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
  • Opportunities for students to meet with first generation MIT faculty and administrators 

You can also read about some of our other recent events to learn what we have done earlier this semester.

Faculty Lunch with Professor Scott Hughes

The First Generation Program invites you to attend its next Faculty Lunch of the semester. You will have the opportunity to meet Professor Scott Hughes, Physics. Professor Hughes' research is in astrophysical general relativity, focusing in particular upon black holes and gravitational-wave sources. His personal bio is featured on the FGP website.

Take a break from classes to sit, eat, and talk to Professor Hughes about being first gen at MIT.  Learn about his professional path after graduation and make a great MIT connection!

This lunch is limited to ten students. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to:

When: Tuesday, November 17th, 12:00-1:00pm
Where: 5-102