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Students celebrate First-Generation College Student Week


Last updated 12/12/2019 at 1:18pm

Edmonds Community College and Central Washington University-Lynnwood joined Nov. 6-8 to celebrate the second annual First-Generation College Student Week. The event was part of a national celebration that occurs on the anniversary of the Higher Education Act of 1965.

"As a community college, we take pride in welcoming all who come to our campus," said Edmonds CC President Amit B. Singh. "We are especially proud of our first-generation students, whose voices and contributions enrich our campus and classrooms."

Jerod Grant, a first-generation college student who spoke at last year's event, r...

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