Although first-generation college students are the first in their family to attend college, they are not alone. There are many first-generation college graduates who have successfully overcome challenges and risen to leadership in their fields. They share their wisdom, give back to the community and serve as an inspiration to all. Here are some success first-generation stories to share as you craft your own.
These stories include: Ursula Burns, former CEO of Xerox, Ruth Bader Ginsberg, former Supreme Court Justice, Sonia Sotomayer, Supreme Court Justice, Leana Wen, Physician, and Indra Nooyi, business woman
To read their stories see HERE