First-Generation College Student Celebration

First-Generation Proud TRIO logo

Thursday, November 7

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | T.Skyway

  • Activities
  • Resources & Buttons
  • Refreshments
  • "Proud to be First-Gen" Wall

Sponsored by TRIO EOC, Starting Point, Career Services and the Student Support Center at Minneapolis College.

On this date, which is the 54rd Anniversary of the Higher Education Act, we, along with institutions all around the country, celebrate the presence, contributions and the experiences of first-generation college students, faculty, and staff at Minneapolis College. 

A photo gallery of this event is located here.


Below are profiles of first-generation college students who have attended or are working here at Minneapolis College.