October 27, 2022

Wednesday, Nov. 2, 4–5 p.m.
Room 145, HUB (Google map), Seattle campus

Send questions: uwgsa@uw.edu
Register for this event.

This is event is free. Dinner will be provided.

The UW honors National First-Gen College Celebration every early November. In recognition of this tri-campus occasion, *first-gen graduate students* are invited to this fall welcome event!

*A first-gen graduate student is in the first generation of their family to earn a Bachelor’s degree—and currently working towards a graduate degree.
Guest Speakers:

  • Dr. Katie Malcom, Associate Director for the Center for Teaching & Learning and Affiliate Faculty in English.
  • Kentrell Owens, 3rd Year Ph.D. Student in Computer Science & Engineering.
At this event, you will:

  • Hear insights and perspectives from UW first-gen staff and grad student guest speakers
  • Learn about strategies that will support your success in grad school
  • Build community with first-gen peers from across the disciplines
  • Enjoy dinner
This event is sponsored by Graduate Student Affairs in The Graduate School.