‘First Steps to Success: Sharing our Stories’ Celebrates First-Generation College Students

Meet filmmaker Bettina Cecilia Gonzalez ’16, Watch Her Film, and Join the Discussion

Hartford, Connecticut, October 17, 2016 –

WHAT: Trinity's First Generation College Student Success Program is hosting “First Steps to Success: Sharing our Stories,” an evening of celebration. Enjoy dinner with administrators, staff, and other first-generation students. Meet filmmaker Bettina Cecilia Gonzalez '16 and watch her film, (Un)Privileged: The Cost of Being Poor at an Elite Institution. A panel discussion with current Trinity College first-generation students will follow the film.

WHEN: Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

WHERE: Grand Room, Admissions and Career Development Center

                        Trinity College, 300 Summit St, Hartford, CT 06106

For more information, please contact the Trinity College Office of Student Success at student-success@trincoll.edu.