'20-Somethings': Today's Changing Path To Adulthood

Jun 23, 2011


This forum explored what life is like these days for college graduates and others in their twenties. The discussion highlighted ways in which changing economic and social influences are helping to shape the expectations, experiences, and life course of today's young adults. The conversation addressed various dimensions of the transition to adulthood today, and the significance of these factors for "20-somethings", their careers, families and communities. Panelists: Dr. Arthur Jackson, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, UNC Charlotte Stacey B. Randall, founder and chief consultant, SBR Consulting Ford Quarterman, 20-Something Rabecca Delestowicz, 20-Something Resources: The Network on Transitions to Adulthood Not Quite Adults "What Is It About 20-Somethings?" The New York Times