Allegheny College's First-Generation College Celebration
November 8

2019 First-Generation College Celebration

The week leading up to November 8, Allegheny College will be hosting a First-gen alumni panel, third- and fourth-year first-generation student panel, as well as daily giveaways for our first-generation students leading up to our mutli-institutional First-gen workshop day, where Dr. Eve Hudson will serve as the guest speaker/workshop facilitator. First-gen students from four neighboring institutions will join the workshop in learning, networking, and celebrating.

2018 First-Generation College Celebration

In 2018, Allegheny College hosted a dinner for first-generation college students on November 8. First-generation students were also recognized during the graduation celebration and were each awared a gold "We're First" Allegheny alumni pin.

2017 First-Generation College Celebration

Allegheny sponsored a poster and wrist band campaign highlighting first-generation faculty and staff, acknowledging the achievements of our first-generation students. Also, Allegheny College hosted a first-generation conference in 2017 continuing to raise awareness and promote evidence-based practices to support students.


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