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First Generation Student Support Group (FGSSG)


The goal of this group is to provide a supportive space for First-Generation Students to explore their experiences and the unique challenges they face at Penn State. Members will have the opportunity to engage in meaningful discussions and participate in professional development activities.

The First Generation Student Support Group meets at 4:30-6:00 p.m. in 315 Grange Building on the following Mondays: 

September 11, 2017
September 18, 2017
September 25, 2017
October 2, 2017
October 9, 2017
October 16, 2017
October 23, 2017
October 30, 2017
November 6, 2017
November 13, 2017
November 27, 2017
December 4, 2017

This is an identity-based group, meaning only students who identify as first generation students may attend. Additionally, information disclosed during these private meetings is considered confidential.

For more information, please contact the FGSSG Group facilitators:

Annie Poet, Psy. D,
Trisha Phillip, B.A.

or call the Multicultural Resource Center office at 814-865-1773