Reaching one’s dreams: The struggles of first generation college students in the US

By Annie Lee, Northwood High School

In this episode of the Northwood Howler podcast, staff writer Annie Lee interviews senior Zeynep Karatas, a first-generation college student in the US, about her college application experience as well as other challenges that she has faced as an immigrant who moved to the US from Turkey just a couple of years ago.

This story was originally published on The Northwood Howler on April 25, 2022.