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Understanding the First-generation Student Veteran Intersectional Identity

Virtual Live Briefings Student Success

Did you know 62 percent of student veterans identify as a first-generation college student (defined as neither parent completed a four-year college degree)? The presenters will cover the characteristics, challenges, and needs of first-generation student veterans (FGSV) and how to strategically and proactively support FGSV on campus.

Registration is free.

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About

The VA reports that 62 percent of student veterans identify as a first-generation college student (defined as neither parent completed a four-year college degree). The presenters will share information about first-gen student veteran experiences including common characteristics (through an asset-based lens), barriers to success, and proactive strategies for meeting the unique needs of first-generation student veterans. This live briefing will also share collaborative ideas surrounding First-Generation College Celebration, which is observed annually on November 8.

Learning Outcomes

Participants will:

  • understand the intersectionality of first-generation, student veteran identity;

  • recognize the characteristics of first-generation student veterans;

  • learn ways to identify and proactively meet the needs of first-generation student veterans; and

  • explore strategies to advance and improve the experiences of first-generation student veterans on campus.

Speakers