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The Trouble with Being First: Stories and Advice from First Generation Students
Episode 93rd December 2021 • Real Talk: A Diversity in Higher Ed Podcast • Southern Connecticut State University
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When you don't have someone to guide you, transitioning to college can be a stressful and isolating process. From finding resources and navigating the college admissions process to learning to ask for help, this week we unpack the hidden pressures and burdens on students who are the first in their family to attend college, and get some advice from fellow first gens Dr. Diane Ariza and a variety of Southern students.

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