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CGSF – 6th Annual First-Generation Student Symposium – Zoom

Friday, February 24, 2023

  Join the Boston University Newbury Center, Duke University First-Generation Graduate Student Network, and The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS, along with our new Cooperating Sponsor, the Center for First-generation Student Success, for our … Continued

CGSF – Relax, Relate, Release Professional Development

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

As a first-gen graduate/professional student, it is important to equip yourself for success. Some tools that have proven to be useful are the Relax, Relate, Release protocol. Relax: You belong here – Overcoming Fear – The Imposter Syndrome Relate: Network, … Continued

CGSF Welcome Back Bash

Thursday, January 19, 2023

Let’s kick off the New Year with a Welcome Back Bash! Join us at the Graduate Student Center for a social to start Spring semester. Meet new faces, reconnect with old friends, and enjoy refreshments. Click Here to RSVP.

CGSF: Financial Basics Boot Camp with Truist

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

Need guidance on getting your financial goals in order? Have questions on how to save while in school? Want to understand your credit score? Join us for a session and lunch with local bankers ready to share tips to help … Continued

CGSF: Common Thread

Tuesday, October 18, 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: 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