Texas Tech University

First Gen Week: Events

Week-at-a-glance

Sunday, November 8th

  • National First-Generation College Celebration Day
    • Follow us at @ttu_FGTMP for updates, stories, & spotlights on all things First-Gen Week!
    • Share YOUR First-Gen Story on Instagram using #TTUfirstgen

Monday, November 9th 

  • First-Gen Week Kick-Off
    • 11am - 1pm | SUB North Plaza
  • First-Gen REcharge: Self Care Monday w/ the Counseling Center
  • First-Gen+ @ Tech: Student Panel 

Tuesday, November 10th 

  • First-Gen REcharge: Yoga  
  • Real Talk with Rise: Instagram Live
    • 12pm - 12:30pm | @TTURISE 
  • First-Gen Gets Involved! Student Org Fair 
  • TTU First-Gen Virtual Mix & Mingle

Wednesday, November 11th 

  • First-Gen REcharge: Meditation
  • First-Gen REcharge: Cooking Demo
  • Learning Styles & Study Skills
  • First-Gen Future Panel: Blazing the Trail 

Thursday, November 12th 

  • First-Gen REcharge: Yoga 
  • First-Gen Path To Grad School 
  • First-Gen Champions Institute 
    • 9:30am - 2pm | zoom link will be provided to registrants prior to event 
    • Open to Faculty, Staff, & Graduate Students and High School/College Access Professionals
    • No Cost 

Friday, November 13th 

  • First-Gen Photo
    • 12pm - 12:15pm | zoom link 
    • Wear your Texas Tech First-Gen T-shirt for a First-Gen "family" photo via zoom.
  • First-Gen Careers w/ the Career Center 

First Generation Transition & Mentoring Programs