Click on the month/year to read that installment of the FUNL Newsletter.

 

Month/Year Contents
January 2021

Updates from the Steering Committee:
Five Lessons from the Fall; Thank you to Jasmine Ramón and Paolo Sanchez for their service to FUNLIn the News:
Three Ways to Create Awareness About Relief Legislation That Benefits First-Gen and Low-Income Students; Biden Makes Immigration Day 1 Priority

FUNL Spotlight:
Caitlin Goldblum, Academic Advisor, College of Engineering  

December 2020

Updates from the Steering Committee:
First Gen Week Re-cap
In the News:
Biden Pledges Support for DACA; COVID is Highlighting Disparities Between Students

FUNL Spotlight:
Eric Nguyen, Senior Assistant Director, Opportunity Scholarship and Outreach Programs

November 2020

Updates from the Steering Committee:
First Gen Week Details; Voting in the 2020 Elections
In the News:
First Gen Low Income Student Union Town Hall Summary; Who is. First-Generation?

FUNL Spotlight:
Connor Guerin, Academic Advisor, Khoury College of Computer Sciences

October 2020

Updates from the Steering Committee:
Introducing First Gen Week
In the News:
Understanding “Low-Income”; Anthony Jack and The Privileged Poor

FUNL Spotlight:
Dr. Shannon Fairley-Pittman, Associate Director, University Honors Program 

September 2020

Updates from the Steering Committee:
New FUNL Mission Statement; First Pages: Dear America: Notes from an Undocumented Immigrant” by Jose Antonio Vargas
In the News:
Learn about DACA

FUNL Spotlight:
Karin Firoza, Director, Center for Intercultural Engagement