Colgate Honors First-Generation Students With Events, Community Service, and a Career Services Workshop

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The First@Colgate program was proud to sponsor a slate of events in recognition of Colgate’s first-generation students as part of the National First-Generation College Celebration

Faculty, staff, and students joined in celebration on campus and on social media Nov. 4 through 10 (#ProudToBeFirst,  #FirstGeneration). 

Proud To Be First Events

  • First Friday Bowling Night in Sherrill, N.Y.
  • Colgate Caretakers Community Service Project
  • Virtual art showcase on social media (@Firstatcolgate on Instagram)
  • Women’s Basketball First Gen Night
  • National First-Generation College Celebration Day Reception
  • Marketing Me Career Services workshop