What is a first-gen student? A first-generation college student is defined as a student whose parents/legal guardians have not completed a bachelor’s degree. A student who is the first person in their immediate family to attend a four-year college/university to attain a bachelor’s degree. Form-a-line: Become a subcommittee member of FGCC. The First-Generation Coordinating Council (FGCC). FGCC is looking for individuals to join in the work. Currently seeking subcommittee members for the following: Marketing Faculty and staff engagement Data and assessment Graduate school Focus on first-gen This week we highlight Shirley Lefever, Ph.D., interim executive vice president and provost, College of Applied Studies, dean and professor. F1RST-gen T-Shirts are available in the RSC Shocker Store for $12. If you’re interested in being featured as a first-generation profile, contact Lydia Santiago.