Kishwaukee College's First-Generation College Celebration
November 8

Kishwaukee College FGCC


2019 First-Generation College Celebration

TRIO Student Support Services & TRIO Upward Bound is celebrating first-generation students!

Learn what it means to be a first-generation college student & enjoy a student panel featuring UB Alumni & former TRIO SSS Students.

•10:00 am - 11:30 am | First Generation Tabling

•12:00 pm - 12:30 pm | TRIO SSS Student Panel

•12:30 pm - 1:00 pm | Guest Speaker"


2018 First-Generation College Celebration

The 2018 celebration included a presentation delivered by guest speaker and novelist, Jahquan C. Hawkins. He shared spoke to topics related to student success with a first-gen lens. To learn more about this event visit Facebook page.

2017 First-Generation College Celebration

In 2017, Kishwaukee College hosted an event for TRIO SSS Students. There was a video created to capture the event, and includes student interviews and sharing the first-generation student experience. Please take a moment to view the video below.