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5th Annual First-Generation Graduate Student Symposium

March 25 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

March 25 - 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join the Newbury Center, Duke University First-Generation Graduate Student Network, and UNC Chapel Hill Diversity and Student Success for our 5th annual symposium for graduate and professional students. The symposium will be on March 25, 2022 via Zoom. Please take a look at all the offerings we will have such as a talk with keynote speaker Rashné Jehangir, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Robert H. Beck Chair of Ideas, University of Minnesota, networking opportunities with other first-generation graduate/professional students at other institutions, sessions, and more! All times listed below are EST. Priority deadline for Boston University, Duke University, and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill first-gen grad/professional students is Friday, March 11 before it is open to other institutions.

*This Symposium is only for current first-generation graduate and professional students.  While we appreciate the support of administrators, faculty, and staff, we would like to reserve the “seats” for students in this limited-capacity virtual event.  Thank you in advance for your understanding!


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