Events and Social Media

Spring 2021 Events 

All Empower Me First events will be held virtually for the Spring 2021 semester.

To register for our events, please click HERE


  • 15 -  Maximizing Handshake, featuring Jordan Craft 
  • 17 - The First-Gen Expereince at The U 



  • 24 - Study Tips & Learning Styles: Kahoot Trivia Night 
  • 29 - Empowered to be First: HERStory featuring Guest Speakers: 
    • Annette Herrera, Assistant Vice President, Communications 
    • Janisse Patino-Martinez, Director, HR Communications
    • Carol Reynolds-Srot, University Editor
    • Jennifer Sanchez, Director, Communications
  • 31 - First-Gen Graduation Stole Pick-up (Richter Library)



  • 1 - First-Gen Graduation Stole Pick-up (Richter Library)



  • 14 - University Undergraduate Commenecement 

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