The Class of 2020: Redefining the Future of Work by the Generation that Graduated under Lockdown

Poornima Luthra

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Abstract

It is graduation season on university campuses around the world. While graduates have received encouragement, empathy, and valuable words of advice from virtual commencement speeches by President Obama, Malala Yousafzai, Oprah Winfrey, Sundar Pichai, David Chang and Bill Gates, this is certainly no normal year for these graduates. These students, the classes of 2020, have completed their degrees having written and submitted their final dissertations and exams under lockdown, completed oral defences online and with an uncertain future waiting for them.
Original languageEnglish
Publication date10 Jun 2020
Place of PublicationSan Francisco
PublisherMedium
Publication statusPublished - 10 Jun 2020

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