First Generation

You’ve broken barriers as the first person in your family to enroll in college! Your next achievement is achieving success in your first career after college. We encourage you to explore the various onsite and offsite resources to get you there.

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6 Ways Joining an Affinity Group Can Boost Your Career

Advancing your career has a few established tactics, including networking, skills building, and finding mentors. Now there’s another tactic: joining affinity groups.

Affinity groups are groups of employees with a shared background or experience. For instance, an affinity group may …

By Sandi Santa Ana - Firsthand
Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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7 Wasteful Money Habits and What To Do Instead

“How did I spend my last pay check?” As an adult, you’re bound to have this question at least once in your life. 

There will also be times when you’ll feel like money is slipping through your fingers. This is …

By Magnus Eriksen
Magnus Eriksen
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How to Find Resources for First Generation Professionals

Are you a first generation professional? You may belong to this demographic without knowing that there is even a term for it. First generation professionals are those who are the first in their families to enter the professional workforce.

You …

By Mateo Sánchez Morales - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Get In Person or Virtual Support | Career Studio

Sometimes, the best resource you need is talking with a professionally trained person who can offer you guidance. This is …

Campus Resources | First Gen

Our office is a reliable resource for seeking professional support at the intersection of identity and career. Below are other …

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116 Armacost Library
1201 East Colton Avenue
Redlands, CA 92373