November 13, 2018

First Generation Student Day

Photo caption: Kishwaukee College celebrated First Generation Students Day on Thursday, November 8. The event was sponsored by TRiO SSS with Student Activities and TRiO Upward Bound. Pictured is TRiO Upward Bound student, Uriah Hegwood of DeKalb, and guest speaker, Jahquan Hawkins. Hawkins is the author of "Finding My Way," a book about navigating through college successfully; he spoke at the event from 11:30-12:30 pm in the Kish Cafe on campus. The event was attended by Kish students and staff as well as DeKalb High School students in the TRiO Upward Bound program.