Sarah Poblano is a first generation sophomore Sociology major from Glendale, California. As the eldest sister of three, she struggles to find her place at Loyola Marymount University as well as keep her place at home. With symptoms of culture shock and imposter syndrome, she realizes the realities of being a First To Go student. However, recognizing her privilege as a student at LMU, she is determined to honor the many sacrifices that were made that got her to where she is now.
"First To Everything,"
First-Gen Voices: Creative and Critical Narratives on the First-Generation College Experience: Vol. 5
, Article 24.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.lmu.edu/fgv/vol5/iss1/24