I am FIRST generation. Wichita State University. “Because of my experience as a first-generation student, missing out on unknown opportunities, it is critical that the Division of Student Affairs and I strive to connect every student, so they have someone to turn to for assistance.” Dr. Teri Hall, vice president for Student Affairs. F1RST GEN SHOCKERS.
October 18, 2021 — What is a first-gen student? A first-generation college student is defined as a student whose parents or 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.
I am FIRST generation. Wichita State University. “I learned I was first-gen in grad school. This reframed my college experience. I wasn’t dumb for not knowing the processes around me. Suddenly, it was an impressive feat of perseverance and hard work that allowed me to get my degree.” Becca Johnson, residence life coordinator for Housing & Residence Life. F1RST GEN SHOCKERS.
October 12, 2021 — What is a first-gen student? A first-generation college student is defined as a student whose parents or 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.
Image Alt Text I am FIRST generation. Wichita State University. “As a first-generation college student, I often felt like an imposter - like I didn’t belong here. It wasn’t until a professor pulled me aside and said, ‘You are meant to be here…’ then I began to think, WHY NOT ME?’” Alicia Martinez Newell, Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs, Assessment and Retention | Chair of CARE Team. F1RST GEN SHOCKERS.
October 6, 2021 — 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.
I’m FIRST generation. Wichita State University. “First-generation means first in your family to go to college. Not that you don’t deserve a quality education, lessen your gifts and capabilities, or that you’ll be lucky to survive college. You dictate what being a Shocker means, not the title ‘first-generation.’” Aaron L. Austin, Ed.D., Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students. F1RST GEN SHOCKERS.
September 30, 2021 — 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
September 23, 2021 — What is a first-gen student? A first-generation college student is defined as a student whose parents or legal guardians have not completed a bachelor's degree and students who are the first person in their immediate families to attend a four-year college or university to attain a bachelor's degree.
September 16, 2021 — What is a first-gen student? A first-generation college student is defined as a student whose parents or legal guardians have not completed a bachelor's degree and students who are the first person in their immediate families to attend a four-year college or university to attain a bachelor's degree
I am FIRST generation. Wichita State University. "I found people on campus who supported my educational journey, celebrated my successes, and guided me through my failures." Cheryl K. Miller Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Senior Assistant Dean for Academic and Staff Operations. F1RST GEN SHOCKERS.
September 9, 2021 — 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 that is the first person in their immediate family to attend a four-year college/university to attain a bachelor's degree.
I am FIRST generation. Wichita State University. "Being a first-generation college student taught me how much resilience I possessed. I was lucky my parents always supported my decisions, even though they may not have been able to advise me through the many choices and culture of higher education." Dr. Crystal Dozier, Ph.D. Department of Anthropology, Assistant Professor and Archaeologist. F1RST GEN SHOCKERS.
September 2, 2021 — 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.
I am FIRST generation. Wichita State University. "I am a proud first-generation college graduate! That year we had many graduations to celebrate, me from college, my sister from community college and my brother from high school! Our parents were supportive and helped to make it happen." Anne Marie Brown College of Fine Arts, School of Music, Administrative Officer BA, Music Education. F1RST GEN SHOCKERS.
July 8, 2021 — 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.
I am FIRST generation. Wichita State University. "A quote I often go to for encouragement is, ‘You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.’ C.S. Lewis" Dr. Elaine Bernstorf, PhD, CCC-SLP College of Fine Arts, School of Music, Professor of Music Education and Honors Faculty Fellow Wichita State Alum; PhD, Communication Sciences and Disorders, 93; MME, 78; and BME, 76. F1RST GEN SHOCKERS.
June 29, 2021 — 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.