First Generation Series

First Generation Workshop Series

The Career Development Center (CDC) is excited to introduce our First Generation Workshop Series. We understand your unique challenges and opportunities and offer tailored resources and guidance to help you navigate your career path successfully.

Whether you're exploring options, seeking internships, or preparing for life after graduation, we're here to help you excel and make your family proud. Join us in unlocking your full potential on this journey to a fulfilling career.


Overcoming Imposter Syndrome in College & Beyond | Virtual

Imposter Syndrome is a psychological occurrence in which an individual doubts their skills, talents, or accomplishments and has a persistent internalized fear of being exposed as a fraud. Attend this virtual workshop that will focus on helping you overcome your own Imposter Syndrome in college and beyond.

Thursday, Feb 8, 2024, 1:00 P.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Networking Outside Your Comfort Zone | In-Person

"I do not like networking or meeting strangers, especially recruiters.” If this statement sounds like you, come to this in-person workshop to learn how to tolerate networking and even possibly enjoy it!

Wednesday, Mar 6, 2024, 12:00 P.M. - 1:15 P.M.
Career Development Center - BH250

Defeating Procrastination in Your Career Journey | In-Person

Procrastination is the action of unnecessarily and voluntarily delaying or postponing something despite knowing that there will be negative consequences for doing so. Attend this virtual workshop to learn techniques to help you overcome procrastination in your career journey.

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2024, 12:00 P.M. - 1:00 P.M.
Career Development Center - BH250

Effectively Managing Your Finances Throughout Your Career | In-Person

Attend this introductory in-person workshop to learn how to manage your current personal finances to prepare you for future financial goals and outcomes. Learn important skills that you can use today to demystify career financial planning.

Monday, Apr 29, 2024, 11:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Career Development Center - BH250