Join the University of Minnesota Rochester from November 6-10 as we celebrate the presence and experience of first-generation college students, faculty and staff on campus! Educate yourself about the experiences of first-generation college students and how those impact their academic journey.
Events at UMR:
Monday, November 6
12:15-1:45 p.m. - USquare 322
First-generation students are invited to this casual conversation to gain tips and advice from other UMR students who have created success through navigating their own first-gen journey. Lunch will be provided. RSVP not required, but appreciated.
Tuesday, November 7
6-6:30 p.m. - USquare 397
Stop by for cider and cookies and meet other first-gen students on campus. Stay afterward to join an artistic program with musician Annie Mack!
Wednesday, November 8
1-3 p.m. - USquare 3rd floor
Take a selfie with Rockie (1-2 p.m.), receive a free t-shirt for first-gen students and grads and take a first-gen quiz to win a prize!