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First2 Network is an expanding group of people and organizations across West Virginia that seeks to improve STEM persistence among rural, first-generation, and other underrepresented college students so that they – in turn – can contribute to an innovation economy in our State.

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Latest First2 Network news and announcements

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  • First2 Senior Abby Sine named to Order of Augusta
    Each spring West Virginia University bestows it highest undergraduate honor, the Order of Augusta, to its most outstanding seniors. Abby Sine, a founding student member…
  • First2 Network Podcast
    In response to a need to better communicate what we’re learning and how we’re learning it, our evaluation team, in partnership with Student Leader Josiah…
  • Have you heard about Impact Fellowships?
    Generation WV is a state-wide organization dedicated to attracting, retaining, and advancing young people in the Mountain State. One of their signature programs is the…
  • STEM Undergraduate Outreach Specialist AmeriCorps Opportunity
    The First2 Network, in partnership with the Pulsar Search Collaboratory and the Green Bank Observatory, is sponsoring a 6-month AmeriCorps position (beginning in March, 2021).…

Sep 2021

Staff and Americorps Check-In – Sep 17 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Staff and Americorps Check-In – Sep 17 at 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
All Students Meeting – Sep 19 at 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
First2 Steering Committee – Sep 21 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Leadership Team Meetings – Sep 21 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Steering Committee Meeting – Sep 21 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Leadership Meeting – Sep 21 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Backbone Meeting – Sep 23 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Upcoming First2 Network events and opportunities

Learn how to Start an Undergraduate Research Program at your Institution, November 10 6-7 PM

Join First2 Network Leaders Michelle Richards-Babb and Micheal Fultz for this informative session. Registration is required.