Working Groups

First2 Network Working Groups collaborate to work on systemic issues that impact all, and in particular, first generation, students’ persistence in STEM majors. All of our Working Groups meet at least once a month, virtually. Four times a year, the virtual meetings are replaced by more intensive face-to-face convenings. Two of these meetings generally coincide with our state-wide meetings. Travel and subsistence for face-to-face meetings are covered by the Network.

Some working groups were called out in our initial NSF proposal, and others have formed to tackle targeted needs of the network. Working groups can be created or dissolved as the network advances. Current working groups include: