"Why Not Us?"
Roadtrip Nation Activity Idea
Share your screen and watch a Roadtrip nation video with your mentee- it may take two or three mentoring sessions to watch an entire video. For a list of all the Roadtrip nation videos click here: https://roadtripnation.com/roadtrip/watchÂ
One of the best videos by Roadtrip nation is Why Not Us? In a joint partnership, the College Board and Roadtrip Nation brought together four first-generation college students from different parts of the country. Jenny, Jasmine, Felipe, and Johnathan explore what it means to be a first-generation college student in the one-hour documentary, Why Not Us?
The road-trippers travel throughout the United States chatting with diverse leaders, many of whom were also the first in their families to receive a college degree. These insightful conversations, shared experiences, and life lessons learned make up the First-Gen Roadtrip.
|Why Not Us? Full Length Documentary | Roadtrip Nation|While watching the video, you are encouraged to use the following viewing guide that will aid you in facilitating meaningful conversations with your mentee. Click here for the viewing guide!