Workshop Sessions 2 (1:00pm - 2:00pm EST)

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Meet our Speakers

We've gathered some of the top experts in the field to discuss this topic. With years of experience between them, they're well-equipped to offer invaluable insights and perspectives.

Jessica Angeles

Jessica Angeles

FGLDI Trainer and Consultant, Class Action/Tufts University

Misael Beltran-Guzman

Misael Beltran-Guzman

College/University Staff, Colby College/Class Action

Kimberly Bennett

Kimberly Bennett

PhD Student in the Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology, MIT Health Sciences and Technology

Tiffany Carpenter

Tiffany Carpenter

Graduate Student, Northeast Texas Community College/Texas A&M University-Commerce

Juana Delao

Juana Delao

Graduate Student, MIT

Davy Deng

Davy Deng

Graduate Student, MIT

Emma Dominguez

Emma Dominguez

Undergraduate Student, Boston University

Tonya Elmore

Tonya Elmore

Undergraduate Student, Northeast Texas Community College

Elvira Garcia

Elvira Garcia

Graduate Student, NYU

Diana Grass

Diana Grass

Graduate Student, MIT

Maria Kachrimanidi

Maria Kachrimanidi

Undergraduate Student, Boston University

Maria Martinez

Maria Martinez

Undergraduate Student, Colby College

Audrey Shen

Audrey Shen

Undergraduate Student, Boston University/Migration Tales

Carmen Shurtleff

Carmen Shurtleff

College/University Faculty, Northeast Texas Community College

Omar Tantawi

Omar Tantawi

Graduate Student, MIT

Daniel Torrez-Ortiz

Daniel Torrez-Ortiz

Undergraduate Student, Boston University/Migration Tales

Workshops

The Unique (needs/experiences) of First-Gen Grad Students: Building the Road to Success - E51-315

Omar Tantawi Kimberly Bennett Diana Grass Davy Deng

Exploring Class: Intersection of Class and First Gen Identity - E51-325

Misael Beltran-Guzman Jessica Angeles Maria Martinez

Storytelling: A Tool to Empower - E51-361

Daniel Torrez-Ortiz Emma Dominguez Audrey Shen Maria Kachrimanidi

Mentoring 1st Generation Students to Success - E51-376

Tiffany Carpenter Tonya Elmore Carmen Shurtleff

Unpacking the Graduate School Application Process and Jorney - The Why & How - E51-335

Elvira Garcia Juana Delao