Join CBS, the University of Minnesota and colleges across the U.S. as we celebrate the presence and experience of first-generation college students, faculty, and staff on campus! The national First-Generation College Celebration Day takes place on November 8, the anniversary of the Higher Education Act of 1965. We celebrate all week, Nov 4 - Nov 8. Be sure to see the full list of activities across campus.
5-7 p.m. | Appleby 41 | Starting with U - Dialogue Circle ft. MCAE Ambassadors
12-1 p.m. | Appleby 169 | CBS Indigenous Students & Students of Color Affinity Group
8-9 a.m. | Appleby 176 | First Gen Art Stories
11 a.m. - 2 p.m. | Coffman Mississippi Room | Catch Your Breath with OTE
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. | Appleby 169 | CBS Commuter Student Lunch Break
5-8 p.m. | Appleby 176 | MCAE Celebrates 1st Gen Students: Snack Break and Check In
8 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Coffman 315 | You’re KIND of a big deal!
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. | 2-565 Moos Tower | Pre-Health Students Celebrate National First Gen Day!
12:00 - 12:30 p.m. | Northrop Plaza | First Gen Group Photo