chapter  1
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Atlantic Canadian Women University Graduates

Creative Career Strategies for First Generation Women
ByMarilee Reimer

This chapter 1 follows the career paths of women liberal arts university graduates. It focusses on career outcomes for first generation women students who are the first in their family to complete a university degree, hereafter referred to as first generation students. The study was conducted as an institutional ethnography as a part of a larger study on access to student support services for undergraduates who are first generation graduates in their family.