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CGSF: Common Thread

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Being a first-generation graduate student comes with uncertainties, challenges, and obstacles. At times you may feel alone in your experiences. Carolina Graduate Student F1RSTS is here to connect you with other first-gen grad students and help you find your common … Continued

CGSF Welcome Back Breakfast

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Join Carolina Graduate Student F1RSTS (CGSF) at the Graduate Student Center for breakfast and fellowship to kick off the new academic year! Meet new faces, reconnect with old friends, and learn what CGSF has to offer this semester. REGISTER HERE … Continued

In-Person CGSF: Social Identities and Academia

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Social Identities and Academia  The goal of this workshop is for participants to build community with fellow first-gen graduate students while sharing and reflecting on personal experiences around identity. Participants will build connections with peers across campus by reflecting on their social … Continued

In-Person: CGSF Carolina Connections

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Join your first-gen peers for lunch and networking at the Graduate Student Center! This will be a great opportunity to connect with other graduate students. *Please note that this is intended to be a community-building opportunity and not a grab … Continued

In-Person: CGSF Carolina Connections

Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Join your first-gen peers for an end-of-semester wind-down and lunch at the Graduate Student Center! This will be a great opportunity to reflect on the past semester, celebrate each other’s accomplishments, and relax. *Please note that this is intended to … Continued

In-Person: CGSF First-Gen Celebration Social

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Join CGSF at 401 Main as part of our National First Generation College Celebration! Come out to enjoy the company of your first-gen peers from across the university, while enjoying free appetizers outside on the patio. This is a great … Continued

In-Person CGSF & CUAB: Coffee & Donuts

Monday, November 8, 2021

To kick off this year’s National First Generation College Celebration, CUAB and DSS invite you to stop by the Graduate Student Center to grab a donut and coffee! We value and appreciate our first-generation graduate students. Join us as we … Continued