City College Podcast Series – First Generation College Student

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Casandra Garcia

Staff Writer

cgarcia.turtle@gmail.com

 

First-generation college students come from families without a college-going tradition. Some have parents who support their plans for college. Some, however, are pressured to join the workforce right after high school.

 

Marliz Zepeda, a City College criminal justice major, is the first to go to college in her family. Here, she tells her story to saccityexpress.com.