The Celebration of First-Generation College Students has begun at the Truax Gallery and runs until October 24. The exhibit showcases art based on first generation college students and the experiences they encounter along the path to success. The exhibit will also be highlighting the services and support offered to first-generation students at Madison College.
Stop by to show your support and observer amazing local art. While you’re there, add a leaf to the first-generation family tree or visit the selfie-station to showcase first-generation roots!
Then, on Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 1-3 p.m., come back for the reception to meet some of these remarkable students who are taking a great academic step for their families and themselves.
This gallery show leads-up to the third annual RISE First-Generation Student Celebration. The celebration is Tuesday, Nov. 5, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.