Research + News | Topic: Commencement
May 28, 2020
Dear Youth Minister Of A COVID-19 Senior
Chelsea Kingston Erickson blogs about our graduating seniors for the Rooted Ministry blog. Read her helpful post to youth workers here.
May 27, 2020
How To Help A Student Who Just Lost Their Senior Year
Tim Elmore blogs from the Growing Leaders website about helping those graduating in this pandemic. Read the post here.
Apr 27, 2020
Reinventing Graduation: 3 Ways To Honor Milestones In The Midst Of Pandemic
This year, seniors wait in anticipation not of walking across the platform in cap and gown, but of news about what, if any, replacements will be arranged for this important rite of passage. Read the blog post from Fuller Youth Institute here.
Apr 20, 2020
With Senior Year Is Disarray, Teens And Young Adults Feel Lost. Here’s How To Help
For many young people sheltering at home means missing milestones and public recognition of their achievements. This is especially true for seniors graduating from high school and college. Read the article here.
Apr 17, 2020
The Pressures Of A 2020 College Graduate
You had it all planned out. Then, this virus came along and changed everything. Read the article here.
Jun 13, 2019
Why ‘Follow Your Passions’ Is Bad Advice For Graduates
Four countercultural insights for outgoing students. Read the article here.
Jun 10, 2016
When Millennials Go to Work
It’s graduation season, and that means millions of young Americans (Millennials) are being awarded degrees from colleges and universities across the nation, and are now heading into the workforce—many for the first time ever. But what are the unique expectations of this generation when it comes to work?
Read the research article from Barna here.
May 25, 2016
This is the season of college Commencement speeches — an art form that has seldom been memorable, but has increasingly become toxic in recent times. Read the article here.