Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Carolina Firsts

Roughly 20% of Carolina undergraduates are first generation college students (FGCS), meaning that neither parent has earned a four-year degree. FGCS, or Carolina Firsts as we call them, contribute greatly to the cultural and intellectual life of our community, and those such as Orlando Mendoza prove that no journey is too great when it comes to realizing a dream.

Click here to watch Orlando's story.