did you say "yes" to serving children in Catholic schools through ACE?

I said "yes" to serving children in Catholic schools through ACE because they are our future and I want to be a part of forming our future!

Luke Sisung - ACE Teaching Fellows

Hometown

New Orleans, LA

Undergraduate Institution

University of Notre Dame

Undergraduate Studies

Majors: English and Political Science

If you had to pick just one word to describe your ACE experience so far, what would it be (and why)?

Growth. The ACE experience requires you to grow and learn as a student, teacher, and person.

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