Mickey Fitch-Collins

First-Generation College Students Celebrated Virtually at UWS

Around half of UWS's students are first-generation.

SUPERIOR, Wis. – First-generation college students at the University of Wisconsin Superior were celebrated virtually on Friday. First-generation college student day is celebrated nationally each year on November 8 after the higher education act was signed 55 years ago. Around half of UWS’s students are first-generation. These first-generation students are the first in their family to go to college and…