Student Success Summit

This year’s summit titled Practical Strategies to Cultivate USD First-Generation Student Success was a continuation of the Practical Strategies for Faculty and Staff workshop and aimed to refine those broad ideas into achievable goals for individual attendees, relevant to their specific job duties and interests.

  • Highlights and trends of USD's first-generation student population and their intersecting identities
  • Keynote by Dr. Lisa Nunn, Associate Professor in Sociology, USD, focused on her upcoming book College Belonging: How First-Year and First-Generation Students Navigate Campus Life
  • Dialogue on how to better support first-gen students and key takeaways