Millersville University of Pennsylvania's First-Generation College Celebration
November 8


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2020 First-Generation College Celebration

Millersville University's Student Access and Support Services office is hosting a week-long celebration with programming that welcomes, supports, elevates, and brings the first-generation student community together. The week-long events will capitalize on last years' events by continuing to bring awareness to the campus community of the importance of the first-generation population. The University will continue to promote campus-wide support for students, staff, faculty, and administrators. Millersville University of Pennsylvania will host their First-Generation Celebration from November 8, 2020 - November 13, 2020.

The events include an affirmation balloon release on November 8th, First-generation Breakfast grab and go on November 9th; Virtual First-generation Resume workshop and a Painting event on November 10th; Prayer Mapping and Mental Health awareness workshops on November 11th; a Mask and Sanitizer drive on November 12th; a First-generation Tri-Alpha Meet up opportunity; and First-generation Social Media spotlights on November 13th.

2019 First-Generation College Celebration

Millersville University's Marauders First is hosting a week-long celebration on programming that welcomes, supports, elevates, and brings first-generation students community together. The week-long events will bring awareness to the campus community on the importance of the first-generation community and promotes campus-wide support for students, staff, faculty and administrators.

The week’s events include a first-generation athletic recognition at the home football game, first-generation breakfast celebration, first-generation and faith opportunity, first-generation wellness that includes yoga, flu shots and opportunities to talk about stress management, first-generation graduate fair, as well as a national honor society for first-generation student celebration (Tri-Alpha) and induction ceremony.

The week will culminate with a photo booth and celebration in the student memorial center on November 8, which is the National First-Generation College Celebration day. The latest University President Update highlighting the week-long celebration.

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For the latest updates on this celebration, follow @Firstgems_Ville on Instagram, and @Villesaem on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter and use #MaraudersFirst and #MUFirstGeneration to show your support!