Career Questions tagged First Generation

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Merenda M. Jan 20, 2018 255 views

With Being a First Generation College Student, Who Can You Talk to for More Information?

My family has never went to or completed college. This means that it is impossible to get help from them. What can I do to get help? #first-generation #help...

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Briana P. Dec 24, 2016 518 views

Am I making the right choice with my major?

My name is Briana and I am a college freshman. I have recently finished my first semester and am confused. I had previously asked about possible major options, and had thought I was sure, but there's all types of doubts that come up with each choice. I had talked with one of the career advisors...

#college-major #japan #choosing-a-major #first-generation #engineering #mathematics #computer-animation #animation #psychology

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Briana P. Jun 24, 2016 553 views

What do I do if I suspect that one of my parents is unsupportive of me going to college?

As a current high school graduate, I'm looking forward to starting off at my community college this fall. I finished registration and got my financial aid straightened out, and FAFSA looks like It could really help me. During my spare time< I scroll online for any scholarships that could...

#financial-aid #college #community-college #first-generation #teaching #psychology

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Shakuan F. Jun 04, 2016 799 views

How does one become an expert in their field of work? (Maybe provide specific tips!)

As college students, we recognize that we must be distinguishable in our field, but many of us, especially those who are first-generation college students, are unsure of how to do so. Please expand on what individuals can do to become more experienced other than doing internships and working in...

#careers #expert #first-generation #career #mathematics