Denison’s First Generation Network celebrates its namesake November 12, 2019 Photos by QIYUE CUI, Special to The Denisonian “Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars and to change the world.” -Harriet Tubman Alina Panek ‘20 and Esther Hernandez ‘20 decorate the walls with colorful sticky notes that list the reasons why they are proud to be a first generation college student. First gen students participate in crafts such as decorating cookies and homemade buttons. Vanessa Ocampo ‘20 and Lex Grimm ‘20 pose with their “1st Gen Proud” t-shirts. First generation college students celebrated by listing the ways in which they were proud of being the first of their generation to attend college. Students and faculty congregate in Knobel Hall to commemorate the efforts of first generation college students. Related Tags:college students, first gen, first gen college students, first generation, First Generation Network, newsletter_features About The Author The Denisonian The Denisonian represents the the majority view of the editorial board, consisting of the Editor-in- Chief, section editors and assistants. To know more about us as individuals, please scroll up and see "About Us." Add a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Add me to The Denisonian weekly update email! This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.