Tue. May 1, 2018 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Salon A, Marriott Crystal Gateway
This session will explore the experiences of first-generation students, including their sense of identity and retention.
Mrs. Ryan Nicole Meadows and Dr. Kelly J Cross
Beliefs and Behaviors of First-generation and Low-income Students in Early Engineering Courses
Dr. Jennifer Blue (Miami University), Brielle Johnson (Miami University), Dr. Amy Summerville (Miami University), and Dr. Brian P. Kirkmeyer (Miami University)
Understanding How Engineering Identity and Belongingness Predict Grit for First-Generation College Students
Dina Verdín (Purdue University, West Lafayette (College of Engineering)), Dr. Allison Godwin (Purdue University, West Lafayette (College of Engineering)), Dr. Adam Kirn (University of Nevada, Reno), Dr. Lisa Benson (Clemson University), and Dr. Geoff Potvin (Florida International University)