We are #firstgen! We provide access to success tips and tricks to first-generation students in our UNR campus. We upload bi-weekly and will be covering topics such as maintaining great networking skills, being interdependent, and being aware of the resources available to you.
Episode 9 - Catching Up
Hey #first gen! It's been a while since the last upload but I'm here just to check in and make sure you all are doing fine amongst the current state of our lives.. I just debreif a few new things that UNR and the First Gen Student Center are presenting. Hope to see you all soon and that the upload schedule is back to normal!
Episode 8 - Bryan Hernandez
Welcome back #firstgen! In this week's episode, I interviewed a friend of mine Bryan Hernandez. He shares his experience as a sophomore and talks about his membership and upcoming events with Nu Alpha Kappa.
Episode 7 - Sheena Harvey
Hello #firstgen! This week Valeria interviewed Sheena Harvey, associate director of the Fitness Center at UNR. She shared her story of what it was like to be a black woman first-generation student on this campus. Make sure to follow her on Instagram @sheroha!
Episode 6 - Clarissa Roman
Episode 5 - Alexander Segura Garcia
Hello #firstgen! This episode we are grateful to have Alexander Segura-Garcia be our guest. He is an academic advisor on campus and is UNR alumni as well. He talks to us about his experience of being a first-generation student and what it was like in graduate school, too.
Episode 4 - Mayte Aguiar
Hello #firstgen! In this episode, we interview a good friend Mayte Aguiar. She is a first-gen student who has overcome many hardships and has come on our podcast to share her story. Make sure to follow her on Instagram @la_mayte04!