First Generation College Student Advising Community Resources

First Generation Resources in the Clearinghouse

On-line Resources:

Current Research Update:

First Gen Articles, Reports, Publications


Past First Generation Virtual Recordings

NACADA First Generation Advising Community Writing A Conference Proposal Workshop
Friday, February 11, 2022
Presented by Research Subcommittee, Team Lead Jackie Thomas-Miller
NACADA Region 5: "How To Write A Conference Proposal" presented by Sara Howard

Master Class Virtual Session for Student Affairs Professionals who work with First Generation Students sponsored by Circle of Change Leadership
Higher Education advising professionals who work with first gen students share a variety of strategies and best practices as well as professional development resources to use to position their students for personal, academic, leadership, and career success. 

Circle of Change Leadership Experience First Generation Student Spotlight Series
During the COC First Gen Career Conference in November, seven first generation student professionals participated in a video interview sharing their collegiate and professional experience and insights as a first generation student. 

Insights From First-Gen Students Virtual Event Recording
Hosted by The Chronicle of Higher Education
Monday, December 13, 2021, 2 p.m. EST

The Lessons from Making First Gen a Priority Recording

Hosted by The Chronicle of Higher Education
Tuesday, November 9, 2021, 2 p.m. EST

First-Gen Scholars Book Publishing Webinar 
Hosted by UC Press & UC Collaborative of Humanities Centers & Institutes
Jan. 21, 2022 - 12 - 2 p.m. PST
Panel discussion to help first-gen scholars learn about the book publishing process.
Webinar Recording 
Webinar Resource Links: 

First Generation Symposium
Flying First, First-Generation Symposium 
Hosted by Rowan University
Wednesday & Thursday, Feb 2 -3, 2021 
Click here for more information about sessions, guest speakers
Symposium session recordings, Click Here


WNYAdvising Annual Conference
Wednesday, February 16, 2022 from 9 a.m. -3:30 p.m. EST
Virtual and FREE

Virtual First-Generation Symposium
Hosted by North Carolina Community College System and NASPA, Center for First-Gen Student Success
Friday, March 4, 2022 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. EST
For more information- contact