Past Event

First-Generation Roundtable with Columbia Faculty

February 4, 2020
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Columbia School of Nursing, 560 W. 168 St., New York, NY 10032 7th floor

Join us for a roundtable discussion with faculty members sharing their experience navigating higher education as the first in their families to attend graduate school. Dinner will be served. Please note: RSVP is now closed. Those who did RSVP are asked to bring their CUID.

This event is part of the Graduate Initiative for Inclusion & Engagement within the Office of University Life and is co-sponsored by the Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement.

6-6:30 pm - Dinner will be served

6:30-8:00 pm - Panel discussion and Q&A

8:00-8:30 pm - Network and socialize with students and faculty


  • Asst. Prof. Stefan Flores, Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Prof. Tonda Hughes, School of Nursing
  • Prof. Hilda Hutcherson, Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Asst. Prof. Steven Lee-Kong, Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Asst. Prof. Micaela Martinez, Mailman School of Public Health
  • Moderator: Prof. Anne Taylor, Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons

Columbia University makes every effort to accommodate individuals with disabilities. If you require disability accommodations to attend an event at Columbia University, please contact Disability Services ([email protected] or 212-854-2388) at least 10 days in advance of the event. Requests for CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation) or sign language interpretation require two weeks' notice.

Contact Information

The Office of University Life