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First Gen Media


January 29, 2020 | CELEBRATING & SUPPORTING FIRST-GEN STUDENTS AT TTU!

Director for Transition & Mentoring Programs, Brandon Cruz, shares the celebration and activities developed for the inaugural First Gen Week at TTU. 

November 4, 2019 | Texas Tech Hosts Inaugural 'Celebrating First-Generation Students' Week

The week celebrates first-generation students, faculty and staff, and those who champion first-generation student success.

May 1, 2019 | Texas Tech University Receives First Forward Designation 

The national honor recognizes institutions of higher education that have demonstrated a commitment to first-generation student success.

March 4, 2019 | Texas Tech to Host Second Annual 'I'm First-Gen' Summit

The summit is an opportunity for students and educators to promote access to higher education for first-generation college students.

April 25, 2018 | Texas Tech University Hosts "I'm First Gen" Summit 

This summit will include speakers and sessions focused on increasing knowledge and awareness of issues faced by first-generation college students and the support and services available to them.

First Generation Transition & Mentoring Programs