Sharing the Triumph

“Our degrees are marked with our names. But you, family and friends, are the real MVPs of this journey.” At this year’s First Generation & Diversity Graduation Celebration, Mariel Burque (Ph.D. ’19) & 113 of her fellow first-generation graduates reflected on their triumphs — and what lies ahead. #TCHappy TC’s first-generation graduates pay tribute to their families and friends