June 1, 2022

UW Virtual First-Gen Graduate Student Year End Celebration
Wednesday, June 15, 2022, 4 pm – 5 pm (PST)
Register (Zoom link will be emailed): https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf4jKUcBHMwnph5Ubyy__KyAQyYg6kmXXnW1fKeWA_47f2T9g/viewform

UW calendar: https://www.washington.edu/calendar/?trumbaEmbed=view%3Devent%26eventid%3D160037106

First-gen graduate students from across the University of Washington tri-campus are invited to attend this free, virtual celebration to:

  • Connect with peers to celebrate your milestones
  • Watch a special digital slide show featuring UW first-gen grad student achievements
  • Hear insights from esteemed guest speakers who are also first-gen
  • Have a chance to win an e-gift card
  • Get access to the celebration playlist on Spotify

Whether you are graduating in June or continuing your graduate studies, we welcome you! Family members and friends of attendees, as well as, UW staff and faculty are welcome.

Featured First-Gen Speakers:


  • David Reyes, DNP | Interim Dean and Associate Professor, School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership, UW Tacoma
  • Katie Malcom, PhD | Associate Director, Center for Teaching & Learning, UW Seattle


Sponsored by the Office of Graduate Student Affairs in The Graduate School, University of Washington. This event will be closed-caption. Send questions to cpinfo@uw.edu.

Learn about the UW First-Gen Graduate Student Initiative: https://grad.uw.edu/first-generation-graduate-students/