FGP offers a variety of events throughout the year, including:

  • Academic and professional networking opportunities
  • Dinners and other social events
  • Presentations by first generation speakers
  • Community service and volunteer initiatives aimed at supporting prospective first generation students
  • Opportunities for you to meet with first generation MIT faculty and administrators

FGP Alumni Dinner

On October 30th, the FGP held its annual Alumni Dinner, an event that provides an opportunity for current first-generation students to meet and mingle with MIT alumni who were the first in their family to graduate from college. Alumni guests included software engineers, technology consultants, physicians, and MIT professors.

   FGP Alumni Dinner photo

FGP Alumni Dinner, Shoey   FGP Alumni Dinner, Audience