COUNSELING & PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES (CAPS)
First-Generation Student Resilience & CAPS Staff Recognition
CAPs will be presenting a short video for this event. In this video, CAPS will discuss First Generation Student Resilience. This short video will also recognize some of CAPS’s staff members who identify as First-Generation College Attendees.
Contact: Sonaly Silva. Licensed Psychologist/ Chair of CAPS Diversity Committee at CAPS
DIVISION OF HEALTH SCIENCES
11/9 @ Noon & 11/13 @ 1PM
First Generation UNLV Groundbreakers Podcast
The Division of Health Sciences is here to celebrate first-generation students. We highlighted several students through our Groundbreakers Podcast to tell their stories and promote unity within our UNLV community.
Contact: Sharon Jalene, Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Affairs
New Gen Podcast: By First-Gens for First-Gens
First-Gen Student Employees of the University Libraries will share their podcast series as part of First-Generation Celebration Week.
Contact: Rosan Mitola, Interim Head, Educational Initiatives
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
11/12 @ 11AM
UNLV School of Medicine First-Generation Members
Please meet our Medical team members and learn about their story to become a Doctor.
Location: Virtual Recording
Contact: Roberto Aguayo, Diversity Coordinator, School of Medicine
SCHOOL OF NURSING
11/9 @ 10AM
SON First-Generation Recognition
The School of Nursing will celebrate all of its first-generation students, faculty and staff through a video celebration.
Location: Video (TBA)
Contact: Joseph Gaccione, Communications & Outreach Specialist
Available Now on YouTube
UNLV First-Generation Interviews
The Intersection conducted a series of interviews to collect the stories of our students, faculty, and staff who are first in their family to pursue higher education opportunities. Check out their inspirational stories.
Location: The Intersection’s YouTube First-Gen Channel
Contact: Harriet Barlow, Executive Director