First Voice Generation

First Voice Generation

Date and Time

Thursday, September 21, 2023 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM


2215/2216 Kirkhof Center


Movie screening and panel discussion with the filmmaker Cynthia Martinez.

First Voice Generation follows the stories of three Latino high school students in Holland, Michigan, during an unprecedented global pandemic year. Each student struggles with their identity growing up in a historically Dutch community, feeling that they don't belong because they are children of Mexican immigrants. They each dream of being the first in their family to go college, but a year of challenges ensue with virtual learning, and the realization that the cost of affording college seems impossible

Pizza and beverages will be provided.

This event has been tagged as firstvoicegeneration, hhc, and oma.


For more information, please visit: Hispanic Heritage Celebration


Office of Multicultural Affairs at 616-331-2177 or [email protected].

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