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First-Gens @ The RAC Today 5:30-7:00PM

Come out to the RAC today for fun games and sports!

Come one, come all! Meet the First-Gen Network at the RAC to enjoy some fun and fitness! We will meet at the RAC to determine what activities students will like to do. We welcome everyone to...

Posted: November 16, 2021, 9:33 AM

Brown Bag Lunch Discussions TODAY on Imposter Syndrome

Today from 12:00-1:00PM

Do you sometimes feel like you're not enough? You ever doubt your abilities or compare yourself to others? If so, you may be experiencing imposter syndrome.  Please join the First-Gen Network to...

Posted: November 15, 2021, 10:48 AM

Upcoming Events

We have some fun and useful events planned!

-Brown Bag Lunch Discussion: Imposter Syndrome(Monday November 14 from 12:00-1:00PM)- Do you sometimes feel like you're not enough? You ever doubt your abilities or compare yourself to others? If...

Posted: November 14, 2021, 7:11 PM

First Gen Graduate Student Panel

Come and hear from First-Gen Grad Students and ask questions

Hello everyone! We want to start off by saying thank you to everyone that stopped by our First-Gen Celebration table by the commons breezeway earlier today. As we continue our First-Gen week...

Posted: November 8, 2021, 8:26 PM

Upcoming Events(First-Gen Week)

We have planned lots of events to celebrate First-Gen Week!

First-Gen Day Celebration Table(Commona Breezeway) On November 8th from 10am-2pm we will be in the Commons Breezeway giving out grab and go food and drinks as well as fun giveaways for students....

Posted: November 7, 2021, 7:49 PM

Upcoming Events

Here is a list of our Upcoming Events!!

November 2nd & 3rd- First Gen Office Hours(Tuesday from 3:00-4:00Pm & Wednesday 12:00-1:00Pm)   First Generation Office Hours were designed to create a safe place for first generation...

Posted: November 1, 2021, 11:38 AM

First-Gen Mini Week

Celebrate Being a First-Generation College Student!!!

Hello Everyone! We will be having a "First-Gen Mini Week" to celebrate First-Gen day. We have planned various events to commemorate you in being the first from your family to attend college. These...

Posted: October 30, 2021, 7:59 PM

How to College

Transitioning into college is not always easy… especially if you are the first in your family to attend, if you are a part of a marginalized community, or if you regularly find yourself with more...

Posted: October 23, 2021, 9:48 PM

Office Hours Tuesday and Wednesday

We will be Having our Weekly Office Hours Tomorrow, Tuesday October 19th from 3:00PM-4:00PM and Wednesday, October 20th from 12:00PM - 1:00PM. Head over to our website at firstgen.umbc.edu to find...

Posted: October 18, 2021, 9:36 PM

Brown Bag Lunch Discussions TODAY

From 12:00 - 1:00PM

We will be having our Brown Bag Lunch Discussion Today from 12 - 1 PM. Come and be part of our discussion as we talk about various topics that could interest you.(Use the link below to be...

Posted: October 11, 2021, 9:56 AM