First-Gen Faculty videos

Navigating college as a first-gen college student brings up many emotions and questions. Know that at SDSU you are not alone in your experience as a first-gen college student.

Click on the links below to "meet" a few of our SDSU First-Gen Faculty as they share some ways to navigate SDSU. Each faculty member also describes their own exprience as a first-generation college student and what worked for them as students.

Dr. Nathian Shae Rodriguez
Associate Professor of Digital Media 

Dr. Matthew Savage
Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies. School of Communication

Dr. Anna Kim
Associate Professor of City Planning in the School Public Affairs 

Dr. Kevin Delgado
Associate Professor of Music and Coordinator of World Music and Ethnomusicology

Dr. Ricardo Vasconcelos
Associate Professor of Portuguese