First-Gen Zone training
About the Conference
First-Gen Zone is aimed at informing, empowering and mobilizing ASU faculty and staff regarding the unique experiences of first-generation college students. First-generation students comprise 35% of the ASU undergraduate and graduate student body.
The conference will offer research-based information, tangible tips and actionable steps to all attendees.
- two keynote speakers
- concurrent sessions addressing a wide array of issues and opportunities
- a first-generation student panel sharing their stories and advice
- highlights of existing university programs and initiatives
First-Gen Zone Conference 2022 will be a free full day training held:
Thursday, February 24, 2022
Registration for the conference will open in January 2022.
First-Gen Zone is in conjunction with the National First-Generation College Celebration from NASPA.
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!
Additional ASU sponsors include:
- Access ASU
- American Indian Student Support Services
- First-Year Success Center
- Access ASU
- Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering
- Office of Applied Innovation
- Student and Cultural Engagement
- TRIO Student Support Services
- Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions