F1RST-gen Shocker Friday: Lisa Garcia

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) is looking for individuals to join in the work. Currently seeking subcommittee members for the following:
    • Marketing
    • Faculty & Staff Engagement
    • Data & Assessment
    • Graduate School
  • Focus on first-gen: This week we highlight Lisa Garcia, MS, College of Health Professions, Physical Therapy, Associate Educator.
  • 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.