Chapman first-gen students.

Chapman University Celebrates First-Generation Panthers

Chapman University joins higher education institutions across the nation in celebrating National First-Generation College Student Week with a series of events that kick off on Monday, Nov. 8.

Hosted by First-Generation Programs, this year’s programming aims to build community among first-gen panthers and to highlight their unique achievements and stories. All members of the Chapman community are invited to participate in the events.

National First-Gen Events include:  

National First-Generation College Student Celebration Kick-Off Breakfast

Monday, Nov. 8, 9 a.m. Argyros Forum Student Union Stage 

Professional Development Workshop

Monday, Nov. 8, 7:30 p.m, Argyros Forum 209

Financial Wellness Workshop

Tuesday, Nov. 9, 10 a.m., Online

The Power of Public Speaking

Wednesday, Nov. 10, 10:30 a.m., Argyros Forum 209C

National First-Generation College Student Celebration Cake and Ice-Cream Social 

Wednesday, Nov. 10, 12 p.m. Attallah Piazza

First-Gen Abroad Live Podcast Interview

Thursday, Nov. 12, 12 p.m., Online

Indigenous Peoples Heritage Month Meztli Tote Bag Printing Event 

Monday Nov. 15, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., Attallah Piazza

Michelle Anguka