Texas Tech is celebrating First-Gen Week from Nov. 8-13 to raise awareness for first-gen students. The First Generation Transition and Mentoring Programs will be hosting events throughout the week. 

 Monday, Nov. 9:

The First-Gen week kick-off will be hosted at the Student Union Building North Plaza from 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. 

There will be a self-care Zoom event with the Counseling Center from 2 p.m.- 3 p.m. 

A student panel will be hosted over Zoom from 6 p.m.- 7 p.m. 

Tuesday, Nov. 10: 

A yoga class will be hosted over Zoom from 9 a.m.- 10 a.m. 

“Real Talk with Rise: Instagram Live” will be hosted on the @TTURISE Instagram account from noon to 12:30 p.m. 

There will be a virtual student organization fair on Zoom from 2 p.m.- 4 p.m. 

“TTU First-Gen Virtual Mix & Mingle” will be held over Zoom from 6 p.m.- 7 p.m.  

Wednesday, Nov. 11: 

A meditation session will be hosted on Zoom from 10 a.m.- 11 a.m. 

“Fist-Gen REcharge: Cooking Demo” will be hosted on Zoom from 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. 

“Learning Styles & Study Skills” Zoom session will be hosted from 3:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.  

“First-Gen Future Panel: Blazing the Trail” will be hosted on Zoom from 5 p.m.- 6 p.m. 

Thursday, Nov. 12:

A yoga class will be hosted over Zoom from 9 a.m.- 10 a.m. 

"First-Gen Path to Grad School” will be hosted from 11 a.m. to noon on Zoom.  

“First-Gen Champions Institute” will be hosted on Zoom from 9:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. 

Friday, Nov. 13:

“First-Gen Photo” will be from noon to 12:15 p.m. on Zoom. Students are encouraged to wear their Tech First-Gen t-shirt for the photo. 

“First-Gen Careers w/ the Career Center” will be on Zoom from 3 p.m.- 4 p.m. 

All information from https://www.depts.ttu.edu/diversity/FGTMP/FirstGenWeek/events.php

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