LAS VEGAS – Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas (CASLV) is pleased to welcome NFL Raider’s fullback Alec Ingold as a guest speaker. Ingold is scheduled to speak at an outdoor student assembly and will share his personal story of overcoming obstacles and viewing adversity as an opportunity. The assembly will be held Wednesday, March 16, from 9 – 10 a.m. at CASLV’s Windmill campus, located at 2150 Windmill Pkwy, Henderson, NV 89074. There will be approximately 400 students in attendance.
“We are excited to have Alec Ingold from the NFL as a guest speaker at our Windmill campus,” said Ercan Aydogdu, executive director and CEO at CASLV. “Alec’s story is unique, but the life lessons he has learned are incredibly relatable. We are pleased that he has agreed to come and know that it will be an inspiration to us all.”
“This is another way we are supporting our students’ growth,” said Mr. Ismail, Principal at CASLV Windmill. “The strong connections our educators have with the local community makes these great opportunities possible for our students, which helps them become well rounded individuals with strong leadership skills.”
Ingold is a mentor, keynote speaker and football fullback for the Las Vegas Raiders. Prior to being drafted by the NFL, Ingold graduated from the University of Wisconsin where he studied personal finance. Ingold is a partner with AdoptUSKids and uses his personal story of being adopted to drive awareness of adoption across the country.
For more information about CASLV, visit www.caslv.org.
About Coral Academy Las Vegas
Founded in 2007, Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas (CASLV) is a STEM-focused, public charter school for grades K-12 that focuses on college preparation. The award-winning education institution serves more than 3,700 students across the valley throughout six campuses: Tamarus, Windmill, Sandy Ridge, Centennial Hills, Eastgate and Nellis Air Force Base. The seventh campus, Candence is slated to open for the 2022-2023 school year.