First Generation Film Screening, Thurs 2/21

First Generation Film Screening, Thurs 2/21

First Generation Film

SCREENING OF "First Generation," an award-winning film narrated
by Blair Underwood
Hosted by First Graduate

This documentary tells the story of four high school students who set out to break the cycle of poverty by pursuing a college education.

Shot over the course of three years and featuring some of our nation's top educational experts (Richard Kahlenberg, The Century Foundation; J.B. Schramm, College Summit; Dr. Bill Tierney, University of Southern California), this 95 minute film explores the problem of college access faced by first generation and low-income students and how their success has major implications for the future of our nation.


  • Location: Admissions Presentation Room, University of San Francisco
    2130 Fulton Street San Francisco, CA 94117
  • Date/Time: Thursday, February 21st, 2013
    6:45pm - 9:15pm 
  • Directions & Parking: Main Building, Office of Admissions
    University of San Francisco. View the map, and parking instructions.

RSVP by Tuesday, February 19th to Terri Forman, Director of Development, 415-561-3469 or via email. Refreshments will be provided. This film is not rated, but is suitable for children. 

We hope you'll join us to watch this award-winning film! 


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