Professional Development

Engaging First-Generation/Gen Z Students

Friday, February 8, 2019

Mount Wachusett Community College North Café (444 Green Street, Gardner, MA 01440)

9:00am- 3:00pm

FREE for MEOA Members, $35 for non-members

Workshops presented by Jason Zelesky, MWCC Dean of Students.

Through multiple modalities (presentations, small group work, challenges, etc.), participants will explore strategies for working with first generation students, especially those in Gen Z. This event is intended for all TRIO, GEAR UP and Educational Opportunity programs as well as those who work with first generation students.

9:00-9:30am- Registration (North Café at MWCC)
9:30-10:00am- Welcome
10:00-12:00pm- Engaging first generation/gen z students Part 1
12:00-12:45pm- Lunch
12:45-2:45pm- Engaging first generation/gen z students Part 2
2:45-3:00pm- Networking and Evaluation

Questions? Contact Sara Williams. 978-630-9297