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October/November Newsletter


brittsfarm7Hello First Scholars! Most of the fall semester is behind us, we are in the home stretch. Fall break is coming up followed by finals just a few weeks later. It’s time to buckle down and get ready for the end of the year.

First Scholars has done a lot of fun things the past few months that will be highlighted below including homecoming, intramural volleyball and the Ad Astra First Generation Conference. Happy reading.




Trip to Britt’s Farm

First Scholars took a trip to Britt’s Farm during homecoming weekend. Check out everything we did in the video and picture below.

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Check out the video to see more from the First Scholars day at Britt’s Farm.

Intramural Volleyball

Some First Scholar students got together for intramural volleyball. Our team has been having a great time.

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Ad Astra First Generation Conference

In September’s newsletter we told you about the Ad Astra First Generation Conference at Wichita State that some of the sophomore students went to. Hear about their experiences in their own words below.

Featured Student

Meet Coraima Yanez.


Upcoming Events

Coming up for the rest of the semester:

First Scholars Sophomore Bowling- November 14th 8pm-9 PM

Thanksgiving Break- November 22nd-25th

First Scholars Freshman and Junior Bowling- November 28th 8:30-9:30 PM

Playback Theatre and Holiday Celebration- December 8th 5:30-7:30 PM at the Purple Mask Theatre

Finals Week- December 12th-16th

Happy Birthday to the Following First Scholars!

Taylor Underwood October 6th

Gerald Frayre October 13th

Ashley Coleman October 13th

Kaitlin Gehring October 16th

Josh Woods November 1st

Katie Arpin November 2nd

Mandie Bennett November 3rd

Brianna Jackson November 4th

Adam Koch November 5th

Simran Malhi November 7th

Jasmine William November 18th

Maggi Sherbon November 21st

Cody Price November 28th



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