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Carolina F1RSTS (First-Gen Undergrads) Advocate Training - The Graduate School’s Diversity and Student Success program

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Carolina F1RSTS (First-Gen Undergrads) Advocate Training

Thursday, December 13, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

As a Carolina Firsts Advocate, you will join a committed group of professionals dedicated to student success, appreciating the experiences of first-generation college students, and supporting students on their path to graduation. We currently have advocates from over 50 departments at UNC-Chapel Hill. Please view our list of Advocates and consider becoming an Advocate today! You can make a difference in the life of a Carolina First.  This training is open to graduate and professional students, staff, and faculty.

The training will include:

  • An overview of the experiences of first-generation college students at Carolina
  • A discussion of barriers to college completion
  • A discussion of factors linked to college persistence and completion
  • Features of effective college programs and supports
  • University resources

Please REGISTER for this workshop.  If you have any other questions, please contact Dr. Carmen Huerta-Bapat, Carolina Firsts Program Director, at


Thursday, December 13, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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Graduate Student Center
211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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(919) 962-2505