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FGAW: First-Gen Community Celebration ft. Actress Yvonne Orji
Tuesday, May 02, 2017 @ 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
First To Go invites you to a community celebration ft. Actress Yvonne Orji. FREE food, FREE fun, FREE admission!
What better way to celebrate First Generation College Student Awareness Week (May 1-5) then to kick it off with a community celebration?! First To Go invites you to the First-Gen Community Celebration ft. Actress Yvonne Orji on Tuesday, May 2nd.
Tuesday, May 2nd
Doors open 5:30PM
Renee & Meyer Lusking Conference Center, Centinnal Terrace
**This event is limited to the first 400 people that arrive**
Yvonne Orji is a Nigerian-American actress, comedienne and writer who continues to display her versatility and passion with each project she takes on. On television, she stars in HBO’s hit comedy series Insecure which premiered October 2016. The show follows the friendship of two modern-day black women and all of their uncomfortable experiences and racy tribulations. Yvonne stars as one of these women opposite Issa Rae, who is executive producing the show along with Prentice Penny and Melina Matsoukas.
She is also currently developing a half-hour sitcom, based on her life entitled First Gen, that Oprah and David Oyelowo are executive producing. The show is a comedy about a Nigerian girl who trades medical school for a career in stand-up comedy and the adventures that ensue after her strict African mother discovers her plans.
FREE food, FREE admission, FREE fun and FREE photo-op with our special guest!
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Sponsored by First To Go, First Year Experience & Residential Life