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We are excited to welcome you to the 2017 Teaching, Learning & Innovation Summer Institute (TLISI) at Georgetown University, May 22-25 in the Healey Family Student Center. We have an exciting programming schedule to offer you that includes innovative sessions, workshops, keynote speakers, social hours and more! Please use this tool, SCHED, to select the individual sessions you would like to attend throughout the week of TLISI. Please note—we recommend you select your sessions as soon as possible, as some sessions are capped at specific capacities! If you have any questions, please email tlisi@georgetown.edu. Thank you and we’ll see you in May!

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Tuesday, May 23 • 1:50pm - 2:50pm
First Generation Students at Highly Selective Universities - 1:50-2:50

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1:50-2:50pm - One hour session
First Generation Students at Highly Selective Universities
This panel, moderated by Jesse O'Connell from the Lumina Foundation, will include:
  • Dr. Rachel Gable, recent graduate of Harvard's Ed School and co-author of an invited publication in process with Harvard's Ed Review, which details the experiences of first generation college students at both Georgetown and Harvard.
  • Corey Stewart, Assistant Director and Student Advisor within the Georgetown Scholarship Program (GSP), a program for first gen GU students
  • A Georgetown first generation student leader
We will discuss Dr. Gable's findings and share personal anecdotes on the first generation college experience at Georgetown.


Tuesday May 23, 2017 1:50pm - 2:50pm
Social Room Healey Family Student Center