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 or 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 Elaine Bernstorf, PhD, CCC-SLP, College of Fine Arts, School of Music, Professor of Music Education and Honors Faculty Fellow. 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.