Dear Low-Income First-Generation (FGLI) Scholars

Presentation
Author:Carter, Regina, LB-Univ Librarian-GeneralUniversity of Virginia ORCID icon orcid.org/0000-0002-0307-6911
Abstract:

This presentation was provided by a former low-income, first-generation (FGLI) college student who currently serves as a librarian. It is written in the form of a personal narrative and concludes with a letter to FGLI scholars. It was shared during the University of Virginia's AL1GN Conference on March 22, 2019 and serves as a reminder to FGLI scholars that obtaining a college degree is indeed possible.

Keywords:
post-secondary education, first-generation college student, low-income college student, FGLI (first generation low income) , storytelling, AL1GN Conference, personal narrative, letter
Rights:
All rights reserved (no additional license for public reuse)
Language:
English
Publisher:
University of Virginia
Published Date:
March 22, 2019
Notes:

This personal narrative and letter was shared during the University of Virginia's AL1GN Conference on March 22, 2019.