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First Generation Initiatives


With a two-year $100,000 grant from the Louisville-based Gheens Foundation, the University of Kentucky is launching a pilot initiative entitled 1G2UK focused on improving retention and graduation rates for first-generation college students from Jefferson County.

Join us for our 2014 kickoff reception prior to the Louisville “see blue.” Preview Night on Thursday, September 4, 2014, at 5:30 p.m. in the Kentucky Expo Center. To RSVP, please email UK’s Jefferson County Recruiter Asia Payne.