Events Calendar

New to School: Supporting First-Generation Students

First-generation college students face unique challenges that can impact their success in higher education. Simultaneously, these students have vast potential and often emerge as leaders both in higher education and beyond. So how can instructors facilitate the success of this diverse population? This workshop will guide participants in discussing the complex identities of first-generation students, the challenges these students often face, and strategies for supporting them in their higher education journey.

All workshops will be conducted via Zoom eastern time.

Please contact workshops@teaching.pitt.edu for any questions.

Dial-In Information

Please register to attend. You will receive an email with a Zoom meeting link prior to the virtual workshop.

Tuesday, July 14 at 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Virtual Event

New to School: Supporting First-Generation Students

First-generation college students face unique challenges that can impact their success in higher education. Simultaneously, these students have vast potential and often emerge as leaders both in higher education and beyond. So how can instructors facilitate the success of this diverse population? This workshop will guide participants in discussing the complex identities of first-generation students, the challenges these students often face, and strategies for supporting them in their higher education journey.

All workshops will be conducted via Zoom eastern time.

Please contact workshops@teaching.pitt.edu for any questions.

Dial-In Information

Please register to attend. You will receive an email with a Zoom meeting link prior to the virtual workshop.

Tuesday, July 14 at 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Virtual Event

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