Panel: Navigating the Academic Job Market as 1-Gen

Join us during Graduate Student Appreciation Week for a panel discussion on being 1st-Gen on the Academic Job Market. Our awesome panelists will share their experiences! Organized by Duke F1rsts and the Graduate School.

See you on April 3 in the Bolton Family Tower Room at 10 am for some good discussion and breakfast! We will share some appreciation gifts (cool Duke F1rsts notebooks)!!

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2nd Annual Duke-UNC First-Gen Grad Student Symposium

Join us for our 2nd Annual Duke-UNC First-Gen Grad Student Symposium!

It’s our biggest event of the year and we look forward to seeing you there!

Workshops to discuss imposter syndrome and fostering resiliency as well as a growth mindset. Learn how to weave these moments into your narrative and to translate them professionally into networking opportunities. Develop a narrative/pitch based on your values and strengths, rooted in your first-gen identity.

We will be organizing a carpool. Join us!  Register here: